Novak Djokovic is the master of Melbourne. But what obstacles await him in his quest to hoist the trophy for a third straight time?
Just because you're good doesn't mean you're London-bound. Such is the case for Alexandr Dolgopolov, who will be watching tennis from the sidelines.
The Frenchmen have invaded Australia. Now one of them just needs to win this thing.
Only Gael Monfils provides this kind of drama. But at least this time, he came out on the right side of a heart-palpitating five-setter.
Kim Clijsters may lug around bags of toys for her toddler, but it's Nadia Petrova who will have the heavy lift in their upcoming match.
Nadal-Gonzalez Live Blog
In tennis, the itinerant lifestyles of coaches are often the norm. Just ask Brad Gilbert, who has mentored Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick and Andy Murray for short spurts. But there are rare partnerships that have thrived because of longevity.