The grotto received the wild card for Australian Open

Грот получил wild card на Australian Open

Australian tennis player Sam Groth will play in the main draw of the Australian Open

Note that the Australian failed to qualify into the main draw of a Grand slam tournament in Australia, after the playoffs. However, tournament organizers decided to give the 29-year-old player “wild card”, is notified on the official website of the Australian Open.

“I am glad and grateful that they can take part in his favorite tournament. I always liked to play on such a big stage in front of family, spectators, fans,” – says the happy Grotto.

Note that last year the Grotto consistently stayed in the top 100 in the world rankings, and was even able to reach the highest positions in his career – the 53rd. However, at the end of 2015 Sam had a simple operation and some lost form, speaking on this year mainly on the “Challenger”.

At the Australian Open Groth will play for the fifth time in his career. His best result here is third round.

Earlier, the wild card for major in Australi, which will be from 16 to 29 January, was won by the Frenchman Quentin Gali, Uzbek Denis Istomin and Australian lobster Asika.

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