Five facts about the fast-rising Marta Kostyuk

Five facts about the fast-rising Marta Kostyuk

Roger Federer is on an eight-match unbeaten run at the Australian Open but there is one 15-year-old Ukrainian who is on a longer winning streak at the year’s first major. Guess who? Marta Kostyuk. The girls’ champion at the Australian Open last year,...
ICYMI at Australian Open – tennis

ICYMI at Australian Open – tennis

6:55 AM ET Niall Seewang Close ESPN Associate Editor Niall is an award-winning journalist who discovered from an early age he had more to offer watching and writing about sport than playing it. He joined ESPN Australia/New Zealand after a four-year stint at AFL Media...
ICYMI at Australian Open – tennis

ICYMI at Australian Open – tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia — A note for all up-and-coming players wanting to announce themselves on the big stage: Avoid a first-round Rafa encounter at all costs. After a 90-minute Rafael Nadal power exhibition on Rod Laver Arena on Monday night, Victor Estrella...