Rod Laver

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Australian tennis player who in 1962 was the second man to win the Australian and French and English and United States singles titles in the same year

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Meanwhile, Federer won his quarter-final match against Tomas Berdych and reached his 14th Australian Open semi-final with a straight-sets victory 7-6 (7-1) 6-3 6-4 in the Rod Laver Arena.
The Swiss defending champion headlines Rod Laver Arena in the evening against France's Richard Gasquet.
Djokovic's sixth Australian Open crown draws him level with Roy Emerson, while his 11th overall means he climbs to joint-fifth on the all-time list alongside Rod Laver and Bjorn Borg.
Significant upgrades to Rod Laver Arena, allowing the arena to be brought up to the highest standards of amenity, food service, patron comfort and accessibility
The victory, Berdych's first at Rod Laver Arena, the tournament's centre court, means he has now completed a set of semifinal appearances at all four Grand Slams.
Under the roof in the Rod Laver Arena, Djokovic beat the world No.
It was as good a first-round performance as Murray has delivered in recent years and he was pleased with how he coped in the oppressive heat on Rod Laver Arena.
Nadal lost his third straight Grand Slam final in the match that finished at 1:37am on Monday at Rod Laver Arena.
Tomorrow - Rod Laver Arena: V Azarenka (Blr) v H WATSON (Gbr), B Tomic (Aus) v F Verdasco (Spa), K Clijsters (Bel) v M J Koehler (Por), A Kudryavtsev (Rus) v R Federer (Swi), C Wozniacki (Den) v A Rodionova (Aus).
TENNIS: Rod Laver believes Andy Murray could win three or four Grand Slams once he has cracked the toughest task of winning the first one.
Third seed Clijsters won in straight sets on Rod Laver Arena, but made hard work of a 7-6 (7/3) 6-3 victory.
Spaniard in line to become first man since Rod Laver to win all four Grand Slams in a row
Summary: Serena Williams defended her Australian Open title and denied Justine Henin a dream return with a 6-4 3-6 6-2 win at Rod Laver Arena.
Robson lost last year's final to Ksenia Pervak when she admitted to being hampered by nerves, she hopes that will not be problem when she returns to Rod Laver Arena.
ROD LAVER believes Roger Federer is still on course to become the best player in tennis history.