Australian Open 2018: Talking points (Day Six and Seven)

The first week of this year's Australian Open concluded with one of the matches of the tournament. Here is a look back at the weekend action before we enter the business end of the competition. The favourites for the men's title power through  Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic made it into the fourth round after... Continue Reading →


Australian Open 2018: Talking points (Day Five)

There was plenty to discuss after yesterday's action in Melbourne. Money and the weather continued to make the headlines, as did some excellent performances. Here are five talking points from an exhilarating fifth day in Australia. It's hot, hot, hot!  "The extreme hot policy should be re-evaluated!" That's according to the likes of French player... Continue Reading →

Australian Open 2018: Top 5 matches (Day Four)

Some big names were knocked out of the Australian Open on day four. Here are five matches that caused some of the biggest shockwaves and the best entertainment on a very hot Thursday. Bernarda Pera bt. Johanna Konta (6-4 7-5) Unseeded American Pera broke British hearts after knocking out ninth seed Konta in straight sets.... Continue Reading →


Australian Open 2018: Top 5 matches (Day Three)

Kyle Edmund, Rafael Nadal and Caroline Wozniacki were all back in action on day three in Melbourne. Here are five matches that caught the eye from an action-packed day. Kyle Edmund bt. Denis Istomin (6-2 6-2 6-4) The 23-year-old Brit is through to the third round of the Australian Open for the first time in his... Continue Reading →


Australian Open 2018: Top 5 matches (Day Two)

Day two of the Australian Open saw the conclusion of the first round of singles matches in Melbourne. Whilst there were some that impressed, others disappointed. News also broke out of a potential boycott of next year’s competition (with Novak Djokovic playing ring leader) due to player’s pay. Here are my top matches from a... Continue Reading →


Australian Open 2018: Top 5 matches (Day One)

The opening day of this year’s Australian Open didn’t disappoint. We, as well as the thousands that flocked into Melbourne, were all provided with thrilling matches, dominant performances and a few shock exits. By the end of the day 12 American players had been beaten, including some high-profile names. Here are my top five matches... Continue Reading →


Australian Open 2018 preview: Who will triumph in Melbourne?

The days of Christmas turkey and pigs in blankets are truly behind us as the first Grand Slam of the new year is about to get underway. We may only be two weeks into 2018 but the biggest stars in tennis are all in Melbourne ahead of the Australian Open. Injuries and late withdrawals have... Continue Reading →


Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko in rocky-esc battle to become the new big dog of the heavyweight division.

It was all out war at Wembley Stadium in a contest many will see as the greatest fight of the century. For the first time in his professional career, Anthony Joshua looked in serious trouble. Wladimir Klitschko, one of the all-time greats of the heavyweight division, hit the 28-year-old Brit with a hard right hook... Continue Reading →


Sergio Garcia finally gets his hands on a major.

The popular Spaniard beat England’s Justin Rose in a tense play-off to win the 81st Masters at Augusta. It’s a famous saying: Never give up on your dreams. Most of us are guilty of doing that very quickly when things are starting to look grim. The same cannot be said of Sergio Garcia, who after... Continue Reading →


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