Novak Djokovic of Serbia won the men’s singles title at the 2019 Australian Open, defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain in straight sets in the men’s final. Naomi Osaka of Japan defeated Petra Kvitová of the Czech Republic in three sets to win the women’s singles title.
Who won Aussie Open 2020?
MELBOURNE, Australia – No. 14 seed Sofia Kenin soared to her first Grand Slam title, rallying from a set down to defeat former World No. 1 Garbiñe Muguruza, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to win the Australian Open – becoming the youngest American since Serena Williams in 2002 to capture a major crown.
Who won last year’s Australian Open tennis?
Last year’s winners, Novak Djokovic and Sofia Kenin, won about $3.12 million. The men’s and women’s doubles champions win $463,740, while the mixed doubles champions win $115,935.
Who won the Australian Open men’s title in 2018?
Roger Federer successfully defended his title, defeating Marin Čilić in the final, 6–2, 6–7, 6–3, 3–6, 6–1 to win the Men’s Singles tennis title at the 2018 Australian Open.
Who has won Australian Open 2019?
Djokovic clinched the 2019 Australian Open title with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 triumph against Rafael Nadal, who had not dropped a set before the championship match.
Who Won Australian Open in female singles?
Naomi Osaka was the defending champion, but lost to Coco Gauff in the third round. This was the final tournament for the 2018 champion and former world no.
2020 Australian Open – Women’s Singles.
|Final score||4–6, 6–2, 6–2|
|Draw||128 (16 Q / 8 WC )|
Why is the Australian Open later in 2020?
With infections surging in other parts of the world, the first Grand Slam tennis event of 2021 has been delayed by three weeks, according to a schedule released by the men’s tour.
Is Roger Federer playing in the Australian Open?
(CNN) Roger Federer has withdrawn from the 2021 Australian Open, the tournament announced on Monday. The 20-time major champion has not played in a tournament since reaching the semifinals at the 2020 Australian Open after getting arthroscopic surgery in his right knee.
Why isn’t Federer playing in the Australian Open?
Federer missed this year’s Australian Open as he continued to recover from a knee injury; he hasn’t competed since losing in the semifinals of the 2020 Australian Open. Doha, an ATP 250, begins on March 8 while Dubai, an ATP 250, is scheduled for the week of March 14.
Who won Women’s Australian Open 2021?
Naomi Osaka is into the Australian Open final after defeating Serena Williams 6-3, 6-4.
How many players play in the Australian Open?
Despite strict quarantine laws, the Australian Open is expected to welcome a strong field, with the top 104 players committing to the tournament.
How many sets is Australian Open?
Men’s singles matches are best of five sets and Women’s singles matches are best of three sets.
Is Australian Open on clay?
Between 2008 and 2019, all of the courts used during the Australian Open were hard courts with Plexicushion acrylic surfaces (though Melbourne Park does have eight practice clay courts these are not used for the tournament).
Who has won the most Australian Opens?
Novak Djokovic has won the Australian Open a record eight times.
Men’s singles Australian Open tennis tournaments won from 1968 to 2020*
|Number of Australian Open titles|
How many Australian Opens has Roger Federer won?
Roger Federer won 6 singles titles.
How much do Australian Open players get?
The Australia Open Champion this year will receive $2,750,000, a -33.25% reduction on last year. The runner $1,500,000 which is a 27.36% drop.