Australian Open Tennis Championships

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts after winning a point during her first round match against Germany's Laura Siegemund at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
January 15, 2019 - 2:05 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka's return to the Australian Open for the first time since 2016 has ended in a first-round loss to Laura Siegemund. Azarenka, who won back-to-back Australian Open...
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Russia's Daria Kasatkina serves to Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
January 15, 2019 - 1:01 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Tenth-seeded Daria Kasatkina has lost 6-3, 6-0 in the first round of the Australian Open to Timea Bacsinszky. Kasatkina, who reached the quarterfinals at the French Open and Wimbledon and broke...
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United States' Serena Williams reacts after hitting a backhand return during her first round match against Germany's Tatjana Maria at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
January 14, 2019 - 11:59 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Serena Williams has her own name for the green one-piece suit she wore in her first-round win at the Australian Open. She was asked to describe it, for the sake of any fashion-challenged fans. It's...
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Canada's Eugenie Bouchard hits a forehand return to China's Peng Shuai during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
January 14, 2019 - 11:14 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 3:05 p.m. Eugenie Bouchard advanced to the second round at Melbourne Park with a 6-2, 6-1 win over wild-card entry Peng Shuai. Peng saved one match point on her serve but a backhand wide gave the Canadian...
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United States' Serena Williams prepares to hit a forehand return to Germany's Tatjana Maria during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
January 14, 2019 - 10:44 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams jumped straight back in where she left off at the Australian Open, returning for the first time since winning the title in 2017 when she was pregnant with her first child. Williams conceded only five points in the first set and was completely clinical in...
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Japan's Kei Nishikori reacts after losing a point to Poland's Kamil Majchrzak during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
January 14, 2019 - 10:11 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 2:05 p.m. Kei Nishikori rallied from two sets down and won 10 consecutive games before Kamil Majchrzak retired with the score at 3-6, 6-7 (6), 6-0, 6-2, 3-0 at Margaret Court Arena. Nishikori had a chance to...
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United States' Serena Williams prepares to hit a forehand return to Germany's Tatjana Maria during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
January 14, 2019 - 10:08 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams jumped straight back in where she left off at the Australian Open, returning for the first time since winning the title in 2017 when she was pregnant with her first child. Williams conceded only five points in the first set and was completely clinical in...
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United States' Serena Williams serves to Germany's Tatjana Maria during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
January 14, 2019 - 9:45 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Serena Williams was relentless in her first appearance at Melbourne Park since winning the title in 2017, losing only five points in the opening set on her way to a 6-0, 6-2 win over Tatjana Maria...
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A lines judge is escorted from the court after she was hit by a ball during the match between Italy's Fabio Fognini and Spain's Jaume Munar at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
January 14, 2019 - 9:10 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 12:50 p.m. An Australian Open line judge was taken from the court for several minutes after being hit by a ball during a first-round men's singles match between Fabio Fognini and Jaume Munar. After being hit...
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United States' Madison Keys reacts after defeating Australia's Destanee Aiava in their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
January 14, 2019 - 9:10 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — In her first match of the season, against an Aussie on center court, Madison Keys made it seem straight forward as she advanced to the second round of the Australian Open. The 2017 U.S. Open finalist beat 18-year-old wild-card entry Destanee Aiava 6-2, 6-2 in the first...
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