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David Goffin and Karen Khachanov feature at the Great Ocean Road Open: All you need to know

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Top 20 stars David Goffin and Karen Khachanov headline the Great Ocean Road Open, one of two ATP 250 events being held in Melbourne alongside the ATP Cup. 

The Great Ocean Road Open made its debut on the calendar last year in Adelaide, but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 edition has been moved to Melbourne Park – the home of the Australian Open.

Top seed David Goffin will receive a bye in the first round but could face 17-year-old sensation and 2020 Newcomer of the Year Carlos Alcaraz in an intriguing second-round encounter.

Also in the top half of the draw is third seed Hubert Hurkacz, who got off to an impressive start to his season when he lifted the Delray Beach Open title.

Alongside Karen Khachanov in the bottom half of the draw is 19-year-old prospect Jannik Sinner and South African star Kevin Anderson, who is unseeded in this event.

Where is the tournament held?

The tournament is played at Melbourne Park due to the Covid-19 secure bubble put in place ahead of the Australian Open.

What dates does the tournament run?

The tournament will run from 1 February – 7 February.

What court surface is the tournament played on?

The tournament is played on outdoor hard court.


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