Serena Williams Defeats Venus, Wins Record 23rd MajorWith her record seventh Australian title, the 35-year-old Williams moved ahead of Steffi Graf for the most major titles in the Open era.
Nadal Survives, Sets Up Epic Australian Open Final Against FedererRafael Nadal fended off Grigor Dimitrov in five long sets on Friday to set up a vintage title match against Roger Federer at the Australian Open, where every singles finalist is aged 30 or over.
Fit-Again Federer Fights His Way Back Into Australian Open FinalBack in October, Roger Federer joined his rival, Rafael Nadal, to inaugurate the new tennis academy on the Spaniard's home island of Mallorca.
Venus, Serena Make It An All-Williams Australian Open FinalSerena Williams is one win away from a record 23rd Grand Slam title after setting up an all-Williams final at the Australian Open. Now the only person standing in her way is her older sister, Venus.
30-Somethings Continue To Rule Australian OpenSerena Williams and Rafael Nadal advanced to the Australian Open semifinals on Wednesday, but they were just part of the story.
Venus Returns To Australian Open Semis For First Time Since 2003It was a long time coming for Venus Williams, who reached her 21st Grand Slam semifinal but her first at the Australian Open in 14 years.
Serena Digs Deep, Earns 11th Trip To Australian Open QuarterfinalsWith her serve misfiring and the ball coming back at her from some irregular angles, it was time for Serena Williams to go to Plan B.
Murray, Wawrinka Move Into Australian Open 4th RoundAndy Murray showed no signs of trouble with his sore ankle as he advanced to the Round of 16 at the Australian Open for the ninth straight year, avoiding any chance of an upset against Sam Querrey.
Wild Card Entry Stuns Djokovic In Second Round Of Australian OpenNovak Djokovic won't be setting the Australian Open record for most men's titles this year.
6-Time Champions Djokovic, Williams Open Australian Open With WinsThere was no easing into a title defense for Novak Djokovic, starting his Australian Open against the man who upset Rafael Nadal here last year in the first round.
Djokovic Ties Emerson With 6th Australian Open Singles CrownNovak Djokovic was still walking around Melbourne Park with his trophy, celebrating his record sixth Australian title, when five-time runner-up Andy Murray was heading for the airport in a rush to reunite with his pregnant wife.
No. 7 Kerber Stuns Serena In Australian Open FinalFor the second time in as many majors, Serena Williams fell short of equaling Steffi Graf's Open-era record of 22 Grand Slam singles titles.