The talking is over and Melbourne Park is ready for 14 days of sizzling tennis action. Everything is set fair. Now bring it on.
Serena Williams is the woman to beat, but the first-round meeting between Victoria Azarenka and Sloane Stephens leaps out of the draw.
The stars have never been busier on social media. Keep tabs on what they are doing and saying in our Emirates AO series updates.
Serena Williams made a statement with her outfit and her play on Tuesday night, cruising into the second round of Australian Open 2015 for the loss of just four games.
Fighting to save three set points on Thursday, women’s top seed Serena Williams clicked into gear and won the next 10 games to oust Russian Vera Zvonareva.
Serena Williams lost the first set against Elina Svitolina before cranking into gear to win 4-6 6-2 6-0, but can she afford to be so slow out of the blocks again?
Serena Williams is hot favourite to win her sixth AO women's singles title but she insists she's not thinking beyond first-round opponent Alison Van Uytvanck.
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Lost dogs, mystery husbands, Goran up to his usual mischief and Genie’s honest answers – Alix Ramsay wraps up Day 7 from Melbourne Park.
Serena Williams is hailed by many as the greatest player of her era, but almost 16 years after her first Grand Slam singles title, is she the best ever?
The 2015 tennis season has struck with characteristic turbulence as some big names flounder, and others claim their territory.
Reigning champions Li Na and Stanislas Wawrinka were in attendance as the draw for Australian Open 2015 was released at Melbourne Park on Friday morning.
Madison Keys has a power-laden game; on the bright stage of Saturday night at Australian Open 2015, the young American will need to be at her free-swinging best to oust Petra Kvitova.
Caroline Wozniacki and Victoria Azarenka are firm friends off the court, but it’s a friendship that will take a temporary back seat when they clash for a place in the third round on Thursday.
Last year was the high point of Stan Wawrinka’s career, but the reigning Melbourne champion is ready to look forward.
Serena Williams d Elina Svitolina 4-6 6-2 6-0
Serena Williams d Vera Zvonareva 7-5 6-0.
Serena Williams d Alison Van Uytvanck 6-0 6-4
Serena Williams pre-tournament interview