In Melbourne hosted the draw of the Open championship of Australia on tennis.
The only representative of Ukraine in the men’s singles Alexander Dolgopolov in the first round will play with the 448-th racket of the world Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer. In case of victory opponent Dolgopolov can be a 16th seed John Isner.
Elina Svitolina received the fourth seed, his first opponent will know after completing the qualification. Ukrainian fell in one quarter of the ex-first racket of the world Vinus Williams.
Lesya Tsurenko and Kateryna Kozlova at the start of the Australian Open will meet with Russian Natalia Vikhlyantseva and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova respectively. Kateryna Bondarenko in the first round will play against the tennis player from qualification, and in the second round can go on Kozlov.
The full singles draw men’s singles (defending champion Roger Federer)
The full singles draw women’s singles (defending champion Serena Williams)
The open championship of Australia on tennis will be held in Melbourne from 15 to 28 January. The total prize Fund of the tournament – 55 million Australian dollars.