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FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2020, file photo, Sofia Kenin of the U.S. holds the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup after defeating Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia. Tennis Australia chief executive Craig Tiley will be looking at the delayed running of both the U.S. Open and French Open to help plan contingencies for the first Grand Slam tournament of 2021, but Tiley says the tournament has already decided on how the Australian Open will shape up in January, reduced seating due to social distancing, players in a secure biosecurity

2021 Australian Open: Smaller crowds, player bio-security

Jul. 24, 2020 11:47 PM EDT

Australian Open organizers have settled on a plan to host the 2021 tournament complete with bio-security and fewer spectators. Tennis Australia chief executive Craig Tiley will be looking at the running of both the U.S. Open and delayed French Open to help plan contingencies for the first Grand Slam tournament of...