The 2019 Australian Open, the tennis season’s first Grand Slam, begins Monday, Jan. 14, at Rod Laver Arena inside Melbourne Park and can conclude with the lads’s and ladies’s singles championship Sunday, Jan. 27.
In the women’s bracket , the first round was largely chalk save for the Day 2 upset of Victoria Azarenka by Laura Siegemund. Serena Williams, taking part in her first Australian Open since profitable the event in 2017, cruised into the second round with a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Tatjana Maria. The seven-time Australian Open champion remains one Grand Slam victory shy of Margaret Court’s singles document of 24 — a mark she hopes to interrupt in 2019.
In the men’s bracket, No. 1 Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal all advanced with ease after straight-sets victories in Round 1. Andy Murray’s Day 1 loss to Roberto Bautista Agut could imply the tip of his profession. The former world No. 1 tearfully announced plans to retire this year because of power hip ache and his subsequent event is unsure.
2019 Australian Open results, reside scores
Below are reside scores and results from the 2019 Australian Open.