Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Federer Cruises to Final

Roger Federer, World Number One and top seed for the 2010 Australian Open produced a masterclass of tennis to defeat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga by three sets to love. Swiss Federer won his semi-final with the Frenchman 6-2, 6-3, 6-2. He produced the best tennis of this tournament in a scintillating three sets, which made Tsonga – … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Federer Cruises to Final

Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Serena Williams Makes Final in Gritty Style

Serena Williams has reached the Australian Open 2010 women’s final by defeating Li Na 7-6, 7-6 in a tense semi-final. Despite needing two tie-breakers to win through, Williams was the more comfortable of the two players throughout this match, suffering none of the nervy moments of her quarter final. Williams’ Chinese opponent was dogged, however, … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Serena Williams Makes Final in Gritty Style

Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Andy Murray Makes Final

Andy Murray produced some astonishing tennis today to turn around a one set deficit and take his Australian Open semi-final by three sets to one, beating Marin Cilic of Croatia 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2. Murray made hard work of the first set, with Cilic looking like he might repeat his US Open victory over the … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Andy Murray Makes Final

Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Federer Rallies to Reach Semi-Final

Roger Federer, the number one seed for the 2010 Australian Open Men’s Singles Tennis, has made it through to the Semi-Final of the tournament, but only after dropping the first set. The Swiss master, however, proved his tremendous talent on the court yet again by rallying and producing some excellent tennis before taking out his … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Federer Rallies to Reach Semi-Final

Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Serena Williams Stages Comeback to Make Semi-Finals

Defending women’s champion and number one seed for the 2010 Australian Open Tennis, Serena Williams, made it through her Quarter Final after staging an unlikely comeback. Williams eventually lifted this match 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2. The American showed her mettle by coming back from one set to love down, and take the second set on … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Serena Williams Stages Comeback to Make Semi-Finals

Austalian Open 2010 Tennis: Jie Zheng First Chinese Woman to Make Semi-Finals

Jie Zheng today became the first Chinese woman ever to make the semi-final of the Australian Open tennis, after she defeated Maria Kirilenko 6-3, 6-1. While the scoreline seems one-sided, the true story of the match was a more clinical Zheng when it came to break points: Zheng had six break point opportunities, and converted … Read more Austalian Open 2010 Tennis: Jie Zheng First Chinese Woman to Make Semi-Finals

Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Murray Makes Semi-Final as Nadal Retires

Andy Murray today fought his way to the Australian Open 2010 Semi-Final after Rafael Nadal retired through a knee injury in their Quarter Final match. Nadal retired during the third set, with Scotland’s Andy Murray leading at the time 6-3, 7-6 (7-2), 3-0 after having fought to first set victory, and having come back from … Read more Australian Open 2010 Tennis: Murray Makes Semi-Final as Nadal Retires

Tennis: Roger Federer Eases into Fourth Round of Australian Open 2010

If Rafael Nadal was shaky, Roger Federer was magnificent in winning through his third round at the Australian Open 2010 tennis. The World Number One beat Albert Montanes of Spain in straight sets with a break of serve in each – 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Federer did not have to face a single break point in … Read more Tennis: Roger Federer Eases into Fourth Round of Australian Open 2010

Tennis: Nadal Survives Wobble to Make Fourth Round in Australian Open 2010

Spain’s Rafael Nadal needed four sets to defeat German Philipp Kohlschreiber in today’s Australian Open 2010 Third Round tennis. Nadal took the match 6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 after having raced to a two set lead by demonstrating great ground strokes, and returning in his customary uncompromising fashion. However, in the third set, Kohlschreiber upped his … Read more Tennis: Nadal Survives Wobble to Make Fourth Round in Australian Open 2010