Australian Open 2018 Schedule: It is going to be that time of the year when all eyes will be on the south of the globe in Australia. Australian Open from ages has been the opening tournament for tennis grand slams streak every year. In 2018 too it is going to be no different, Australian Open is coming in the first month of the year to give us some much needed tennis dose. Thirteen days starting from 15 January to 28th January are going to make the Australian Open 2018 Schedule. The Australian Open tennis matches are going to happen in tennis courts of Melbourne Park like every year.
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The Australian Open tennis matches are going to be played in Rod Laver Arena, Margaret Court Arena, Hisense Arena and other courts surrounding these arenas outside. A Provisional Australian Open schedule has been released which gives an adequate picture of how the matches are going to be played. As per the Australian Open 2018 Schedule, majority of tennis matches will be played in three sessions namely day (i.e. 11.00 AM slot), night (i.e. 7.00 PM slot) and Twilight (I.e. 1.00 PM slot).
Australian Open 2018 Schedule
The first rounds of Australian Open tournament in all the five categories will be played in on the 15th and 16th January i.e. Monday and Tuesday across all arenas and courts in day and night sessions. The second rounds according to the Australian Open 2018 Schedule are scheduled from January 17th to January 18th again across all courts and sessions. The next round i.e. the third round matches are going to take place from 19th January to 20th January, the night matches here are scheduled to be played only in Rod Laver and Margaret Court Arena while the day matches are spread across all the courts. The fourth round matches will be played on 21st and 22nd January, here too the night matches are only scheduled to be played in the Rod Laver Arena and day matches will be played in all the courts.
As the tournament proceeds to the Australian Open 2018 final, the excitement reaches to new levels after the preliminary rounds. The Aus Open Quarter Finals as per the Australian Open 2018 Schedule starts on 23rd January i.e. Tuesday and will go on till 24th January i.e. Wednesday these Australian Open matches are played in day and night sessions and on both the days the night matches’ Australian Open 2018 venue would be Rod Laver Arena. On 25th January 2018, the Thursday morning session will witness two AO Women’s singles semi- final matches and a men’s singles semi-final match will take place in the night session on the same day.
On Friday, 26th January the Aus Open 2018 Women’s doubles finals will take place in the twilight session i.e. (3.00 PM onwards) and AO Men’s single semi-finals will follow that. Saturday night on 27th January will witness two big matches the Aus Open Men’s Doubles finals and the Women’s Singles finals in the night session in Rod Laver Arena. The last day on the Australian Open 2018 Schedule is reserved for the Mixed Doubles and Men’s Singles Final matches. The AO 2018 Mixed Doubles will be played in the twilight session and the Men’s double will it follow in the night session.