Melbourne Epics Should End Calls For Men To Play Three-Setters At Majors

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The 2021 Australian Open Men’s Singles event has produced more epics than an old-time Hollywood studio. In at least four classic five-set encounters, the best male tennis players in the world – including Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Dominic Thiem and Nick Kyrgios (who may not be ranked as highly as the others but […] READ MORE



Nick Kyrgios’ Bullying – Enough is Enough.

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Everyone knows Nick Kyrgios, the Australian who can’t stop getting out of tennis headlines. Whilst only 5% of the headlines he makes are actually due to his tennis and results, 95% are seemingly down to his antics both on and off the court, such as: driving while on his phone, imitating a sexual act with […] READ MORE



Serena Williams Beats Simona Halep To Reach Australian Open Semifinals

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In their first meeting since Simona Halep’s stunning victory in the Wimbledon final two years ago, Serena Williams avenged that defeat to reach the Australian Open semifinals and keep her quest for a 24th Major title alive. Williams captured a 6-3 6-3 victory that looked straightforward on the scoreboard but was far from easy. Halep […] READ MORE




Aslan Karatsev’s Remarkable Rise

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Aslan Karatsev caused a sizable shock by defeating Diego Schwartzman to advance to the fourth round of the 2021 Australian Open. The 27-year-old Russian reached the main draw of a Grand Slam for the first time after progressing through the Australian Open qualifying event in Doha last month. Karatsev beat talented 19-year-old American Brandon Nakashima […] READ MORE


Australian Open Round of 16 Predictions Including Dominic Thiem vs Grigor Dimitrov

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While the fate of Novak Djokovic’s tournament hangs in the balance due to a torn abdominal muscle the rest of the remaining men at the 2021 Australian Open sense opportunity, including Djokovic’s next opponent Milos Raonic. Last year’s finalist Dominic Thiem also remains in contention, but he’ll need to get past an in form and […] READ MORE