For five representatives of domestic tennis ceiling of the tournament was the first round
– In matches of the second round of the Open championship of Australia on tennis, the tournament series “Grand slam” Australian Open, Russia in men’s and women’s singles will represent nine people.
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As reported, the first round of the competition successfully overcame Maria Sharapova. In addition, in the second round were Elena Vesnina, Ekaterina Alexandrova, Daria Kasatkina, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Meanwhile, the tournament in the womens singles leave Anna Kalinskaya, Anna Blinkova, Andy Murray, Ekaterina Makarova.
In the men’s category in the second round he faced Andrei Rublev, Daniil Medvedev, Evgeny Donskoy, Karen Khachanov. Was eliminated from the tournament Mikhail Youzhny.
The Australian Open traditionally opens the program of the tournament series “Grand slam” in a calendar year.
The current winner of the tournament in men’s category is Swiss Roger Federer (won in the first round of the Australian Open in 2018), while the female American Serena Williams (left in the decree, the tournament now does not participate).
The prize Fund Australian Open in 2018 is $54 thousand 43млн