The 2021 Australian Open will begin on Monday, March 8th February tournament will not be postponed despite the troubles caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, announced by federation number one Craig Tiley after the positive case at the hotel where athletes and staff stand in front of the bubble p>

However, the participants were wiped off and tested negative. “The likelihood of serious problems is minimal,” assured the President. At most, in the next few weeks, preventive measures may be tightened to ensure that the competition runs safely

At the moment, however, it will continue as planned000 spectators per day in the stands awaiting the first 15 to be drawn in the men’s draw at the 2021 Australia Open Novak Djokovic, world number 1, will make his debut against Frenchman Jeremy Chardy for his ninth career win in this one Achieve tournament

In the second round, however, he could meet the Italian Stefano Travaglia, who first has to face the American Frances Tiafoe. A commitment that is undoubtedly not easy. In second place, however, Rafael Nadal will be the Serb Laslo Djere

The course of the Spaniard should not hide certain pitfalls, at least until the second round.The Austrian Dominic Thiem, finalist of the last edition and winner of the US Open 2020, will start his way in the game against the Kazakhs Michail Kukuschkin

Speaking to reporters on Saturday, before the first Grand Slam of the year, which starts on Monday, the current number 3 in the world said that the tennis world will breathe a sigh of relief and be happy to see Roger Federer in action again in Doha / p>

“Everyone is happy when Roger Federer comes back to Doha. Probably this will be one of the last few weeks he’s not playing,” said Dominic Thiem Thiem added in an easier way that the players, especially the title contenders at Melbourne Park , with Federer, who is not in the men’s draw, have a less strong opponent to worry about

“A very strong opponent less,” said the reigning US Open champion. Although Federer resumed training in Dubai under the watchful eyes of his coach and former Serbian player Ivan Ljubicic, he made a statement a few days after his training announced his withdrawal from the Australian Open

This year is the first time since the beginning of Grand Slam tennis that the Swiss is no longer in the first major of the year

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Weltnachrichten – AU – “This is one of the last few weeks when Roger Federer is not playing,” says the top player