Millman, Bai, Rodionova and Hon in action at Apis Canberra International

Australian Davis Cup player John Millman (QLD) will kick start a massive day of tennis on Day 5 of the Apis Canberra International.

Millman, Bai, Rodionova and Hon in action at Apis Canberra International

 

Australian Davis Cup player John Millman (QLD) will kick start a massive day of tennis on Day 5 of the Apis Canberra International.  Millman will take on Sasi Kumar Mukund (IND) in the opening round on centre court.

In a blockbuster first round match, top seed Arina Rodionova (VIC) takes on Priscilla Hon (QLD).  Both players are currently sitting at career high ranking with Rodionova at 116 and Hon at 223.

Eight seed Omar Jasika (VIC) will then take on the inform Jason Kubler (QLD).  Kubler has risen almost 600 places in the ATP ranking in the past month, currently sitting at 349 after winning Traralgon and finalist performances in Toowoomba and Cairns.

Local hope Alison Bai (ACT) will round out centre court action, taking on qualifier Ramu Ueda (JPN).

Lizette Cabrera (QLD), Destanee Aiava (VIC), Kimberley Birrell (QLD), and Olivia Rogowska (VIC) will also feature in opening round women’s singles matches.

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 Date: Wednesday 1 November 2017
 

Time:

CENTRE COURT – Not before 10.00am

Men’s main draw – John Millman (QLD) v Sasi Kumar Mukund (IND)

 Followed by

Women’s main draw – [1] Arina Rodionova (VIC) v Priscilla Hon (QLD)

Not before 12.30pm

Men’s main draw – [8] Omar Jasika (VIC) vs Jason Kubler (QLD)

Followed by

Women’s main draw – Alison Bai (ACT) vs Ramu Ueda (JPN)

Venue: Canberra Tennis Centre

3 Riggall Place

Lyneham, Australian Capital Territory

The Apis Canberra International 2017 is on at the Canberra Tennis Centre until November 5 2017. Entry is free with a gold coin donation requested on finals weekend

The full order of play and draws can be found here

Live streaming for the women can be found here.  Live scoring for the women’s event can be found here.

Live streaming and live scoring for the men’s event can be found here

APIS CANBERRA INTERNATIONAL 2017