AUSTRALIAN OPEN '20: Osaka, Djokovic try to defend titles

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Defending men's singles champion Serbia's Novak Djokovic holds the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup during the official draw ceremony on Margaret Court Arena ahead of the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

MELBOURNE – A glance at the Australian Open, the year's first Grand Slam tennis tournament:

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Hard courts

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Melbourne Park

SCHEDULE

The 14-day tournament begins Monday (Sunday EST). The women's singles final is Feb. 1; the men's singles final is Feb. 2. Like at the U.S. Open, there are separate day and night sessions.

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