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As smoke from nearby fires affects the air quality in Melbourne, what protocols do officials have in place to protect players, fans and staff?
As Australia’s deadly bush fires raged, the biggest names in tennis — Roger Federer ... In the 115-year history of the tournament, only war has canceled the proceedings entirely, tennis historian Steve Flink said. There was no Australian Open from 1916 to 1918 because of World War I. World War II halted the event from 1941 to 1945.
MELBOURNE, Australia -- As messages on video boards cautioned Australian Open spectators to "be aware we are expecting a reduction in air ... the owners of a combined 39 major championships were among the players saying they're confident tennis officials will make sure conditions are safe before allowing competition. Federer and Nadal both ...
Cool temperatures and smoke-free skies gave Australian Open organisers a second day of reprieve on Friday and they will keep their fingers crossed that the haze stays away for the final weekend of preparations for the multi-billion dollar tournament.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic aims for his eighth title in this event when the 2020 Australian Open begins Monday at Melbourne Park. Djokovic won two Grand Slams last year, including Wimbledon, to bring his career total to 16.
She won the Australian Open 11 times between 1960 and 1973. All three arenas have a retractable roof which will be used this year if conditions become hazardous due to bushfire smoke from fires blazing in New South Wales and Victoria.
American Serena Williams continues her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title when the 2020 Australian Open starts Monday, Jan. 20, from Melbourne. Williams has lost four major finals in a row,
Earlier this week, smoke from the massive wildfires in Australia caused Slovenia’s Dalila Jakupovic to drop out of her qualifying match at the Australian Open tennis tournament. Leading 6-4 ... into their lungs is contaminated with other particles from the bush fires, then that can really impact on the ability of minute sacks in our lungs ...
As smoke from nearby fires affects the air quality in Melbourne, what protocols do officials have in place to protect players, fans and staff?
As messages on video boards cautioned Australian Open spectators to ''be aware we are expecting a reduction in air quality ... the owners of a combined 39 major championships were among the players saying they're confident tennis officials will make sure conditions are safe before allowing competition. Federer and Nadal both said they marched ...