MELBOURNE: Tennis Australia on Monday refuted reports that the 2022 Australian Open could be "forced offshore" on account of the continued collective failure of the global community to rein in the Covid-19 virus. 

Tennis Australia issued a statement in this regard on Monday after media reports said the tournament would be forced offshore due to federal government's prediction that international borders will stay closed until mid-2022.

Jul 19, 2019 13:07
LONDON: The Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix will continue to be held in Melbourne until at least the end of 2025, F1 promoter Formula One Group announced Tuesday. The agreement between Formula 1 and the Australian Grand Prix Corporation was signed here recently.
Nov 17, 2018 14:11
MELBOURNE: Rolex, the premium Swiss watchmaker, has yet again bagged the title sponsorship rights for the first Formula 1 race of the calendar, the Australian Grand Prix in 2019. Their association will continue for the seventh year on the trot, beginning in 2013.  The event is set to place from 14-17 March in what is arguably Australia's sporting capital, Melbourne.