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Players in "bubble" as Australian Open goes fan-less

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Players in 'bubble' as Australian Open goes fan-less

Players in "bubble" as Australian Open goes fan-less

The Australian Open tennis tournament will proceed without crowds over the next five days after the state of Victoria was placed under a snap lockdown from midnight on Friday (February 12) to contain a fresh outbreak of COVID-19.


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