Category: Tennis

Wozniacki still in frame for return to No. 1, 6 years later

AP Published 11:04 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 | Updated 11:19 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki, left, is congratulated by Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands after winning their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)(Photo: The Associated Press) MELBOURNE, Australia…

Australian Open: A lookahead to Saturday, recap of Friday

AP Published 8:37 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates after defeating Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)(Photo: The Associated Press) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick glance at the Australian Open: LOOKAHEAD TO SATURDAY…

Australian Open: Maria Sharapova finds her groove, faces Angelique Kerber in big match

Sandra Harwitt, Special to USA TODAY Sports Published 8:23 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 Russia’s Maria Sharapova celebrates beating Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova in their women’s singles second round match on day four of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on Jan. 18.(Photo: SAEED KHAN, AFP/Getty Images) MELBOURNE — It is notoriously believed that the…