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Australian Open 2010

Federer wins 16th Grand Slam title at Australian Open

Roger Federer has beaten Andy Murray 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (11) for his fourth Australian Open title, extending the British men's drought in Grand Slam singles championships into a 74th year. Full story

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Roger Federer leads stars in Haiti fundraising match

Two teams of the world's best tennis players come together Sunday in a charity match to raise funds for earthquake relief efforts in Haiti.

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Paes and Black win Australian Open mixed doubles title

2010-01-31 23:41:20 GMT Xinhua English MELBOURNE, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- India's Leander Paes and Zimbabwe's Cara Black won the Australian Open mixed doubles title after beating Jaroslav Levinsky and Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena on Sunday.

Dream women's final on Day 13 at Australian Open

2010-01-29 13:56:34 GMT Xinhua English World No. 1 and defending champion Serena Williams takes on the Belgian comeback queen Justine Henin in their first ever clash at an Australian Open.

Venus, Serena win doubles title at Australian Open

2010-01-29 10:59:46 GMT SINA.com Venus Williams is a much better doubles partner for her sister Serena than she is a keeper of the score.

China's Li, Zheng exit Melbourne Park

2010-01-29 00:43:24 GMT Global Times Li Na's scorching run at the Australian Open came to an end Thursday when she was beaten by top seed and defending champion Serena Williams 7-6 (7/4), 7-6 (7/1) in a thrilling semifinal.

Bryan brothers win 4th Australian Open title

2010-01-31 23:48:05 GMT SINA.com American twins Bob and Mike Bryan won their fourth Australian Open men's doubles title, beating Daniel Nestor of Canada and Serbian Nenad Zimonjic 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3 on Saturday.

Federer wins 16th Grand Slam title at Australian Open

2010-01-31 11:49:13 GMT SINA.com MELBOURNE, Australia – Roger Federer has beaten Andy Murray 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (11) for his fourth Australian Open title, extending the British men's drought in Grand Slam singles championships into a 74th year.

Federer to meet Murray in Australian Open final

2010-01-30 10:20:45 GMT Xinhua English MELBOURNE, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- Top-ranked Roger Federer eased past French 10th seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Friday to set up a final showdown with Andy Murray at the Australian Open.

Brilliant Murray storms into Australian final

2010-01-29 08:01:10 GMT SINA.com Andy Murray charged into the Australian Open final on Thursday, giving fresh hope to Britain that the country's long wait for another men's grand slam champion may be nearing an end.

Serena beats Henin in Australian Open final

2010-01-30 11:31:27 GMT SINA.com Serena Williams ended Justine Henin's hopes of a Grand Slam title in her return from retirement with a 6-4, 3-6, 6-2 victory in the Australian Open final on Saturday.

Williams sisters win doubles title

2010-01-29 06:47:39 GMT SINA.com Venus and Serena Williams won their fourth Australian Open women's doubles title, beating Cara Black and Liezel Huber 6-4, 6-3.

Serena Williams, Henin to meet in final

2010-01-28 07:53:41 GMT SINA.com Defending champion Serena Williams has advanced to her fifth Australian Open final and will put her 100 percent record here on the line against Justine Henin, who is only two tournaments into her comeback from retirement.

Henin to play Serena in dream Australian Open final

2010-01-28 07:03:05 GMT SINA.com Justine Henin capped her remarkable comeback by storming into the Australian Open final on Thursday where she will meet the imposing Serena Williams gunning for her fifth title.

2008 champion Djokovic out in quarterfinals at Australian Open

2010-01-28 06:29:16 GMT Xinhua English Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates the victory after the quarter-final match of men's singles against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at 2010 Australian Open Tennis Championship at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, Jan. 27, 2010. Tsonga won 3-2.

Henin grabs place in quarter-finals

2010-01-25 03:36:44 GMT Xinhua English Justine Henin of Belgium celebrates after the fourth round match of women's singles agasint her compatriot Yanina Wickmayer in 2010 Australian Open Tennis Championship in Melbourne Park, Jan. 24, 2010. Justine Henin won 2-1.

Nadal advances to Australian Open quarterfinal

2010-01-25 03:33:52 GMT Xinhua English Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot during the fourth round match of men's singles against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in 2010 Australian Open Tennis Championship in Melbourne, Jan. 24, 2010. Rafael Nadal won 3-1.

Interesting faces at Australian Open

2010-01-21 09:10:00 GMT SINA.com Spain's David Ferrer hits a return against Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne January 21, 2010.