December 4, 2022

Djokovic twist as Serena bombshell dropped on Open

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So there are nonetheless some hurldes to jump earlier than the world No. 1 is cleared to reach in Melbourne in his mission to win a 10th Australian Open title.
Whereas Djokovics involvement continues to be beneath a cloud, the Australian Open copped a huge blow with seven-time champ Serena Williams set to ignore the 2022 celebration.
Williams, probably the best tennis gamers ever, has not nominated for the primary Grand Slam of the 12 months.
The 40-year-old American, who has actually gained 23 Grand Slams throughout a glittering occupation, has actually not carried out a substantial occasion because retiring within the first spherical at Wimbledon in July.

UPDATE: Novak Djokovic will give himself each likelihood of boarding an aircraft Down Below for Januarys Australian Open after it was revealed he has actually formally entered the primary Grand Slam of 2022.
Due to the fact that the deadline to enter the event was reached at this time, all eyes have been on the official entry checklist. And with the Serbian star named, the plain conclusion to draw in is that he can be delighting in to win his 21st primary – the last one he must go alone on the prime of the checklist of Grand Slam winners, with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal stranded on 20.
Tennis Australia has made it clear that just being on the list doesnt guarantee Djokovic will play the competition. It has actually been validated that the one implies hell be capable to get in the nation is by getting vaccinated or efficiently using for a medical exemption, which hasnt however occurred.

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Serena Williams. (AP) On the final Australian Open in January, Williams made it to the semi finals earlier than dropping to Naomi Osaka. Williams has actually gained Australias display event seven instances, the most recent in 2017.
Shes presently ranked No. 41 on the planet.

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Serena Williams. (AP) On the final Australian Open in January, Williams made it to the semi finals earlier than dropping to Naomi Osaka. Williams has actually gained Australias display event 7 instances, the most recent in 2017.