Australia’s Open – A New Documentary

The world premiere of Australia’s Open took place at the Melbourne International Film Festival today.

At the screening, Sydney-based director Ili Baré explained why she chose the subject for her latest documentary. “I think that sport naturally offers all these great … continue reading


Remembering Colin Stubs…and the Revival of the Australian Open

Colin Stubs, the former Australian Open Tournament Director, is being widely remembered in the tennis world after passing away this month in Melbourne, aged 81.

Stubs, known by many for his integrity and devotion to the sport, was an influential … continue reading


Over Before It Began…Hyeon Chung

For me, the 2020 Australian Open ended before it actually began. The reason – Hyeon Chung pulled out of the men’s qualifying.

Having begun writing about the game when the men were still competing in long white pants and crisp … continue reading