As there is only one week left untill the first Grand Slam of the year I thought I should start a thread about this years Australian Open.
Let's get some information first:
January 14-27, 2008
Yes, and is there more I should know?
Prize Money: $20,600,000
Tournament Director: Craig Tiley
Official Web Site:
2006 Women's Singles Final
Serena Williams (USA) d. (1) Maria Sharapova (RUS) 61 62
MARIA LAST YEAR
R128 PIN, CAMILLE FRA W 6-3 4-6 9-7
R64 RODIONOVA, ANASTASSIA RUS W 6-0 6-3
R32 GARBIN, TATHIANA ITA W 6-3 6-1
R16 ZVONAREVA, VERA RUS W 7-5 6-4
Q CHAKVETADZE, ANNA RUS W 7-6(5) 7-5
S CLIJSTERS, KIM BEL W 6-4 6-2
F WILLIAMS, SERENA USA L 6-1 6-2
Ok, so what are your thought about Maria and the Australian open 2008? Will she win?