ALEX EALA and partner Priska Madelyn Nugroho barged into the finals of the Australian Open juniors doubles finals following an upset of top seeds Kamilla Bartone and Linda Fruhvirtova in the semifinals on Thursday in Melbourne.Eala and Nugroho rallied from a ...
Jan 30, 2020
ALEX Eala was quick to make up for her early exit in the girls singles of the Australian Open juniors tournament.The 14-year-old Filipina and Indonesian partner Priska Nugroho advanced to the semifinals of the girls doubles Wednesday after beating ...
Jan 29, 2020
MELBOURNE, Australia - Smoke haze and poor air quality from wild fires temporarily suspended practice sessions for the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Tuesday.Tennis Australia said in a statement it hoped to get the qualifying tournament underway later Tuesday and that ...
Jan 14, 2020
FILIPINA tennis prodigy Alex Eala secured a spot in the main draw of the Australian Open juniors championships after making it to No. 9 in the latest ITF World Juniors ranking.The first grand slam tournament of the year features the top ...
Jan 12, 2020
MELBOURNE, Australia - Not everyone was happy in the biggest crowd to watch a basketball game in Australia.Kemba Walker scored 23 points to lead the U.S. over Australia 102-86 on Thursday before a crowd of 51,218 at a stadium ...
Aug 23, 2019
MELBOURNE, Australia - Kemba Walker scored 23 points and Myles Turner added 15 to give Team USA a 102-86 win over Australia on Thursday in a World Cup warm-up game.The attendance at Marvel Stadium, which normally hosts football, cricket and ...
Aug 22, 2019
MELBOURNE, Australia - Alessandra Krstine "Ella" Nagayo won the 2018 School Sports Victoria Junior State Finals with a 75 at the Gardiners Run Golf Course.Representing Rowville Secondary College, the 14-year old Nagayo earned a spot in the Under 15 Victoria State ...
Jun 10, 2018
YOUNGSTERS Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas have been handed the point guard reins for Gilas Pilipinas' World Cup qualifier against powerhouse Australia on Thursday with longtime leader Jayson Castro and Jio Jalalon out injured.Chot Reyes made the announcement on Wednesday ...
Feb 21, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Roger Federer won his 20th Grand Slam singles title with a 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Marin Cilic in the Australian Open final on Sunday.Back where his career resurgence began last ...
Jan 28, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - ­Roger Federer and Marin Cilic found themselves on vacation in the Maldives at the same time back in November and tried to give each other space for a couple days, given it was at the tail-end of a long ...
Jan 27, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - French player Alize Cornet has called for the extreme heat policy at the Australian Open to be re-evaluated after she said she nearly fainted in the broiling temperatures during her third-round match Friday at Melbourne Park.The tournament&# ...
Jan 19, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Andy Murray underwent surgery on his right hip on Monday and said he hopes to be back playing in time for Wimbledon.The former No. 1-ranked Murray, a three-time major winner, has not played a competitive match since ...
Jan 9, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Top-ranked Rafael Nadal will make his return from injury in the Tie Break Tens event in Melbourne on Jan. 10.Nadal previously withdrew from the Brisbane International and Fast4 event in Sydney while recovering from a knee injury. Organizers ...
Jan 1, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Roger Federer has won his 18th Grand Slam title and put some extra distance on the all-time list between himself and Rafael Nadal, the man he beat 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 in a ...
Jan 29, 2017
MELBOURNE, Australia - Roger Federer relied on his Grand Slam experience during the most important points to beat Noah Rubin, 7-5, 6-3, 7-6 (3), on Wednesday, maintaining his record of never failing to reach the third round at the 18 ...
Jan 18, 2017
MIGUEL Tabuena flies the Philippines' colors anew after seeing action in the Rio Olympics, teaming up with Angelo Que as they vie for honors in the World Cup of Golf in Melbourne.The 22-year-old Tabuena and 37-year-old Que, ...
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Nov 23, 2016
MELBOURNE, Australia - Fernando Alonso thanked the advances in Formula One technology for being able to walk away from a horrific crash at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.About a third of the way through the race, the right front tire on ...
Mar 20, 2016
MARIA Sharapova's woes have mounted after Nike announced it has suspended its relationship with the five-time Grand Slam champion on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) following her admission that she failed a drug test at the Australian Open."We are ...
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Mar 8, 2016
LOS ANGELES - Maria Sharapova's tennis career and Olympic hopes are in jeopardy, and she claims it's all because she failed to click on a link in an email that would have told her to stop taking meldonium.The ...
Mar 7, 2016
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