LAURA ROBSON displayed nerves of steel to progress to the third round of the Australian Open yesterday after outlasting eighth seed Petra Kvitova in an “ugly” three-hour marathon.
Andy Murray revealed a fast start was key as he brushed aside Joao Sousa and, crucially, conserved plenty of energy for the challenges which lie ahead at the Australian Open.
A FIFE community initiative that led the way in reviving traditional boat-building skills and skiff racing in Scotland has a world title in its sights.
NOVAK DJOKOVIC continued his smooth progress through the top half of the draw at the Australian Open with a crushing win over Ryan Harrison.
HEATHER WATSON pulled off another great escape at the Australian Open yesterday to set up a third-round clash with fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska.
Andy Murray was relieved to have got through his opening grand slam match of the year after doing a “pretty good job” on Robin Haase at the Australian Open.
ANDY MURRAY was relieved to have got through his opening grand slam match of the year after doing a “pretty good job” on Robin Haase at the Australian Open.
Andy Murray believes his US Open triumph has enabled him to focus on his targets for 2013 with a new inner calm.
WITH THE amazing 2012 summer of sport an abiding and inspiring memory, Angus is gearing up to take its place in the global limelight in 2014.
SCOTLAND’S JAMIE Baker is through to the second round of Australian Open qualifying, following a straight-sets victory over Julio Cesar Campozano.