AUSTRALIAN OPEN FINAL

  • Rafael Nadal can surpass Roger Federer's grand slam record: Sampras January 26, 2014

    Pete Sampras has tipped Rafa Nadal to beat Roger Federer's 17 grand slam titles, saying he has never seen anything like the powerhouse Spaniard. American Sampras saw Federer go past his own 14 grand slams, and Nadal will draw level if he beats Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka in Sunday's Australian Open final. "He's...
  • Australian Open 2014: Li Na to play Dominika Cibulkova in women's singles final January 24, 2014

    Melbourne: This will be Li Na's third time in the Australian Open final and her goal, she halfjokes, is to not fall down. For Dominika Cibulkova, the game plan is to enjoy the moment that she describes as a beautiful dream coming true. The No. 4seeded Li is the favorite to...
  • Djokovic thrashes Ferrer to enter Australian Open final January 24, 2013

    Melbourne: Twotime defending champion Novak Djokovic advanced to his third consecutive Australian Open final with a 62, 62, 61 win over No. 4seeded David Ferrer in the semifinals on Thursday. Topranked Djokovic was in dominating form, hitting 30 crisp winners in the 1hour, 29minute match. He is aiming to be the...