5 talking points ahead of the Australian Open
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The Australian Open always throws up plenty of intrigue as the new tennis season kicks into gear.
With a number of big names returning from injury – although sadly not Andy Murray – and bragging rights very much up for grabs in the women’s game, this year’s tournament is shaping up nicely.
Here, Press Association Sport picks out five key talking points.
1. Filling Murray’s boots
2. Walking wounded
3. Roger that
4. Number one on the line
5. Courting controversy
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