MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Testing wind conditions could not blunt Andy Murray's clinical win over local hope Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open on Tuesday as the Briton set up a semi-final with Tomas Berdych with a 6-3 7-6 (5) 6-3 victory.
MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Teenager Nick Kyrgios bowed out of the Australian Open on Tuesday having shown further proof of his prodigious talent but he leaves Melbourne Park with three smashed racquets, code violations and concerns about his on-court histrionics.
MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Serena and Venus Williams will be looking to turn back the clock almost six years when they play their quarter-finals at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
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MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Britain's Andy Murray ended the hopes of local tennis fans, and one teenager in particular, with a no-nonsense performance to reach his fifth Australian Open semi-final after a 6-3 7-6(5) 6-3 victory over Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.
Jan 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Tuesday 6-Andy Murray (Britain) beat Nick Kyrgios (Australia) 6-3 7-6(5) 6-3 7-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) beat 3-Rafa Nadal (Spain) 6-2 6-0 7-6(5)
Jan 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Women's Doubles Quarterfinal matches on Tuesday Bethanie Mattek-Sands/Lucie Safarova (France/Slovenia) beat 3-Ekaterina Makarova/Elena Vesnina (Russia) 7-6(5) 4-6 6-2 14-Chan Yung-Jan/Zheng Jie (Chinese Taipei/China) beat Klaudia Jans-Ignacik/Andreja Klepac (Poland/Slovenia) 6-1 6-2 16-Julia Goerges/Anna-Lena Groenefeld (Germany) beat Kiki Bertens/Johanna Larsson (Netherlands/Sweden) 6-2
MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Order of play on the main showcourt on day nine of the Australian Open on Tuesday (prefix denotes seeding; play begins at 0000 GMT).
MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - Nobody, but nobody, beats Tomas Berdych 18 times in succession. Not even world number three Rafa Nadal.
MELBOURNE, Jan 27 - A fourth-round thrashing of big-serving South African Kevin Anderson had given Rafa Nadal hope he might be back to his best, but the Spaniard's limited preparations came back to haunt him against Tomas Berdych at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
When Dhoni finally hangs up his boots for good in all forms of cricket, he'll be best remembered as a handsome and charismatic leader who inspired India to scale cricket's greatest heights.