Can Roger Federer win his 20th Grand Slam title?
The 2018 Australian Open
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The Australian Open will be the 106th edition of the tournament and is to be played at Melbourne Park between 15–28 January 2018. It will be the first Grand Slam tournament of the 2018 season. The tournament will be played on hard courts over a series of 25 courts with three main courts Rod Laver Arena (where the finals take place), Hisense Arena and Margaret Court Arena.
Roger Federer defeated his rival Rafael Nadal in the 2017 Australian Open final, in an epic five-set victory ending 6-4,6-3,6-1,6-3. This victory was his fifth Australian Open title and his first since 2010, it won his 18th Grand Slam. The Swiss since then, went on to win Wimbledon 2017 where he defeated Marin Cilic (6-3 6-1 6-4) Making it his 19th Grand Slam victory and a record eighth Wimbledon title!
Serena Williams is the women’s 2017 Australian Open champion beating her sister Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 making it her seventh Australian Open title. Unfortunately, Serena decided not to defend her title after having a baby. Andy Murray withdrew with a hip injury.