The Dutch player Robin haase, number 230 of the ATP, fulfilled the predictions by winning in the qualifying round of the Australian Open in one hour and forty-seven minutes by 6-, 4-6 and 7-5 to Slovak Andrej Martin, number 116 of the ATP. With this result, the winner will be in the next phase of the Australian Open.
The tournament Melbourne (Australian Open Indiv. Masc.) has a preliminary access phase in which the players with the lowest ranking have to achieve the highest possible score in order to participate in the official tournament. During this part of the competition, specifically, 128 players participate. Likewise, it is celebrated between January 9 and 30 on an open-air hard court.