Women's tennis

Sofia Kenin of the U.S. holds the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup aloft after defeating Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
February 01, 2020 - 7:28 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — This, essentially, was where Sofia Kenin was going to win or lose the Australian Open final: She was down love-40 while serving at 2-all in the third set against two-time major champion Garbiñe Muguruza. Kenin came through in spectacular fashion. She won the next five...
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Sofia Kenin of the U.S. kisses the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup after defeating Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 01, 2020 - 6:29 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — This, essentially, was where Sofia Kenin was going to win or lose the Australian Open final: She was down love-40 while serving at 2-all in the third set against two-time major champion Garbiñe Muguruza. Kenin came through in spectacular fashion. She won the next five...
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Sofia Kenin of the U.S. celebrates after defeating Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 01, 2020 - 5:59 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — This, essentially, was where Sofia Kenin was going to win or lose the Australian Open final: Down love-40 while serving at 2-all in the third set against two-time major champion Garbiñe Muguruza. Kenin came through in spectacular fashion. She won the next five points,...
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Sofia Kenin of the U.S. makes a backhand return to Spain's Garbine Muguruza during the women's final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 01, 2020 - 5:49 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Sofia Kenin of the United States has beaten Garbiñe Muguruza of Spain to win the Australian Open for her first Grand Slam title. The 21-year-old Kenin won by a score of 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 with the retractable roof...
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Sofia Kenin of the U.S. makes a forehand return to Spain's Garbine Muguruza during the women's final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
February 01, 2020 - 5:11 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 9:10 p.m. The Australian Open women's final is going to a third set. Sofia Kenin won the second set 6-2 to level the match after Garbiñe Muguruza took the first set 6-4. The 14th-seeded Kenin is playing in the final of...
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Spain's Garbine Muguruza makes a backhand return to Sofia Kenin of the U.S. during the women's final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 01, 2020 - 4:39 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Garbiñe Muguruza has taken the first set 6-4 in the Australian Open final against 14th-seeded Sofia Kenin. Muguruza, a two-time major winner, converted two of her nine break-point chances — in the third and...
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Austria's Dominic Thiem makes a forehand return to Germany's Alexander Zverev during their semifinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
January 31, 2020 - 7:35 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Dominic Thiem will be playing for a major championship on a hard court for the first time at the Australian Open after losing the last two French Open finals to Rafael Nadal. The fifth-seeded Thiem dropped...
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Austria's Dominic Thiem sits on the court after a fall during his semifinal against Germany's Alexander Zverev at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
January 31, 2020 - 6:37 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 10:35 p.m. Dominic Thiem leads the Australian Open semifinal 2 sets to 1 against Alexander Zverev. The fifth-seeded Thiem saved two sets points with powerful ground strokes in the 10th game of the third, and then...
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Austria's Dominic Thiem stretches out for a forehand return to Germany's Alexander Zverev during their semifinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
January 31, 2020 - 5:15 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Dominic Thiem has won the second set to level the Australian Open semifinal against Alexander Zverev. Fifth-seeded Thiem saved two break points as he served for the second set before closing with an ace to...
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Hungary's Timea Babos, left, and France's Kristina Mladenovic celebrate after defeating Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei and Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic in the women's doubles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
January 31, 2020 - 2:37 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic have combined to win their second Australian Open women's doubles title in three years. The pair routed top-seeded Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan and Barbora Strycova 6-2, 6-1...
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