Former New Zealander Joe Kayes will return to Australia this week in what is hoped will be the next step in keeping alive his dream to represent the Australian men’s water polo team at the Rio Olympics.
Australia's Casey Dellacqua and her Kazakh teammate Yaroslava Shvedova have fallen to Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza in the women's doubles final at the US Open.
Australian John Peers and Scot Jamie Murray have gone down to the inspired combination of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in the US Open men’s doubles final.
John Peers was unable to disguise his disappointment at being overlooked for Australia's Davis Cup semi-final after also falling short in the US Open final
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