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Australian Open 2022: Ashleigh Barty beats Danielle Collins to become first home singles champion since 1978

Ashleigh Barty became the first home Australian Open champion since 1978 after beating grand slam final debutante Danielle Collins 6-3 7-6 in Saturday’s final. The world No. 1 was utterly dominant throughout the tournament and clinched a historic title without even dropping a set. Australian tennis fans had to wait more than four decades for […]

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Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty beats Karolina Pliskova to win maiden title

Ashleigh Barty won her maiden Wimbledon title as she beat Karolina Pliskova in the final to become the first Australian women’s champion for 41 years. Barty won the first 14 points to take early charge in a 6-3 6-7 (4-7) 6-3 win on the 50th anniversary of idol Evonne Goolagong Cawley’s maiden win here. “This […]