March 25, 2023

Raducanu & Osaka to play in Melbourne forward of Australian Open

Emma Raducanu and Naomi Osaka will play within the girlss occasion dubbed Melbourne Summer season Set.

Last Up to date: 10/12/21 4:46 pm.

Emma Raducanu and Naomi Osaka will headline two ladiess warm-up competitions occurring over two weeks at Melbourne Park forward of the Australian Open.

The Melbourne Summertime season Set, consisting of two WTA 250 and one ATP 250 tournaments, will particular a variety of the worlds biggest names heating up for the Australian Open at Melbourne Park from 3-9 January, together with Emma Raducanu and Naomi Osaka

British teenager Raducanu will utilize the event to acclimatise to Australian scenarios on her very first go to Melbourne Park as she appears to construct on her astonishing go to the US Open title at Flushing Meadows.

4-time Grand Slam champ Osaka, now ranked 13th in the world, will go back to movement after minimizing short her 2021 season after her exit from the US Open in a year when she withdrew from the French Open and avoided Wimbledon, citing mental well being points.

World No 1 Ashleigh Barty will begin her marketing campaign on the Adelaide Worldwide warm-up.
Barty, who received the occasion in its inaugural yr in 2020, last carried out competitively at Flushing Meadows in early September earlier than returning house to Australia.
Barty, who was named WTA Participant of the 12 months this week after effective 5 titles in 2021, might be signed up with at Memorial Drive by Iga Swiatek, Garbine Muguruza and Karolina Pliskova.
Aryna Sabalenka and Leylah Fernandez may likewise play in Adelaide, which is able to host 9 out of the highest 10 gamers within the girlss world rankings.

Rafael Nadal signs up with Grigor Dimitrov and Kei Nishikori within the ATP 250 Melbourne Summer season Set.

The 20-time Grand Slam winner, who was pressed to drag out of the United States Open and call an early surface to his 2021 season after intensifying a foot damage, has actually figured out not to participate within the ATP Cup in Sydney within the very first week of the yr.
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