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Serena Williams scrapped her way into the quarterfinals at the Australian Open, working around a misfiring serve and a rash of unforced errors to beat Barbora Strycova as the heat intensified on Monday.

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The Latest on Monday from the Australian Open (all times local):

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Bob and Mike Bryan are retiring from Davis Cup play after 14 years representing the United States.

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Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber had much in common heading into the first Grand Slam of the season as the No. 1 seeds.

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Angelique Kerber said before the Australian Open that she wasn’t putting too much pressure on herself as the top-seeded player at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time.

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Serena Williams and Barbora Strycova meet for the third time on Monday, and once again it’s on one of the grandest stages in tennis.

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A look at the Australian Open on Sunday:

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The Latest from the Australian Open on Sunday (all times local):

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Novak Djokovic will lead his native Serbia against Russia in the first round of the Davis Cup next month.

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Mischa Zverev still remembers one of his earliest losses to Andy Murray, when the two were rising juniors, just 17 years old, and playing in the semifinals of the 2004 U.S. Open boys’ tournament.

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Basketball fans may have done a double take upon seeing the Australian Open schedule on Sunday: Matthew Dellavedova was playing his first-round match on Court 7.

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The latest from the Australian Open on Saturday (all times local):

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Rafael Nadal had a good, hard look at the future before pulling a few tricks from his past to hold it back — for now.

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A look at the Australian Open on Saturday:

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Troubled tennis player Nick Kyrgios acknowledged after his testy loss to Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open this week that he could certainly benefit from having a coach.

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As befitting his status as a 17-time Grand Slam champion and as an astute judge of the sport, Roger Federer’s reply to a simple question about his next opponent was handled with the same aplomb as one of his stylish groundstrokes.

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For both the veteran, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, and the newcomer, Jennifer Brady, it’s a completely unexpected position to be in: Playing for a spot in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open.

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Roger Federer relaxed into the chair, his arms folded across his chest in a casual, confident way, and just savored a vintage Australian Open performance.

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Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players. And it’s not just all the tattoos.

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A look at the Australian Open on Wednesday:

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