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Williams faces challenge to hang onto new top ranking
Melbourne, Feb 2 (DPA) Serena Williams will have to decide if she has the interest or the staying power to defend her new No.1 ranking, achieved as she won a fourth Australian Open title at the weekend.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:51:30 AM

Nadal satisfied after sweep to sixth Grand Slam title
Melbourne, Feb 2 (DPA) Even if he never wins another Grand Slam, Rafael Nadal will still be counting the blessings of a world-beating career.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:49:30 AM

Ross Taylor and Kayle Mills stars of New Zealand win
Perth,Feb 1 (IANS) New Zealand pushed Australia towards their worst losing streak in the one-dayers by winning the first game of the series by two wickets here at the Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) Ground Sunday.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 8:58:06 PM

Nadal makes history at Australian Open
Melbourne, Feb 1 (DPA) Rafael Nadal denied the dream of Roger Federer to materialise with a 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (7-3), 3-6, 6-2 title win at the Australian Open which kept the Swiss from a record 14th Grand Slam singles trophy Sunday.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 7:57:16 PM

Rafael Nadal wins Australian Open
Melbourne, Feb 1 (DPA) Top seed and world number one Rafael Nadal from Spain Sunday won the Australian Open, beating three-time champion Roger Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2 in the final.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 7:33:51 PM

Australian Open success will boost tennis in India: Sania
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza say India's success at the Australian Open will take tennis in the country to a new level.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 5:39:59 PM

Bhupathi makes it a first all-India affair in mixed Grand Slam
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi, the first Indian to win a Grand Slam title, Sunday made it a first Indian mixed pair to win a major when he and Sania Mirza took the Australian Open title.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 3:59:39 PM

Bhupathi and Sania win Australian Open mixed doubles title
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi won his 11th Grand Slam title, the first with an Indian partner Sania Mirza when they beat Israel's Andy Ram and Nathalie Dechy of France in the Australian Open final here Sunday.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 12:53:04 PM

Bhupati and Mirza win Australian Open
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza beat Israel's Andy Ram and Nathalia Dechy of France to lift the Australian Open mixed doubles title here Sunday.

Sunday, February 01, 2009 12:02:06 PM

Williams dispels her doubts with return to number one
Melbourne, Jan 31 (DPA) Serena Williams will start February back on the top of women's tennis after a crushing 6-0, 6-3 Australian Open title victory over nervous Dinara Safina.

Saturday, January 31, 2009 8:39:39 PM

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