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Djokovic marches into last eight

Monday, January 26th 2015, 13:28

Top seed Novak Djokovic reaches the Australian Open quarter-finals with a 6-4 7-5 7-5 win over a gutsy Gilles Muller.
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Murray ready for Kyrgios and crowd

Monday, January 26th 2015, 4:01

Andy Murray is ready for a partisan home crowd at his Australian Open quarter-final against Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.
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VIDEO: Australian Open feels like home - Nishikori

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 16:36

Japan's Kei Nishikori says the Australian Open feels like "home" ahead of his fourth round match against David Ferrer.
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I've improved physically - Murray

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 16:18

Andy Murray feels his Australian Open win over Grigor Dimitrov showed how much he has increased his fitness.
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Murray beats Dimitrov in epic

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 13:59

Andy Murray wins a gruelling late-night contest with Grigor Dimitrov to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
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Kyrgios through in five-set thriller

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 12:54

Home favourite Nick Kyrgios beats Andreas Seppi in five sets to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
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Carberry's Perth beat KP's Melbourne

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 11:42

Michael Carberry helps Perth Scorchers beat Kevin Pietersen's Melbourne Stars to reach the Australian Big Bash final.
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Sharapova and Nadal into quarters

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 11:13

Maria Sharapova will face Eugenie Bouchard, while Rafael Nadal is also through to the Australian Open quarter-finals.
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Kvitova out in Australian Open shock

Saturday, January 24th 2015, 12:22

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is out of the Australian Open after a 6-4 7-5 defeat by 19-year-old Madison Keys.
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Serena joins Venus in round four

Saturday, January 24th 2015, 11:06

Serena and Venus Williams reach the Australian Open last 16, while Novak Djokovic wins - plus round-up, quotes and pictures.
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Dimitrov expects 'different' Murray

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 23:10

Grigor Dimitrov expects a tougher test from Andy Murray at the Australian Open than when he ended his Wimbledon reign.
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Nadal and Sharapova claim easy wins

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 12:13

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova make smooth progress - plus quotes, stats and pictures from Australian Open.
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I was fearful of Seppi tie - Federer

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 10:33

Roger Federer admits he was worried he would struggle in his Australian Open tie with Andreas Seppi, which he lost in four sets.
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Federer knocked out in Melbourne

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 7:33
related countries: Italy Italy

Four-time champion Roger Federer is beaten in the Australian Open third round by Italian Andreas Seppi.
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Murray coasts through to last 16

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 6:47
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Andy Murray sees off Portugal's Joao Sousa in straight sets to earn a last-16 clash with Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open.
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Lawyer: US 'will clear David Hicks'

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 1:48
related countries: United States United States

The US accepts that the former Guantanamo inmate, Australian David Hicks, is innocent, his lawyer tells local media.
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Morgan blackmail plot investigated

Thursday, January 22nd 2015, 12:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Police have interviewed an Australian man over an attempt to blackmail England one-day captain Eoin Morgan.
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Top seeds Serena & Djokovic through

Thursday, January 22nd 2015, 10:20
related countries: Russia Russia

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic reach the Australian Open third round but Caroline Wozniacki and Lleyton Hewitt are knocked out.
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Nadal digs deep to avoid shock exit

Wednesday, January 21st 2015, 12:46

An ailing Rafael Nadal battles past qualifier Tim Smyczek in five sets to reach the Australian Open third round.
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Second seed Sharapova survives scare

Wednesday, January 21st 2015, 6:41

Maria Sharapova survives a huge scare at the Australian Open, saving two match points to beat world number 150 Alexandra Panova.
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Australia detains Malaysian fugitive

Wednesday, January 21st 2015, 6:12
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, Mongolia Mongolia

Australian authorities detain a man sentenced to death in Malaysia for the murder a Mongolian woman in 2006, local media say.
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Murray eases into round three

Wednesday, January 21st 2015, 4:37

Andy Murray makes short work of Marinko Matosevic, winning 6-1 6-3 6-2 on the hottest day so far at the Australian Open.
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Allenby withdraws after 'kidnapping'

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 19:29

Australian Robert Allenby pulls out of the Humana Challenge event after apparently being kidnapped and assaulted in Hawaii.
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Murray ready for Matosevic challenge

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 12:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain's Andy Murray will face a reformed Marinko Matosevic when they meet in the Australian Open second round on Wednesday.
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Djokovic & Wawrinka win in Melbourne

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 8:53

Top seed Novak Djokovic and defending champion Stan Wawrinka both breeze through their Australian Open first-round matches.
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British trio beaten in Australia

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 5:21
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain's players suffer a disappointing day two at the Australian Open as Heather Watson, James Ward and Kyle Edmund all lose.
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Abbott: Asylum stand-off 'broken'

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 4:55

Australia's PM says an asylum-seeker protest at an offshore detention camp has been "broken", as guards enter a barricaded compound.
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Australia citizenship for Baby Gammy

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 3:50
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Baby Gammy, who was born with Down's syndrome to a surrogate mother in Thailand, is granted Australian citizenship, local media report.
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Melbourne ready for tennis returns

Monday, January 19th 2015, 21:44

How Melbourne is cashing in on the Australian Open
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Nadal through, but Ivanovic out

Monday, January 19th 2015, 14:24

Rafael Nadal returns to Grand Slam action with a win, but Ana Ivanovic is one of eight Australian Open women's seeds to lose.
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British trio ready for first round

Monday, January 19th 2015, 10:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Three Britons will be involved on day two of the Australian Open as they attempt to join Andy Murray in round two.
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Murray wins opener in straight sets

Monday, January 19th 2015, 5:07
related countries: India India

Andy Murray makes a solid start to his Australian Open campaign with a straight-sets win over India's Yuki Bhambri in Melbourne.
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Australia warns on drug executions

Monday, January 19th 2015, 3:08
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Executing Australian smugglers will not solve Indonesia's drug problem, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says.
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Djokovic 'ready' despite illness

Sunday, January 18th 2015, 8:37

Novak Djokovic is ready to begin his bid for a fifth Australian Open title despite feeling unwell on the eve of the tournament.
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Golfer survives Hawaii 'kidnap'

Sunday, January 18th 2015, 7:14

Australian golfer Robert Allenby is recovering after apparently being kidnapped from a Hawaii bar then robbed and beaten.
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Del Potro out of Australian Open

Sunday, January 18th 2015, 6:57

Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro withdraws from the Australian Open because of continuing wrist trouble.
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Murray ready despite difficult draw

Saturday, January 17th 2015, 22:12

Andy Murray begins his Australian Open campaign in confident mood on Monday despite what he calls a "difficult" draw.
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Edmund qualifies for Australian Open

Saturday, January 17th 2015, 6:12

Britain's Kyle Edmund qualifies for a Grand Slam for the first time, but Liam Broady loses during Australian Open qualifying.
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VIDEO: 'Star Wars costume saved my life'

Friday, January 16th 2015, 7:44

An Australian man dressed in a Star Wars costume says that his armour saved him from a venomous snakebite.
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Murray faces qualifier in Melbourne

Friday, January 16th 2015, 0:56

Britain's Andy Murray faces a qualifier in round one of the Australian Open, while Heather Watson takes on Tsvetana Pironkova.
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'Bali Nine' men 'face death together'

Friday, January 16th 2015, 0:41
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Two Australian men convicted in Indonesia over the "Bali Nine" drugs case will be executed at the same time, an Indonesian official says.
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Australian bowler Lee quits cricket

Thursday, January 15th 2015, 7:30

Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee is retiring from all forms of cricket after a 20-year playing career.
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Australia scraps Medicare fees hike

Thursday, January 15th 2015, 2:27

The Australian government scraps its controversial changes to fees charged for brief visits to the doctor.
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Protest grips Australia asylum camp

Thursday, January 15th 2015, 1:25
related countries: Australia Australia, Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea

Hundreds of asylum seekers at an Australian-run centre in Papua New Guinea are on hunger strike in protest over their conditions, rights groups say.
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Murray seeded sixth in Melbourne

Wednesday, January 14th 2015, 8:29

Three-time finalist Andy Murray is seeded sixth for the Australian Open, with Novak Djokovic top of the draw.
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Sydney victim 'hit by police bullet'

Sunday, January 11th 2015, 8:29

One of the victims of the Sydney cafe siege may have been killed by a police bullet, according to Australian media reports.
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Riot at Australian darts tournament

Saturday, January 10th 2015, 16:19

Michael van Gerwen and Simon Whitlock's match is halted in Melbourne as fancy dress fans riot and throw chairs.
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Cilic withdraws from Australian Open

Saturday, January 10th 2015, 11:35
related countries: Croatia Croatia, United States United States

Great Britain's James Ward gains a place in the Australian Open as injured US Open champion Marin Cilic withdraws.
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Thousands mourn Cairns children

Saturday, January 10th 2015, 4:33

Thousands of people attend the funerals of eight Australian children found dead in the north-eastern city of Cairns last month.
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Federer races to 39-minute victory

Friday, January 9th 2015, 12:36

Roger Federer thrashes wildcard James Duckworth 6-0 6-1 in Brisbane as he warms up ahead for the Australian Open.
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Actor Rod Taylor dies in LA aged 84

Friday, January 9th 2015, 2:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: Birds

Australian actor Rod Taylor, who starred in The Time Machine and Alfred Hitchcock's thriller The Birds, dies aged 84, US reports say.
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Animal victims of Australian fires

Wednesday, January 7th 2015, 21:47
related countries: Australia Australia

The animals killed and maimed in Australia's bushfires
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VIDEO: Australian town built underground

Wednesday, January 7th 2015, 20:58

Jon Donnison visited Coober Pedy, a place so hot many of the residents have built their homes underground.
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Tsonga pulls out of Australian Open

Wednesday, January 7th 2015, 10:22

World number 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga pulls out of the Australian Open, which starts on 19 January, with an arm injury.
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Australia PM in surprise Iraq visit

Monday, January 5th 2015, 2:22
related countries: Australia Australia, Iraq Iraq

Prime Minister Tony Abbott reaffirms Australia's commitment to the military campaign against Islamic State (IS) during a surprise visit to Iraq.
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From boom to bust in Australia's mining towns

Sunday, January 4th 2015, 21:31
related countries: Australia Australia

Falling demand takes Australian mining towns to brink
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VIDEO: Bushfires: 'Really extreme weather'

Sunday, January 4th 2015, 8:45

Rob Sandford of the South Australian Country Fire Service describes how weather conditions and winds are affecting the fight against bushfires.
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VIDEO: Australia bushfires 'sound like jet'

Saturday, January 3rd 2015, 11:46
related countries: Australia Australia

Residents in parts of southern Australia are being told their lives are at risk as bushfires rage out of control. They are the worst in the area for more than 30 years.
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Stokes joins Renegades in Big Bash

Friday, January 2nd 2015, 10:49

England all-rounder Ben Stokes joins Australian Big Bash League side Melbourne Renegades to replace the injured Jesse Ryder.
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