Many thought a year dominated by the coronavirus would put a dent in plans for the Australian Open. But after just a casual bit of controversy, we’ve finally made it to Day 1.
With three Grand Slam champions kicking off the day’s play, and plenty of Aussies in action, we have a scintillating day on the cards. So sit back enjoy the ride.
Check back here throughout the day to see the latest action around the grounds at the 2021 Australian Open with The New Daily’s live blog.