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Tennis: In-form Pliskova wins second title of the year in Qatar


Karolina Pliskova stormed to her second WTA title of the year, beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-4 in the Qatar Open in Doha on Saturday.

Factbox: List of Serena Williams' 23 grand slam singles titles

MELBOURNE Following is a list of Serena Williams' 23 grand slam singles titles after the American surpassed Steffi Graf's professional era record with victory at the Australian Open on Saturday:

How do you coach a player like Kyrgios?

MELBOURNE It is a question on everyone's lips at Melbourne Park: how do you coach a player like Nick Kyrgios?

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 24 2017

Konta eyes childhood dream after setting up Serena clash

MELBOURNE Johanna Konta earned the chance to fulfill a childhood dream when she advanced to an Australian Open quarter-final contest against Serena Williams by dismantling Ekaterina Makarova 6-1 6-4 on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 23 2017

Konta calls the shots to ease into fourth round

MELBOURNE Britain's Johanna Konta firmed up as one of the Australian Open title favorites when she powered into the fourth round on Saturday, comfortably seeing off former world number one Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-1 on Margaret Court Arena.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 21 2017

British challenger Konta hones mental mettle to down Osaka

MELBOURNE The last time Johanna Konta faced Naomi Osaka in qualifying for the 2015 U.S. Open, the Briton had just scraped into the top 100 and her then 16-year-old opponent was more than a hundred places further back in the rankings.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 19 2017

Blink and it's over as Pliskova issues warning to rivals

MELBOURNE Serena Williams may have become engaged over the New Year but Karolina Pliskova emerged from the Australian Open second round on Thursday demonstrating she was ready to step out of the shadows as a grand slam bridesmaid.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 19 2017

Wozniacki leaves behind White House memories to halt slide

MELBOURNE Since her invites to the White House are likely to dry up once outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama vacates the premises this week, Caroline Wozniacki was relieved to snap her backward sliding run at the Australian Open on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 17 2017

Staying number one harder than getting there, says Kerber

MELBOURNE Melbourne Park was ground zero for the stunning breakthrough of Angelique Kerber's tennis career so the German has naturally savored some golden memories before the defense of her Australian Open title.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 14 2017

Woz wilts in Sydney heat as Strycova prevails

SYDNEY Caroline Wozniacki's eighth attempt at reaching the Sydney International semi-finals wilted in the stifling Australian heat on Wednesday with the former world number one going down to Barbora Strycova in a three-set slugfest.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open Jan 11 2017

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