Australian Open: Tennis stars begin arriving in Adelaide Tennis stars and coaching staff have started arriving in Adelaide to participate in the first Grand Slam Australian Open of the year.
All the big stars, including Rafael Nadal and Djokovic, will be in isolation for 14 days. The first Grand Slam of the year has been delayed by three weeks due to the Coronavirus.
With all SOPs of the Australian Open now starting from February 8, for which preparations are in the final stages.
Other tennis stars, including Novak Djokovic of Serbia, Rafael Nadal of Spain, Serena Williams of the United States and Naomi Osaka of Japan, will be in isolation for two weeks after arriving in Adelaide.
About 1,200 players and coaching staff will arrive in Australia for the event. Players and staff must be quarantined for two weeks before taking part in a warm-up at Melbourne Park.
سال کے پہلے گرینڈ سلم آسٹریلین اوپن میں شرکت کرنے کے لیے ٹینس اسٹارز اور کوچنگ اسٹاف ایڈیلیڈ پہنچنا شروع ہوگیا، رافیل نڈال، جوکوچ سمیت تمام بڑے اسٹارز 14 روز کی آئسولیشن میں رہیں گے۔
About the Australian Open Tennis Tournament?
The Australian Open is a tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia. The tournament is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events held each year, preceding the French Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open.
- Prize money: A$71,000,000 (2020)
- Founded: 1905
- Surface: Grass – outdoors (1905–1987); Hard – outdoors (since 1988)
- Venue: Melbourne Park
- Editions: 108 (2020)