Kerber to make delayed arrival to Australian Open after infection

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Angelique Kerber will contest the Australian Open without match practice after a positive coronavirus test forced a delay to her departure to the first grand slam of the tennis season. Kerber will miss a potential tune-up tournament in Sydney and travel only on Friday direct to Melbourne, where the Australian Open begins January 17. “I’m disappointed that I will miss the WTA event in Sydney but after I tested positive for Covid-19 last month, I had to adjust my plan due to the quarantine time,” the 33-year-old said Thursday on social media. Kerber also had a difficult trip to the 2021 Australi…

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