Women’s doubles top seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis began their Australian Open campaign in style. On the other hand, Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea disappointed the home fans by defeating Omar Jasika and Nick Kyrgios of Australia to make way to the second round. Mirza, Bopanna dominate in first round of Australian
Andy Murray and Lleyton Hewitt scored incredible wins in the Davis Cup to help their countries reach the semi-finals. Meanwhile, as other top players were absent from the regular tour circuit, Rajeev Ram, Anna Karolina Schmiedlova and Johanna Larsson won titles as we recap the week in international tennis. Great Britain and Australia Reach Davis
A quartet of Wimbledon champions progressed safely into the second round of the year’s third Grand Slam as the oldest tennis tournament got under way on Monday. Defending champion Novak Djokovic made short work of a potentially tricky opponent while on the ladies side, Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova notched up comfortable wins.
After the exodus of eight women’s seeds on the opening day of the Australian Open, seeds continued to tumble even on Day 2. Four men’s seeds and three women’s seeds wilted in the Melbourne heat while the big title contenders made smooth progress into Round 2 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, former World No. 1s Caroline Wozniacki