Australian Open Tennis Championships
Ana Ivanovic of Serbia (L) chats to Australian golfer and boyfriend Adam Scott (R) as she takes a break during in a training session ahead of the 2012 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 15, 2012. The tennis season's first Grand Slam of the year will take place from January 16 to 29. IMAGE STRICTLY.
There is occasionally tennis when you have Australian Open, but generally, Friday is dead, the complete opposite of North America and most of the other parts of the world.
That’s tennis, you have some up and down weeks ... And you have just got to make the most of your best weeks — and I think she did. I mean, semifinals in the Australian Open is an awesome achievement and I think she is a great player and she has a great future.
I have not played a match for five weeks (since losing the Australian Open final to Djokovic on Jan. 27) so you can't expect to play your best tennis straightawayMore quotes »
Sloane Stephens loses in 1st round in Dubai
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Azarenka beats Williams to win Qatar Open
at her best. Struggling at times with a cold and still nursing a right ankle injury that bothered her at the Australian Open, Williams appeared sluggish in early-round matches and needed three sets to beat Petra Kvitova in the quarterfinals.She made 48 errors Read more »
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