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MELBOURNE, Australia — From the moment the Australian Open draw was released eight days ago, Maria Sharapova said she anticipated a clash with defending champion Caroline Wozniacki in the third round. “It was definitely a match I looked forward to,” Sharapova said. “But obviously I had to get there first, and so did she.” The
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Lleyton Hewitt (left) was named Australia’s Davis Cup captain in October 2015 Bernard Tomic has called Australia Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt a “liar” for saying he had been threatened “physically” and “blackmailed” by him. Hewitt, 37, said he and “close-knit family” had received threats directly from the world number 88 over the past “year
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MELBOURNE, Australia — The third round of the Australian Open continues Saturday and is highlighted by the return of world No. 1s Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep, both of whom will be hoping for a spot in the second week. It’s also a big day for the Americans. Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Madison Keys
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MELBOURNE, Australia — Bernard Tomic has branded Lleyton Hewitt a liar, denying he has ever threatened the Davis Cup captain’s family. Australian tennis’ ugly feud continues to escalate, with Tomic on Friday hitting back at Hewitt’s sensational claims of blackmail and physical threats coming from his one-time Cup spearhead. “I have never threatened his family,”
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