MELBOURNE, Australia – Roger Federer’s 18th Grand Slam victory celebration was delayed, as has now almost become the norm, by one last Hawkeye challenge.
MELBOURNE – For the final time this year, Rafael Nadal hits the practice court.
MELBOURNE – Open Court’s first Wimbledon was an unforgettable one.
MELBOURNE – In the moments after history was made, the biggest smile belonged to a little girl who was part of the trophy ceremony that anointed Serena Williams the most decorated Grand Slam champion in the open era.
MELBOURNE – On neighbouring courts, the two most compelling figures in women’s tennis prepared to face each other – for the first time in a Slam in eons.
MELBOURNE – It has not gone unnoticed on social media that Venus Williams’ hitting partner has been working out extremely hard. 🙂
MELBOURNE – Once a little girl chasing Venus’s autograph, a grown-up Coco Vandeweghe finds herself on the other side of the net from her in her first Grand Slam semi-final.
The ladies’ semis, with a lot of southern Californians and just as many 30-somethings.
MELBOURNE – When Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka met in the Monte Carlo Masters final a few years ago, they warmed up together before the big match
MELBOURNE – No matter how far he goes in Melbourne, Raonic pledges to be there in Ottawa for Davis Cup (health permitting, of course).
Night match for Raonic.
MELBOURNE – Milos Raonic played impressive tennis during the two matches at this Australian Open in which he struggled with the flu.