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Australian Open Day One Journal and Results: Starting with a bang

I love the Australian Open. The atmosphere, the freshness, the excitement, the energy, the colour, the weather, the unpredictability. It’s brilliant. Even if I did feel it come in a rush this season, and began to wonder if maybe it’s slightly too early in the tennis calendar (more on that another time.) 1,525 more words

Tennis

2017 Australian Open Preview Pt. 2

With my preview of the men’s singles draw done and my predictions made, it’s time to turn to the women’s singles draw. With play about to start, there’s plenty to talk about and a host of potential upsets from┬áthe first round onwards. 2,563 more words

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Australian Open Preview

A breathless end to 2016 saw Andy Murray claim the world no.1 spot over Serbian nemesis Novak Djokovic but who would it be to lift the season opening Australian Open title as we preview the first grand slam of the season under the sizzling hot weather of Melbourne 513 more words

Sport

Preview - The Australian Open 2017

Ahead of the first tennis Grand Slam of the year, I comment on what to watch out for.

In the men’s game, all eyes will likely be on World Number One Andy Murray as he gears up to start his campaign against Ukrainian Ilya Marchenko on Monday. 558 more words

Features

2017 Australian Open Preview

The draws have been made, the anticipation is building and the pundits are predicting – it’s only three days until the singles main draws kick off in Melbourne for the 2017 Australian Open. 2,078 more words

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Grand Slam and Upcoming Events

Thanks to all who attended this week’s first ever Untitled Grand Slam event, and many congratulations to our winner, Ellen Hartman! Listen to the podcast now… 134 more words

Storytelling

Sydney International: Has Agnieszka Radwanska's run dented her Australian Open chances?

Agnieszka Radwanska takes on Johanna Konta in the Sydney International final on Friday – three days before the Australian Open begins. I had some thoughts. 964 more words

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