News | Tennis
16 May 2022 17:04
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Tennis

    Alize  Cornet has caused a major upset in the women's singles draw at the Australian tennis Open

    Alize Cornet has caused a major upset in the women's singles draw at the Australian tennis Open


    She's beaten third seed Garbine Muguruza in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 in the tournament's second round in Melbourne.

    Cornet is elated with her victory.



    There's been another surprise result with women's sixth seed Anett Kontaveit going down to Dane Clara Tauson in straight sets.

    In more expected results... seventh seed Iga Swiatek has breezed through her match in straight sets.

    In the men's draw, fifth seed Andrey Rublev has won in straight sets.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Tennis News
     12 May: Australia's Daria Saville, Chris O'Connell receive French Open wildcards
     12 May: A first round loss for Michael Venus and British partner Jamie Murray at the Rome Masters
     10 May: To tennis..
     09 May: Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz reaches Madrid Open final, with three-set win over Novak Djokovic
     06 May: The youngest player in the top 10 will face the oldest in an all Spanish battle at the Madrid tennis Masters
     05 May: Michael Venus is optimistic he will be reunited with his regular doubles partner for this month's French tennis Open
     04 May: Andy Murray will face old rival Novak Djokovic for the first time in five years at the Madrid Masters
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The Black Sticks women have a list of improvements to make after their 2-nil series defeat by Australia's Hockeyroos More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    There may be a hurdle for New Zealand cyclists when it comes to performance hubs More...



     Today's News

    International:
    US authorities interview parents of suspect in deadly Buffalo, New York, supermarket shooting 16:50

    Motoring:
    Serious damage to a lower Hutt BP this morning, which was smashed into with a stolen digger about 2.30am 16:50

    Entertainment:
    Bruce MacVittie has died aged 65 16:48

    Business:
    There may be a hurdle for New Zealand cyclists when it comes to performance hubs 16:20

    Entertainment:
    A dessert inspired by Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip's wedding menu has been named the official Platinum Pudding 16:18

    International:
    How are people reacting to Eurovision 2022? Were there voting irregularities? Will Ukraine host next year's competition? 16:00

    Entertainment:
    Travis Scott is being sued by a woman who claimed she suffered a miscarriage after being crushed at Astroworld 15:48

    Business:
    DairyNZ says the Government's commitment of 339-million-dollars to reduce agricultural greenhouse gas emissions will help Kiwi dairy farmers remain 'high-performing' 15:30

    Entertainment:
    James Corden and Prince Harry's children have playdates 15:18

    Politics:
    A change to the label for some Covid cases 14:50


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd