New RSS Widget Eugenie Bouchard beats Shuai Peng in Australian Open 2017-01-18T07:46:21.000000Z MIKE DICKSON IN MELBOURNE: Slowly Eugenie Bouchard is looking more the player who stormed up the rankings in 2014 and reached the Wimbledon final. Roger Federer made to work for win over Noah Rubin 2017-01-18T06:54:41.000000Z On the comeback trail after six months out of the game, a clinical Federer cruised through the opening two sets but fell into a hole in the third against the plucky world number 200. Stanislas Wawrinka into Australian Open third round 2017-01-18T06:08:40.000000Z The 31-year-old Wawrinka laboured through five sets to win his first-round match against Martin Klizan in 3 hours, 24 minutes. He had a much easier time in the second round, beating Johnson in under two Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Kei Nishikori and Tomas Berdych win 2017-01-18T05:38:52.000000Z Tsonga was in complete control throughout the first two sets but Lajovic showed more fight in the third. But, when the former world No 5 took the match up a gear, Lajovic soon trailed off. Angelique Kerber beats Carina Witthoeft 6-2 6-7(3) 6-2 2017-01-18T04:53:31.000000Z Kerber didn't enjoy the entire performance on her 29th birthday, angrily swiping her racket in the second set in a burst of frustration and allowed Carina Witthoeft back into the match. FA chief Martin Glenn's cut-backs rock rule makers 2017-01-18T04:45:40.000000Z CHARLES SALE - SPORTS AGENDA: The FA have upset the other home nations by cutting out the usual largesse surrounding the annual rules-making summit to be held in England. Venus Williams beats Stefanie Voegele at Australian Open 2017-01-18T02:31:59.000000Z Williams, seven-time major winner played the first of her record 73 Grand Slam tournaments at the French Open in 1997. Back then, she got to play against the likes of Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova. Lincoln 1-0 Ipswich: Nathan Arnold scores late winner 2017-01-18T01:30:09.000000Z Lincoln City upset the odds to advance to the fourth round of the FA Cup after a dramatic late goal from Nathan Arnold secured a famous win. Buttner claims success as he won more titles than Gerrard 2017-01-18T01:27:07.000000Z Former Manchester United defender Alexander Buttner insists he was a success in the Premier League because he won more title medals than Steven Gerrard. Sale probe after Arscott brothers’ hotel meeting 2017-01-18T01:21:11.000000Z CHRIS FOY: Sale players reported their team-mate, Tom Arscott, to the club’s hierarchy after it emerged that he had passed on sensitive information to his brother, Luke, who plays for Bristol.