Tomas Berdych d Rafael Nadal 6-2 6-0 7-6(5).
Rafael Nadal d Kevin Anderson 7-5 6-1 6-4.
Rafael Nadal d Dudi Sela 6-1 6-0 7-5
Rafael Nadal d Tim Smyczek 6-2 3-6 6-7(2) 6-3 7-5
Rafael Nadal d Mikhail Youzhny 6-3 6-2 6-2
Rafael Nadal pre-tournament interview
The changing of the guard in the men’s game has still to materialise but some players' stars are definitely rising, while others fell well short of expectations.
Dan Imhoff gazes into his crystal ball and predicts what will happen in the men’s game after the season’s first major.
The end of the era of dominance by Messrs Djokovic, Federer, Nadal and Murray has been predicted many times, and even greeted as fact. The evidence at AO 2015, however, suggests there is still plenty of life in the Fab Four.
Australian Open 2015 is the year’s first major, and the first time the sport’s stars step out in their new-season get-up. Who made the biggest fashion statement in Melbourne? Glad you asked ...
Tomas Berdych’s contemporaries have made their mark in majors; after stunning Rafael Nadal on Tuesday, the big Czech is starting to believe he can too.
AO Analyst Craig O’Shannessy runs the rule over Tomas Berdych’s stunning win over Rafael Nadal, and how one tactical change after 17 straight defeats made all the difference.
A battle against form and fitness peppered with flashes of his very best; Rafael Nadal’s Australian Open was as unpredictable as Melbourne’s weather.
Tomas Berdych scales new heights to beat Rafael Nadal for the first time in 18 attempts and clinch a place in the AO semifinals for the second year running.
In his final major as a teenager, Nick Kyrgios has ridden a wave of emotion to the quarterfinals - where an older, wiser Andy Murray awaits.
Kevin Anderson gave Rafael Nadal all he could handle in the first set on Sunday, but the No.3 seed clicked into a higher gear to book a place in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
AO Analyst Craig O’Shannessy looks at how Kevin Anderson had a golden chance to wrest control against Rafael Nadal on Sunday, but why the resilient Spaniard was able to stand firm.
Two nights after he so nearly left Melbourne earlier than expected, a rested Rafael Nadal was back to his imperious best in a straight-sets romp over Dudi Sela.
Two days after fraught second-round escapes, Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova will be hoping to resume normal service on Friday in Melbourne.
An ill Rafael Nadal overcame his rebelling body and an inspired opponent in qualifier Tim Smyczek to add another memorable match to his lengthy Melbourne Park list.
Alix Ramsay looks back at Day 3 of Australian Open 2015, where big names barely made it through, and small talk (briefly) silenced the press.
Teen tyros Thanasi Kokkinakis and Nick Kyrgios lit up Melbourne Park on Day 1 of Australian Open 2015; can they back up on Wednesday after surviving stern five-set tests?
Alix Ramsay looks at the ups and downs of a hectic two days of opening-round matches at Australian Open 2015.
Rafael Nadal allays fears over his form and fitness with a convincing straight sets victory over Mikhail Youzhny.
His age may be creeping up, but Roger Federer’s appetite for adding to his glittering CV remains unsated.
AO Analyst Craig O'Shannessy runs the rule over Rafa's tricky opening-round encounter against Russia's Mikhail Youzhny on Monday.
After a rollercoaster 2014, Rafael Nadal arrives in Australia with some big questions to answer over his form and fitness.
Rafael Nadal's record of four wins and four defeats in seven months is hardly inspiring, but if he can make it into the second week at Melbourne, you never know.
Roger Federer could scarcely be in better form as he attempts to land that elusive 18th Grand Slam. But the draw could not have been tougher.
Reigning champions Li Na and Stanislas Wawrinka were in attendance as the draw for Australian Open 2015 was released at Melbourne Park on Friday morning.
The road to the men’s singles title at Australian Open 2015 looks familiar, but as last year proved, anything can happen in the year’s first major.
Fashion is always a top talking point at the Slams and what better time to reflect on the best-dressed players on the field at Australian Opens past ... but not forgotten.
It's a way to go before the Australian Open 2015 men's final on 1 February, enough time to ponder the best deciders from the Grand Slam of Asia-Pacific. Do you agree?
Stanislas Wawrinka has won his first Grand Slam title, beating an injury-affected Rafael Nadal in a dramatic four-set Australian Open final on Sunday.