The 2015 Australian Open draw has been revealed on Friday morning in Melbourne. World no.3 and 2009 Australian Open champion Rafael Nadal will start his bid for a 15th Grand Slam title against former top 10-player Mikhail Youzhny of Russia. Our champ leads the head-to-head series 11-4.
Rafa’s Projected Opponents:
- 1st Round: Mikhail Youzhny
- 2nd Round: Luke Saville
- 3rd Round: Lukas Rosol
- 4th Round: Richard Gasquet or Kevin Anderson
- Quarter Final: Tomas Berdych
- Semi Final: Roger Federer or Andy Murray
- Final: Novak Djokovic or Stan Wawrinka
Check out the full draw here.
The first Grand Slam tournament of the season begins on Monday, January 19, at Melbourne Park. 128 players will be fighting during two weeks for the title and 2000 ATP points.
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!