Tennis is back! After a day of no tennis due to a hotel quarantine guard testing positive for COVID-19, the players were back in action at all six warm up events. There were upsets, triumphs and even a few withdrawals Down Under.
These are the Top 5 photos from Friday:
Naomi Osaka's Winning Streak Continues
Make that 14 consecutive matches for the world No. 3. Osaka pulled through a tough opening set against Irina-Camelia Begu and was locked in for the entire match to post a 7-5, 6-1 scoreline. The Gippsland Trophy's No. 2 seed will next face No. 7 seed Elise Mertens for a spot in the final of the Australian Open warm-up event.