The rise of Kubler continues

Australia’s Jason Kubler is into his first ATP tour semifinal after defeating fellow Australian James Duckworth. This is on the back of Kubler’s first top-ten victory when he defeated world no. 9 Felix Auger-Aliassime in the previous round. At 29-years-old it is a long time coming for the former world no. 1 junior. Kubler has…

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Kyrgios reaches first Grand Slam singles semifinal

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios has let his racquet do the talking as he advanced to his first-ever semifinal, and he has done it on the hallowed turf of Wimbledon. In a controlled match, it was Kyrgios that defeated Chile’s world no. 43 Christian Garin in straight sets. It didn’t look like that might happen after Garin…

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Kyrgios and Tomljanovic into Wimbledon quarterfinals

Once they were Australian tennis’ golden couple when Ajla Tomljanovic and Nick Kyrgios were dating. That romance ended long ago. Also long ago we saw Kyrgios burst onto the scene at Wimbledon en route to a quarterfinal appearance. That was 2014 when the then world no. 144 defeated world no. 1 at the time, Rafael…

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Golden day for the Aussies at Wimbledon

Australian tennis player Ajla Tomljanovic during the 2020 Australian Open tennis

Day six at Wimbledon saw four Australians in action across the Ladies and Gentlemen’s singles round three draws. At that stage of the tournament, it is rare to see them all come out as winners, but that is what happened. First, it was Ajla Tomljanovic that came back from 2-6 in the first set against…

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