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Australian Open: Djokovic faces American Fritz in 3rd round

Feb. 11, 2021 08:49 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open: LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAY Top-ranked Novak Djokovic takes on American Taylor Fritz in one of the high-intensity matches set on the Australian Open’s fifth day. In what should be an...

Australian Open's hard quarantine 'took a toll' on players

Feb. 09, 2021 13:01 PM EST

Being stuck for two weeks in a Melbourne hotel room with windows that wouldn’t open “really took a toll” on Victoria Azarenka in the leadup to the Australian Open, the Grand Slam tournament’s two-time champion explained after she had trouble breathing during a first-round loss. ...

Australian Open arrivals hit by 4 COVID-19 positive tests

Jan. 16, 2021 23:35 PM EST

Four coronavirus cases have been detected from charter flights carrying tennis players, coaches and officials to Melbourne for the Australian Open, forcing 47 players into strict hotel quarantine. Health authorities confirmed there'd been three positive tests for COVID-19...