18 JanSelf-confessed night owl Serena Williams has put in a measured first-round performance to dismiss Austrian Tamira Paszek on Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday night.
18 JanGrab a bite-sized wrap of all the day's highlights from day two of the 2012 Australian Open.
18 JanFrench crowd-pleaser Jo Wilfried Tsonga has taken down in-form Denis Istomin, of Uzbekistan, in an entertaining night match on Margaret Court Arena, 6-4 3-6 6-2 7-5.
17 JanLleyton Hewitt has edged German Cedrik-Marcel Stebe in four sets to the delight of a packed Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday night.
17 JanAndy Roddick scored a 6-3 6-4 6-1 wipeout of Robin Haase on Hisense Arena, with old rival, Aussie Lleyton Hewitt, later confirming a marquee second-round showdown.
17 JanAna Ivanovic, the 2008 runner-up here, moved into the second round on Tuesday night with a decisive 6-0 6-3 win over Lourdes Dominguez Lino.
17 JanAussie No.2 Matt Ebden has surged past Brazil's Joao Souza in his opening round of the Australian Open thanks to a dominant serving performance, winning 6-3 7-6(1) 6-2.
17 JanMaria Sharapova has put title contenders on notice with a 6-0 6-1 whitewash of Argentina's Gisela Dulko in the first round.
17 JanAndy Murray has withstood a spirited performance from rising American Ryan Harrison, recovering after dropping the first set for a 4-6 6-3 6-4 6-2 win.
17 JanWildcard James Duckworth has joined fellow 19-year-old Aussie Bernard Tomic in the second round after downing Jurgen Zopp in straight sets.
17 JanUS Open champion Sam Stosur has crashed out of the Australian Open, losing 7-6, 6-3 in her first round match against Sorana Cirstea.
17 JanCardio Tennis is proving a popular new way of getting fit and a first introduction to tennis for many participants.
17 JanWorld No.1 Novak Djokovic made light work of his first round match, beating Italy's Paolo Lorenzi 6-2, 6-0, 6-0 in 92 minutes.
17 JanJapan's Kei Nishikori has won through to the second round at the 2012 Australian Open, beating France's Stephane Robert.
17 JanSecond seed Petra Kvitova has powered through to the second round of AO2012 in just 61 minutes at Rod Laver Arena.
17 JanJelena Dokic has raced through to the second round at the Australian Open for the second consecutive year.
17 JanTwenty-seventh seed Maria Kirilenko was too strong for Australia's Jarmila Gajdosova on Tuesday, winning 6-4, 6-2 at Hisense Arena.
17 JanHave your say in our new fan poll by answering the question: Who will win their breakthrough Grand Slam title in Melbourne?
17 JanIntrepid tennis analyst Tom Tebbutt takes a look at Day Two action at Australian Open 2012.
17 JanNaturalised Australian Jarmila Gajdosova’s is hoping to end a heart-breaking run of opening-round defeats at Melbourne Park today.
17 JanThe Andy Murray-Ivan Lendl partnership has scored a resounding ‘Like‘ from the tennis community. Here’s 10 cool things about the power duo.