Belinda Bencic celebrates her victory over Venus Williams in the Australian Open at the  Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

Top-seed Rafa Nadal and world number three Grigor Dimitrov progressed to the second round of the Australian Open with easy victories on Monday while t(...)

Andy Murray of Britain plays a forehand in his first round match against Illya Marchenko of the Ukraine on day one of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park. Photo: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Andy Murray was relieved rather than elated to come through a ragged opening match in his 12th Australian Open campaign, beating the determined Ukrain(...)