Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini did double duty Thursday as they won two matches at the Sydney Tennis Classic to reach the semi-finals. Firstly, the Italians upset fifth seeds Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares 7-6(3), 4-6, 10-6 in two hours, before they won 86 per cent (37/43) of their first-serveContinue Reading

Aslan Karatsev’s love affair with Australia continued on Thursday when the top seed overcame Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 to reach the semi-finals at the Sydney Tennis Classic. The Russian enjoyed a breakthrough run to the last four as a qualifier at the Australian Open last season and producedContinue Reading

Andy Murray showed his fighting qualities once again on Wednesday, edging second seed Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-7(4), 7-6(3), 6-3 to advance to the quarter-finals at the Sydney Tennis Classic. The former World No. 1 demonstrated a mixture of grit and quality as he recovered from squandering three set points on serveContinue Reading

© TENNIS AUSTRALIA Wesley Koolhof and Neal Skupski defeat Luke Saville and John-Patrick Smith on Wednesday in Adelaide. This article contains: Krawietz/Mies advance in Sydney Wesley Koolhof and Neal Skupski continued their strong start to the season on Wednesday, defeating Luke Saville and John-Patrick Smith 7-6(2), 7-6(3) to reach theContinue Reading