Australian Open 2008

  • Tsonga proud of 'dream run' at Australian Open January 28, 2008

    Melbourne: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga said he felt proud of his extraordinary run at the Australian Open which ended with a 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 defeat by Novak Djokovic in the final on Sunday. The unseeded Frenchman came into the tournament ranked 38th in the world but knocked out seeds Andy Murray, Richard...
  • Newbies Djokovic, Tsonga to face off in Aus Open final January 26, 2008

    Melbourne: It's a match that will leave a lot to imagination, when two first-time Australian Open finalists will face off at the Rod Laver Arena on Sunday. Instead of seeing a certain Swiss world number one at a Grand Slam final, Serbia's Novak Djokovic and France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will dominate the...
  • No gentleman's game! Tennis cries out for rivalry January 9, 2008

    Mumbai: As the countdown to the Australian Open begins, there is no doubt that World No. 1 Roger Federer is the favorite to win the title, and there is hardly a player on tour who resents Fedex's superior skills. It was an era where the margin of error was near zero,...