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In recent years, the Australian Open has often provided the platform for unheralded players to emerge with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (2008), Marcos Baghdatis (2006), Rainer Schuettler (2003) and Arnaud Clement (2001) among the surprise finalists. In 2014, Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to win his first Grand Slam title.
The grand slam tournament for Australia, Pacific and Asia is the first in the years tennis calender.
More details on tickets, travel and the tennis on The Austrailian Open web site