British men’s number one Kyle Edmund crashed out of the Australian Open in the first round but there were wins for Dan Evans and Katie Boulter in Melbourne on Monday.
Katie Boulter claimed one of the best victories of her career in the first round of the Australian Open over experienced Russian Ekaterina Makarova – twice.
Katie Boulter claimed a bit of history in her impressive victory over Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova to become the first British player through to the second round of the Australian Open.
Heather Watson is hoping the Australian Open can help her break out of the “vicious cycle” she has become trapped in.
Dan Evans and Harriet Dart will fly the flag for Great Britain in the final round of qualifying at the Australian Open.