• Djokovic beats Wawrinka to reach Australian Open final

    January 30, 2015, 8:16 pm , By Web Monitoring Desk

    Top seed Novak Djokovic today defeated defending champion Stan Wawrinka in another dramatic five-set contest to reach the Australian Open final. The Serb won 7-6 (7-1) 3-6 6-4 4-6 6-0 - the third year running they have played five sets at Melbourne Park. Djokovic, chasing a fifth Australian Open title, will play Britain's Andy Murray in the ...

  • Mattek-Sands and Safarova win women's doubles title

    January 30, 2015, 2:03 pm , By Reuters

    Melbourne- American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and her Czech partner Lucie Safarova won their first grand slam women's doubles titles at the Australian Open on Friday with a 6-4 7-6(5) victory over China's Zheng Jie and Taiwan's partner Chan Yung-jan. The unseeded Mattek-Sands and Safarova beat five seeded pairings to win the title on Rod Laver Arena, ...

  • Indian cricket team collapses after 200 against England

    January 30, 2015, 1:27 pm , By Reuters

    Perth- Ajinkya Rahane hit a patient 73 before England skittled out India for 200 in their crucial one-day tri-series match at Perth today. Rahane added 83 runs with opening partner Shikhar Dhawan (38) in 20 overs before the wheels fell off the Indian innings in what is virtually a semi-final contest with the winners taking on Australia in Sunday's ...