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Caroline Wozniacki to retire after 2020 Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki, a former world No. 1 on the WTA Tour, has announced she will retire from professional tennis following next month’s Australian Open. In a lengthy Instagram post on Friday, the 29-year-old Dane, who claimed grand slam glory at Melbourne Park in 2018, said she had “accomplished everything I could ever dream of on […]

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Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki to retire after Australian Open

COPENHAGEN (REUTERS) – Former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki said on Friday (Dec 6) she will retire from tennis after January’s Australian Open – the venue of her sole Grand Slam triumph. The 29-year-old, who triumphed in Melbourne last year, said her retirement had nothing to do with her health and that she wanted to […]

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Caroline Wozniacki to retire from tennis after Australian Open

Former world No 1 Caroline Wozniacki will retire from tennis after the Australian Open in January. Wozniacki, who won the tournament in Melbourne in 2018, announced the news on Instagram on Friday and says retirement has nothing to do with her health. View this post on Instagram I’ve played professionally since I was 15 years […]

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Court family’s raw reply to public slap

The children of Margaret Court have released an open letter in response to Tennis Australia’s extraordinary public swipe at the controversial Aussie tennis legend. Court this week accepted Tennis Australia’s invitation to the Australian Open to celebrate the 50th anniversary of her 1970 grand slam sweep. But the offer coincided with a scathing open letter […]

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Barty clear favourite for Newcombe Medal

The Newcombe Medal was shared for the first time by two Australian tennis stars last year – Ashleigh Barty and Alex de Minaur – but there’s one near certainty in 2019: there will be only one distinct winner. As the first Australian woman to finish as a year-end world No.1 – combined with a breakthrough […]