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In January, the tennis season will be brought to life on the scorching hard courts of Melbourne Park. At the first Grand Slam of 2019, Novak Djokovic, the number one player in the world, aims for his third consecutive slam title and the seventh Australian Open. Defending reigning champion Roger Federer is fiercely contested, while Rafa Nadal has been aiming for his first ever Down Under triumph since 2009. Andy Murray hopes to accelerate his comeback after injury, as controversial home favorite Nick Kyrgios will attract attention. good or bad.

The women's eyes are all on Serena Williams as she targets Grand Slam Number 24. Among those who want to stop Serena's attack: world number one, Simona Halep, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki and US Open champion Naomi Osaka.