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Tennis: Disappointing entries for long-running Otago Open

A disappointing entry list of only 15 men and four women will contest the Otago Open, one of New Zealand's longest-running events.

Tennis: John McGlashan into national finals

John McGlashan has won its way through to the national schools finals in Wellington, in a fortnight, after qualifying in second place in the South Island finals in Timaru at the weekend.

Tennis: Murray leads Britain into Davis Cup quarters

Tennis: Murray leads Britain into Davis Cup quarters

For the second year running, Andy Murray led Britain to a Davis Cup first round victory over the United States when he beat John Isner 7-6(4) 6-3 7-6(4) in Glasgow.

Tennis: Southern Lakes out to ensure trophy stays in cabinet

The Southern Lakes team will aim to make it ''lucky 13'' in a row in the second round of the Southern League in Dunedin this weekend.

Tennis: Erakovic into semifinals in Thailand

Tennis: Erakovic into semifinals in Thailand

Marina Erakovic battled her way into the semifinals of the latest WTA tournament in Thailand after felling former world No 2 Vera Zvonareva 2-6 7-6 7-5.

Tennis: Djokovic downs Murray to win Australian Open

Tennis: Djokovic downs Murray to win Australian Open

Novak Djokovic may have garnered a reputation as the crown prince of pranksters in tennis but on Sunday he firmly established him as the king of Melbourne's blue hardcourts with his fifth Australian Open title.

Tennis: Serena claims sixth Aussie Open crown

Tennis: Serena claims sixth Aussie Open crown

A sickly Serena Williams gave Maria Sharapova another serving of grand slam heartbreak to win the Australian Open and bolster her claims to be the all-time greatest player with her 19th major title.

Tennis: Off-key Djokovic advances to final

Tennis: Off-key Djokovic advances to final

A solemn Novak Djokovic will look for positives from his previous clashes at Melbourne Park after playing arguably his worst match of the tournament in edging a mentally "dead" Stan Wawrinka in five sets on Friday.

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