Gallery: The story from day two at the Australian Open
We give you a pictorial of the second day’s action at the 2018 Australian Open at Melbourne.
How good is it to see the elastic-limbed Novak Djokovic back in action? Pretty good, eh. The six-time champion was too good for Donald Young on Tuesday.
Simona Halep had a tough old time against Destanee Aiava as she not only struggled in the first set, but also took a tumble and injured her ankle in the second.
Australian teenager Aiava, though, still came up short against Halep despite her seeming ability to move things with her eyes.
Great Britain’s No 1 Johanna Konta was a straight sets winner over American Madison Brengle.
Third-seed Garbine Muguruza wasn’t at her best, but she still managed to see off Jessika Ponchet.
Gael Monfils was feeling the heat during his victory over Jaume Munar. Next up for the Frenchman is Djokovic.
Canadian Milos Raonic was a first-round casualty as he lost against Lukas Lacko.
Former champion Maria Sharapova is up and running with a straight sets win over Tatjana Maria.
Karolina Pliskova was too good for Veronica Cepede Royg.
Former men’s champion Stan Wawrinka needed four sets to beat Ricardas Berankis.
Defending champion and five-time Australian Open winner Roger Federer was too good for Aljaz Bedene. These shoes were made for winning.
Federer also had to do a post-match interview with comedian Will Ferrell.
Unfortunately British No 2 Heather Watson fell at the first hurdle as she was beaten by Yulia Putintseva.
There was time for some fun away from the court for Denis Shapovalov.
Emma Raducanu ‘extremely grateful’ after receiving MBE from King Charles III for services to tennis
Emma Raducanu has collected her MBE.
Sue Barker reveals how going off-script during Andy Murray’s historic Wimbledon win got her in trouble
A lovely anecdote from the legendary Sue Barker.
WTA top 10 prize-money earners in 2022: Iga Swiatek well clear as Ons Jabeur, Jessica Pegula also feature
Iga Swiatek laughing all the way to the bank after brilliant 2022 season.
WATCH: Emma Raducanu inspires next generation during ‘tennis masterclass’ with school pupils
Emma Raducanu giving back.
Roger Federer not ready for skiing holiday, but wants to take his kids on adventurous African trip
Roger Federer eyeing an adventurous African holiday.
Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov come full circle: ‘It’s cool to be in this position now’
From Junior Davis Cup champions to Senior Davis Cup champions.
How Cameron Norrie aims to become a tougher player to face
Cameron Norrie is tough to break down, but he feels he can make life even harder for his opponents.
Cameron Norrie hoping Saudi jaunt sets him up for Australian Open
Cameron Norrie is looking forward to seeing the sun again.
Alexander Zverev has made peace with his injury layoff
Alexander Zverev is at peace over his French Open injury saying at least it didn’t happen snowboarding.
Alexander Zverev heads to Saudi Arabia for competition and comradery
Alexander Zverev is thrilled to get the chance to get back on court and rub shoulders with the boys again.