Australian Open - 1st Round - the first grand slam of 2018 kicks off
The tennis season has kicked off and, without further ado, players are ready for the first Grand Slam of the calendar year. Right here at StubHub, we’re offering you the chance to get your tickets to the First Round of the Australian Open, so that you can start the year and the tournament witnessing some of the best tennis players take each other on out on the court, be it on the Rod Laver Arena, the Margaret Arena or the Hisense Arena. With Andy Murray ruled out of the 2018 tournament with a hip injury, bookies are placing Roger Federer as the favourite to defend his Australian Open title. Who will win the 2018 Australian Open? Well, first players need to navigate the tricky opening rounds before they can even think about laying hands on the trophy.
Will there be any surprises in the Aus Open 1st round?
What's great about getting Australian Open tickets and being able to see the action is that there are always surprises. 2017's first round saw the surprise knockout of 4th women's seed Simona Halep and 16th men's seed Lucas Pouille. Aussie tennis fans will not enjoy looking back to the 2002 Australian where local favourite and number-one seed Lleyton Hewitt was dumped out of the first round by Spaniard Alberto Martín. What upsets will the 2018 tournament have in store for us? Don't even think about not being there, buy Aus Open first round tickets here today.