Aug. Mit ihren Erfolgen prägen Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Er befürwortet deshalb auch, dass bei den Australian Open Aug. Mit ihren Erfolgen prägen Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Er befürwortet deshalb auch, dass bei den Australian Open Jan. Roger Federer hat im Australian-Open-Final – wie fast jedes Mal, wenn er . Zum Vergleich: Rafael Nadal gewann bisher Mal. Diesen Altersrekord kann der Baselbieter frühestens beim Australian Open knacken.
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The main benefits of the new surface are better consistency and less retention of heat because of a thinner top layer. The change was controversial because of the new surface's similarity to DecoTurf , the surface used by the US Open.
Before the Melbourne Park stadium era, tournament dates fluctuated as well, in particular in the early years because of the climate of each site or exceptional events.
For example, the tournament was held in January the tournament was played in March and the tournament in Brisbane took place in August when the weather was not too hot and wet.
From to , the tournament was played in mid-December. Then it was decided to move the next tournament to mid-January January , which meant there was no tournament in Since , the Australian Open date has not changed.
However, some top players, including Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal , have said that the tournament is held too soon after the Christmas and New Year holidays, thus preventing players from reaching their best form, and expressed a desire to shift it to February.
Another change of venue was proposed in , with New South Wales authorities making clear their desire to bid for hosting rights to the tournament once Melbourne's contract expireed in In a scathing attack of the New South Wales authorities, he said, "It is disappointing that NSW cannot be original and seek their own events instead of trying to cannibalise other Australian cities.
Melbourne Park will include upgraded and increased seating in major venues, a roof over Margaret Court Arena, improved player facilities, a new headquarters for Tennis Australia and a partly covered "town square" area featuring large televisions showing current tennis play.
From to , the Seven Network served as the host broadcaster of the Australian Open. In March , it was announced that the Nine Network had acquired the rights to the tournament beginning in , for a period of five years.
The network later bought the rights for the tournament as well. In Europe the tournament is broadcast on Eurosport. In the United Kingdom, the BBC dropped its live coverage of the tournament just a month before the start due to budget cuts, leaving Eurosport as the exclusive live broadcaster.
It is broadcast on TSN in Canada. The following record of attendance begins in , when the tournament moved from being held in December to in January the immediate preceding tournament was December The prize money awarded in the men's and women's singles tournaments is distributed equally.
In the prize money is to be distributed as follows: All amounts in Australian dollars. It is the highest prize money for a tennis tournament.
The names of the tournament winners are inscribed on the perpetual trophy cups. Roger Federer was the winner of the Men's Singles in It was his 20th Major Singles title and his sixth at the Australian Open.
Caroline Wozniacki was the winner of the Women's Singles in It was her 1st Grand Slam singles title. Oliver Marach was part of the winning Men's Doubles in It was his 1st Grand Slam men's doubles title.
He was also part of the winning Mixed Doubles team in It was his 2nd Grand Slam mixed doubles title, making him having two Australian Open titles.
It was her 1st Grand Slam women's doubles title. Kristina Mladenovic was part of the winning Women's Doubles team in It was her 2nd Grand Slam women's doubles title and her 1st at the Australian Open.
Gabriela Dabrowski was part of the winning Mixed Doubles team in It was her 2nd Grand Slam mixed doubles title and her 1st at the Australian Open.
The Australian Open is played at Melbourne Park , which is located in the Melbourne Sports and Entertainment Precinct ; the event moved to this site in Currently 3 of the courts used have retractable roofs, allowing play to continue during rain and extreme heat.
As of spectators can also observe play at show courts 2 and 3, which have capacities of 3, each,  as well as at Courts 7—15, 19 and 20 from small accessible viewing positions.
Since , all of the courts used during the Australian Open are hard courts with Plexicushion acrylic surfaces though Melbourne Park does have 8 clay courts not used for the tournament.
This replaced the Rebound Ace surface used from the opening of Melbourne Park. The ITF rates the surface's speed as medium. Unlike the other three Grand Slam tournaments, which became open in , the Australian tournament opened to professionals in Thus, the records here break at the tournament.
Citations for these records. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the tennis tournament.
For other uses, see Australian Open disambiguation. For the track and field event, see Australasian Athletics Championships. ONE mystery keeps rearing its ugly head at the Australian Open, but no one is prepared to address the elephant in the room.
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Bellis, 5 , , d. Krunic, , d. Barthel, , , d. It was then known as the Australasian Championships and then the Australian Championships, before becoming the Australian Open in The tournament has been staged in five Australian and two New Zealand cities before finding its current home in Melbourne in , when it was played at the Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club before moving to Melbourne Park in This was when the event switched from grass to its current surface of hard courts.
Melbourne Park's main stadium is the Rod Laver Arena, seating nearly 15, people and equipped with a retractable roof.
The Margaret Court and Hisense Arenas round out the major stages at the tournament. Djokovic already held the record for most consecutive titles won in the Open Era and could become the all-time most successful male singles player at the Australian Open if he triumphs once more in On the women's side, Margaret Court won the Australian Open an incredible 11 times, including four times in the Open Era, finishing in Click 'live streaming' on the right hand side of the page to open the standalone player Just select the match you want to watch and enjoy the live stream.
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