"I'm really, really happy to be back on the Tour and seeing the sun", said the 32-year-old Swiss. "The Australian Open is her favourite tournament and she's looking forward to returning to Melbourne next year", tournament director Craig Tiley said.
He pulled out of an exhibition event in Abu Dhabi late last month before travelling to Australia to prepare for the Open.
The Australian Open has been hit hard by absences with Andy Murray, Serena Williams and Kei Nishikori among those to have withdrawn, while Nadal and Novak Djokovic have also been struggling with injuries.
Ford Announces 2019 Ford Edge ST — Sharper Edge
There's a WiFi hotspot that'll let you connect up to 10 devices, and Ford says you can also upgrade to an eight-inch touchscreen. The Edge ST will be shown off in the metal at the Detroit Motor Show next week when further details will be revealed.
Robert De Niro Unloads on Trump in Unforgettable New Screed
He referred to the leader as a "fool" and an "idiot" (adding the same expletive each time ), as well as the "baby-in-chief". The actor began by praising " The Post " and Streep's co-star, Tom Hanks , before soon digging into the president.
Australian Open and the organisers received a huge boost in terms of star power with Rafa Nadal and Stan Wawrinka already in Melbourne and their respective knees looking good ahead of the tournament.
Wawrinka is scheduled to play in the exhibition Tiebreak Tens event at Melbourne Park on Wednesday and tournament director Craig Tiley said it was welcome news the three-times Grand Slam victor was eager to get back on court.
She had been in doubt for Melbourne Park after pulling out of last week's Auckland Classic. Azarenka played only six matches in 2017 and her year-ending ranking plummeted to No. 208.
She also said that her team and coach always said that she should only go to tournaments when she is prepared to finish the tournament till the end.
"It was a good test for me and good practice", said Nadal after the match, in which he appeared to be moving freely, if not a little rusty in his shot-making.
The Arsenal manager has kept an eye on Cristian Pavon for the last 12 months and he is impressed with the striker's performances. Pavon signed his first professional contract with Argentinian top-flight club Talleres de Cordoba in 2012, aged just 16.
Google sold more than 6 million Google Home devices in the 2017 holiday season, Business Insider reported . One way Google is reportedly looking to do that is by launching a revamped online store in February.
Talking about the specifications of the Galaxy A8+(2018) smartphone, the phone runs on Samsung Exynos 7885 octa-core processor . As a reminder the the two handsets are expected to have a similar design and similar size displays to the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.
Jain was not a regular student of JNU and it is unlikely that he had a problem with someone, said a senior police officer. In a Tweet on Wednesday, Student Leader Shehla Rashid Posted, a " missing poster" of research scholar Mukul Jain .
The young royals are growing up! The pint-sized royal attended her first day of class at the Willcocks Nursery School on Monday. The Duchess released pictures of her newborn daughter in 2015, taken at her and William's home in Norfolk, Anmer Hall.
Prakash Ambedkar, the grandson of BR Ambedkar, called for a strike across Maharashtra on Wednesday, The Times of India reported. The Pune event was followed by a series of protests across Maharashtra with Mumbai being the hard-hit on Tuesday.
Scott had vetoed an earlier version of the bill, but his concerns were addressed in the revised legislation that passed Wednesday. A bill that would make marijuana legal for adults in Vermont received its final approval Wednesday from the Vermont Senate.
How do I update my software? However, Google has a list of computers that won't receive the update because they are older models. This attack allows a program to access the memory, and thus also the secrets, of other programs and the operating system.
Sainsbury's and its large supermarket peers are putting up a better fight against Aldi and Lidl by growing sales. Sainsbury's subdued trading figures came as Lidl said it had increased sales by 16% year on year in December.
Attackers could gain access to your Mac thanks to another security flaw discovered in the latest version of its operating system. According to the bug report , users can simply open System Preferences, go to App Store settings and check the padlock icon.
French President Macron proposes law to counter 'fake news'
Since becoming president he has also accused one Russian Federation channel of sowing disinformation about him via its website. He also suggested there will be caps on the amount of money that can be spent on sponsored content during these periods.
Conte: 'Mourinho is a little man'
Conte made the accusation when recalling Mourinho's treatment of former Chelsea and Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri . Me and him face to face. "Yes, I will make less but I think I will still make a few".
Amazon Buying Target Is Bananas Right?
Amazon has not been shy in recent years about its intentions to own the local retail experience from just about every angle . Loup Ventures admits that the timing of such a deal is hard to pin down, but "seeing the value in the combination is easy".
Trump to visit border wall prototypes in San Diego
Trump said Saturday these included included national security, infrastructure, military funding and immigration. On Tuesday, a federal judge in California declined the Trump administration's proposal to end the program.
José Mourinho reveals what Lukaku said before Everton match
Fifty per cent is 12-and-a-half silverware, 25 per cent is around six [trophies]. "If he's 25 percent, he'll be quite happy". Exhausted people, not many players to rotate, we could anticipate that Sam [Allardyce] was going to make a lot of changes.
BJP condemns Rahul Gandhi's Bahrain speech
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Prince Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa at Bahrain, the AICC said here. Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the Congress president doesn't see the work done by the BJP government.