As the qualifiers are over, the wait for the
Australian Open 2021 is now at its peak. The Grand Slam is just three weeks away, and fans are already very excited to see their superstars back in action. Recently, the management released the seeds of the Australian Open, and now it appears that the Slam is just inches away. Australian Open 2021 Seeds: Men’s singles
Novak Djokovic will be starting as the top-seeded player and Rafael Nadal will follow him at the second seed. US Open 2020 winner Dominic Thiem will be the third seed, and the ATP Finals 2020 champion Daniil Medvedev will begin as the fourth seed. Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning a point during his final singles match against Rafael Nadal of Spain during day 10 of the ATP Cup at Ken Rosewall Arena in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
Roger Federer recently withdrew from the Grand Slam, Stefanos Tsitsipas will be at the fifth seed. However, the rest of the seeds go as per their ATP rankings.
The list of the seeds is as follows:
Novak Djokovic Rafael Nadal Dominic Thiem Daniil Medvedev Stefanos Tsitsipas Alexander Zverev Andrey Rublev Diego Schwartzman Matteo Berrettini Gael Monfils Denis Shapovalov Roberto Bautista Agut David Goffin Milos Raonic Pablo Carreno Busta Fabio Fognini Stan Wawrinka Grigor Dimitrov Karen Khachanov Felix Auger-Aliassime Alex de Minaur Borna Coric Dusan Lajovic Casper Ruud Benoit Paire Hubert Hurkacz Taylor Fritz Filip Krajinovic Ugo Humbert Dan Evans Lorenzo Sonego Adrian Mannarino Australian Open 2021 Seeds: Ladies’ Singles Ashleigh Barty of Australia celebrates winning match point in her singles match against Lyudmyla Kichenok of Ukraine during the Fed Cup tie between Australia and Ukraine at the Canberra Tennis Centre on February 10, 2018, in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
World No. 1
Ashleigh Barty has announced her comeback and thus would be the top-seeded player. Simona Halep and Naomi Osaka are next and occupy the second and the third seed, respectively. As World No. 10 Kiki Bertens is not playing, Serena Williams will be there at the tenth seed. US Open 2019 winner Bianca Andreescu is also making a comeback and will be the 8th seeded player.
list of the seeds is as follows: Ashleigh Barty Simona Halep Naomi Osaka Sofia Kenin Elina Svitolina Karolina Pliskova Aryna Sabalenka Bianca Andreescu Petra Kvitova Serena Williams Belinda Bencic Victoria Azarenka Johanna Konta Garbine Muguruza Iga Swiatek Petra Martic Elena Rybakina Elise Mertens Marketa Vondrousova Maria Sakkari Anett Kontaveit Jennifer Brady Angelique Kerber Alison Riske Karolina Muchova Yulia Putintseva Ons Jabeur Donna Vekic Ekaterina Alexandrova Wang Qiang Zhang Shuai Veronika Kudermetova Australian Open 2021 Seeds: Men’s Doubles
The Men’s doubles seeds are as follows:
Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos Wesley Koolhof and Lukasz Kubot Rajeev Ram and Jow Salisbury Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares Marcelo Melo and Horia Tecau Pierre Hughes Herbert and Nicolas Mahut Ivan Dodig and Filip Polasek Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies John Peers and Michael Venus Henri Kontinen and Edouard Roger-Vasselin Jeremy Chardy and Fabrice Martin Robin Haase and Oliver Marach Raven Klaasen and Ben McLachlan Sander Gille and Joran Vliegen Aus Open 2021 Seeds: Women’s Doubles
The Women’s double seeds are as follows:
Hsieh Su-wei and Barbora Strycova Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova Nicole Melichar Demi Schuurs Chan Hao-ching and Latisha Chan Gabriela Dabrowski and Bethanie Mattek-Sands Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai Alexa Guarachi and Desirae Krawczyk Samantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai Xu Yifan and Yang Zhaoxuan Hayley Carter and Luisa Stefani Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jelena Ostapenko Kirsten Flipkens and Andreja Klepac Anna Blinkova and Veronika Kudermetova
Thus, in three weeks, the fans will be able to witness the first Grand Slam of the year. As the seeds are out, they will soon get to know about the matches and routes as well. It’s time to watch some exciting tennis in 2021. However, there are some questions too. Will Rafa be able to go ahead of Federer in the Grand Slam tally or will Djokovic defend his title successfully? Will Williams get her hands on the 24th Grand Slam title or will Sabalenka continue her phenomenal run in Melbourne as well?