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Nadal to Play in Australia Ahead of Open for First Time

Nadal-to-Play-in-Australia-Ahead-of-Open-for-First-Time-150x150Nadal to Play in Australia Ahead of Open for First Timesports celebrity newsTime Tennis Player Spanish play open Nadal First Australia AheadSYDNEY: World most famous and number five Spanish Tennis Player Rafael Nadal will play in the Brisbane International in 2017, organisers said on Wednesday, the first time the Spaniard has kicked off his season in Australia. The tournament, held in the eastern city of Brisbane in January ahead of the Australian Open, was last won by big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic who defeated Roger Federer in the final.

As per Nadal statement, this is the first time in my career that I'm going to play in Australia the first week of the season and I'm really excited about it,” 14-time Grand Slam champion “I think this is something I have to do during my career and I think at the same time it's going to be a great preparation to be in Australia early.” This is good news for Nadal's fans around the world.