2014 ATP/WTA Tour: Australian Open
January 15, 2013 by Marc Jerbs

Last Monday, the Rod Laver Arena in Australia kicked off the first Grand Slam tournament of the ATP/WTA Tour, the Australian Open. The tournament will end January 26 in which the Men's Singles championship will be the last match of the day.

On Thursday, the 2nd round matches continue at the Rod Laver Arena. Third seed Maria Sharapova will face Italian Karin Knapp in the morning session. In the afternoon, top ranked and World No. 1 Rafal Nadal will go up against Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis.

In the evening match, second seed Victoria Azarenka will meet Czech Barbora Strycova and fourth seed Andy Murray will face off with French Vincent Millot.

The sportsbook handicappers have installed Maria Sharapova, Victoria Azarenka, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray as the favorites to win their respective second round matches.

SportsBet ®
your source for betting information