1. Sharapova shows unwavering passion in 1st round double bagel  Rappler
  2. Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova advance in straight sets at Australian Open  INQUIRER.net
  3. Nadal flies into Open round two as Kerber issues warning  ABS-CBN News
  4. Heat not as extreme as expected, but 'neck sausages' in demand at first day of the Open  The Age
  5. Live: Australian Open 2019 – Maria Sharapova vs Harriet Dart; results, score, match updates and more  FOX Sports Asia
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Maria Sharapova is back to her ruthless self as she dispatches Harriet Dart in 63 minutes

MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal has missed a lot of tennis since last September. He hasn’t missed a beat. The No. 2-seeded Nadal had a 6-4, 6-3, 7-5 win over Australian wild-card entry James Duckworth on Monday in the first round of the Australian Open, his first match back on Rod Laver Arena since he […]

A ruthless Rafael Nadal showed no mercy in a clinical first round thumping at the Australian Open Monday with fellow former champions Angelique Kerber and Maria Sharapova also romping through.

The Australian Open 2019 is all set to begin in a few hours at the Melbourne Park. Maria Sharapova (Russia) and Harriet Dart (United Kingdom) will lock horns in the first round at the Rod Laver Arena.