Djokovic crosses fingers for clean air at Melbourne Park

Tennis - Australian Open Previews - Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia - January 18, 2020 Serbia's Novak Djokovic trains. REUTERS/Asanka Brendon Ratnayake

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Defending champion Novak Djokovic says he was saddened by the sight of players and ball kids struggling in smoky conditions during Australian Open qualifying and hoped the worst of the air pollution was behind them at the year’s first Grand Slam. Smoke from bushfires raging across the country blanketed Melbourne Park during […]

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