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Hobart International: Heather Watson falls in semi-final to Elise Mertens

Heather Watson misses out on a first WTA final for two years as she loses to Elise Mertens at the Hobart International.

12 Jan 2018
Tennis

Australian Open 2018: Johanna Konta 'very close' to matching Maria Sharapova's will to win, says coach

Johanna Konta's will to win is "very close" to matching that of five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova's, says her new coach.

12 Jan 2018
Tennis

Kelly Massey: Rio 4x400m relay bronze medallist retires on 33rd birthday

Rio Olympic bronze medal winning 400m relay runner Kelly Massey celebrates her 33rd birthday by announcing her retirement from the sport.

11 Jan 2018
Athletics

Australian Open: Johanna Konta faces USA's Madison Brengle in first round

British women's number one Johanna Konta will face Madison Brengle, of the United States, in the first round of the Australian Open.

11 Jan 2018
Tennis

Broady wins in Australian Open qualifying, Norrie out

Naomi Broady is the only Briton remaining in qualifying for the Australian Open after she beat Kathinka von Deichmann.

11 Jan 2018
Tennis

I want more Grand Slams but I don't need them, says Serena

Serena Williams says that she "absolutely wants", but does not need, more Grand Slam titles as she targets Margaret Court's record.

11 Jan 2018
Tennis

British number two Watson reaches quarter-finals in Hobart

Britain's Heather Watson is through to the quarter-finals of the Hobart International after a straight-sets win over wildcard Jaimee Fourlis.

10 Jan 2018
Tennis

Djokovic returns from injury and is set to play in Australian Open

Former world number one Novak Djokovic says he will play at the Australian Open "for now" after returning from an elbow injury.

10 Jan 2018
Tennis

Australian Open: GB's Cameron Norrie through in qualifying but Liam Broady out

Britain's Cameron Norrie is through to the second round of qualifying for the Australian Open, but Liam Broady will not feature in 2018's first Grand Slam.

10 Jan 2018
Tennis

Konta loses Sydney opener but 'feels good' for Australian Open

Britain's Johanna Konta loses to former world number two Agnieszka Radwanska in the first round of the Sydney International.

9 Jan 2018
Tennis

'A great journey, with a bad ending': Bedene defends nationality switch

Tennis player Aljaz Bedene insists he has not let anyone down by switching his allegiance back from Britain to Slovenia.

9 Jan 2018
Tennis

Andy Murray: Will surgery give three-time Grand Slam champion new lease of life?

Andy Murray is unlikely to be world number one again but everyone in tennis should cheer if hip surgery gives him a new lease of life, says Russell Fuller.

8 Jan 2018
Tennis