Russian tennis player Andrei Rublev will play against Lou Tsunam in the first round of the Australian Open
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MOSCOW, January 14. /TASS/. Russian tennis player Andrey Rublev will play against Lou Enganam from Taiwan in the first round of the Australian Open – the first season of the tournament series “Grand slam” (prize Fund – $37.5 million). About it reports a press-service of the tournament.
Russia’s Kuznetsov will play against Japanese kei nishikori at the start of the Australian Open
Saturday took place the draw of the competition for players qualified to main draw through qualification.
Rival Russians Natalia Vikhlyantseva was American Vania king, Anna Blinkova will play Romanian Monica Niculescu, Elizaveta Kulichkova – with Czech Barbora Strycova.
Dmitry Tursunov will meet the qualifications overcame Czech Radek Stepanek, Daniil Medvedev – American Ernesto Escobedo, Elena Vesnina – with Romanian Ana Bogdan.
The Australian open will be held 16-29 January .