Ashok Samala

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Tennis-Wawrinka leads big shake-up at top of rankings | Reuters

LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - An Australian Open that began in a heatwave and contained seismic shocks aplenty ended with Stanislas Wawrinka defeating Rafa Nadal to further undermine the superiority of the so-called big four in men’s tennis.<p>In reaching the final after missing last year’s tournament …

The newest member of the Grand Slam club, @stanwawrinka after #AusOpen title. http://t.co/kfKyvW69U6

How the shepherd boy beat the beast

Stanislas Wawrinka had no business winning the Australian Open. None whatsoever. Not for a guy who had no experience in a major final. Not for a guy …

Australian Open - The Grand Slam of Asia / Pacific | Australian Open

Nobu<p>Innovative Japanese cuisine<p>88 Melbourne<p>Echoing 1988, when the Australian Open first moved to Melbourne Park<p>Grand Slam tennis has never tasted so …

Playing Ball: The Writer's Racquet

The racquet I grip and hold in front of my face has a hole in the middle of it. A string broke in July, the last time I hit a ball. Since then I’ve …

Serena Williams defends at Brisbane

BRISBANE, Australia -- Serena Williams showed she has carried her momentum from 2013 into the new season, beating No. 2-ranked Victoria Azarenka 6-4, …

Federer Will Face Hewitt in Brisbane Final - Tennis Now

By Chris Oddo/ Saturday, January 4, 2014<p>Roger Federer hammered 20 aces and outlasted Jeremy Chardy to reach the Brisbane final where he'll meet …