australian open

Former Grand Slam winner Stosur to finish singles career at Australian Open

Former Grand Slam winner Stosur to finish singles career at Australian Open

Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur has announced that she will finish her singles career at the upcoming Australian Open. Elsewhere, six other Australian women are set to compete while young phenom Emma Raducanu has pulled out of warm up event. 2 Jan 2022
Sutherland using women’s cricket experience for golf

Sutherland using women’s cricket experience for golf

Australian golf's leaders want more female events and more women on professional Tours as they attempt to shed perceptions of the sport being pale, male and stale. 17 Dec 2021
Men’s and Women’s Australian Opens cancelled

Men’s and Women’s Australian Opens cancelled

The 2021 Men’s Australian Open and the 2022 Women’s Australian Open have been cancelled as the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting travel restrictions continue to play havoc with international golf in Australia and around the world. 14 Oct 2021
Caroline Wozniacki: 'Arthritis won't stop me'

Caroline Wozniacki: 'Arthritis won't stop me'

At 30 years old, tennis power house Caroline Wozniacki is in a place she never would have imagined. 11 Mar 2021
Vic Open cancelled for 2021

Vic Open cancelled for 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting border closures along with international travel restrictions have forced the cancellation of the Vic Open scheduled for February, 2021. 22 Oct 2020
Australian summer of golf cancelled

Australian summer of golf cancelled

It is with regret that the Australian golf industry announces this summer’s premier events – the Australian PGA Championship, Australian Open and Women’s Australian Open – have been cancelled. 16 Oct 2020
National amateur championships given overhaul

National amateur championships given overhaul

Australian amateur golf’s elite events have been overhauled for the first time in a generation. 28 Jul 2020
Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

Ash Barty's 23, but she's already won 42 awards and titles

French Open, Don Bradman, Vegemite? The scope of Ash Barty's success is beginning to become unimaginable for a 23-year-old. 17 Oct 2019
Pic special: Women's Doubles Final - Australian Open

Pic special: Women's Doubles Final - Australian Open

Samantha Stosur (AUS) / Shuai Zhang (CHN) defeat Timea Babos (HUN) / Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 6-3 6-4 in the Women's Doubles Final of the Australian Open 2019. (Photos by Ben Southall @bsouthallau). 25 Jan 2019
Pic special: Naomi Osaka vs Karolina Plíšková - Semi Final - Australian Open

Pic special: Naomi Osaka vs Karolina Plíšková - Semi Final - Australian Open

Pics from the second women's singles semi final match played between Naomi Osaka (JPN) vs Karolina Pliskova (CZE) on Day 11 of the Australian Open tournament. (Photos by Ben Southall @bsouthallau). 25 Jan 2019
Pic special: Petra Kvitova vs Danielle Collins - Semi Final - Australian Open

Pic special: Petra Kvitova vs Danielle Collins - Semi Final - Australian Open

Pics from the first women's singles semi final match played between Petra Kvitova (CZE) and Danielle Collins (USA) on Day 11 of the Australian Open tournament. (Photos by Ben Southall @bsouthallau). 24 Jan 2019
Stosur through to doubles decider

Stosur through to doubles decider

Sam Stosur and Zhang Shuai have booked their tickets for the final of the women's doubles after a thrilling three-set victory. 24 Jan 2019
Kvitová continues Australian Open roll

Kvitová continues Australian Open roll

Petra Kvitová has ended Australian Ash Barty's run at the Australian Open in straight sets. 22 Jan 2019
Stosur through to doubles semis

Stosur through to doubles semis

Duo Samantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai have reached the semifinals of the women's doubles after a tight win over the No.1-seeds. 22 Jan 2019
Pic special: Serena Williams vs Simona Halep

Pic special: Serena Williams vs Simona Halep

Serena Williams defeated top seed Simona Halep in one of the matches of the tournament so far. Rachel Bach (@bythewhiteline) was court side to capture the action. 22 Jan 2019
Pic special - Australian Open - Day 8

Pic special - Australian Open - Day 8

Photos by Ben Southall (@bsouthallau) 21 Jan 2019