The first major tennis Grand Slam tennis of 2018 is upon us! So, of course, you're already thinking about where to buy Australian Open 2018 tickets. Whether you want to watch singles, doubles or both, with day passes and lucrative latter stage matches available, here at StubHub you will find a range of Australian Open tickets so you can witness all of the best tennis action at every stage of this famous competition.
Start the new year, yet again, with one of the world’s biggest sporting events - the Australian Open. Last year's tournament, and final, was filled with excitement, tension and drama and fans will be hoping that the 2018 Australian Open will be no different.
Last year's tournament was an absolute success, with attendance levels going through the roof! Swiss tennis sensation Roger Federer won his 18th men's singles Grand Slam, beating Rafa Nadal in a thrilling five-set final. Will the 2018 edition of this fantastic tennis competition see Nadal and Federer face-off against each other once more? This tournament is undoubtedly one of Novak Djokovic's favourite places to play; the Serb can proudly boast an impressive six Australian Open titles, with one more win he will hold the tournament's record of seven victories.
Also known as the Happy Slam, due to the Australian tennis Open being the friendliest of the four big tournaments, you might even be able to chat with the superstars of world tennis! Indeed, it is not uncommon for the likes of Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams to be spotted relaxing in the parks that surround the spectacular Rod Laver Arena! Just imagine, if you buy Australian Open tickets you could be doing just that.
You will also have the chance to witness live one of the most unpredictable eras for female tennis in history. Defending champion Serena Williams is hoping to prove just why she's the player with the most major wins in the Open Era! Holding 23 Grand Slam singles title, seven of them in the Australian Open, Serena defeated her sister Venus in last year's women's finals in a closely fought match.
The Australian Open is the first of the four major tournaments on the tennis calendar, the others being Roland Garros, Wimbledon and The US Open, and is always the best way to start a new season of tennis! The 2018 edition of this famous Australian tennis tournament is looking wide open as usual Grand Slam stalwarts Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic both had a difficult 2017, so don’t wait around! Whether you're craving to be there at this year's finals or planning on watching the tennis tournament from the 1st round onwards, get your Australian Open tickets now at StubHub and enjoy the Australian Open tennis 2018 live!
Many people ask, where is the Australian Open played? Well, as any Melbourne sports fan will assure you, Melbourne Park has long since been synonymous with world-class sports! Being twinned with the nearby Melbourne Olympic Park, the venue was exclusively built to host the globally acclaimed Australian Open!
Indeed, Melbourne Park is the perfect location for the Happy Slam! The venue, previously known as Flinders Park, is divided into three multipurpose courts:
Rod Laver Arena is the centerpiece of the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament. Named after Australia's all-time greatest tennis player, the arena boasts an impressive capacity of 15,000!
So make sure that you don't miss out on the only tennis Grand Slam in the Southern Hemisphere, and buy your Aus Open tickets. Experience the beauty of tennis while you take full advantage of the venue's entertainment precinct, the Grand Slam Oval! There, you can find a vast range of dishes, whether you fancy a vegetarian cauliflower soup or tasty Cajun chicken. You can also get those hips moving as you watch famous bands play live music on the Heineken Live Stage. Being a short tram trip away from the city centre, you can also delight yourself by wandering Melbourne's charming streets! With this level of hype and anticipation, make sure you purchase Australian Open 2018 tickets quickly.