The first ATP 250 of the season will be played in Melbourne and it has a more than interesting table: Andy Murray will collide with the Argentine Facundo Bagnis, while it will also mean the return to the courts of Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios.
Rafael Nadal, top seed, returns to the circuit after his absence from Washington. His debut will be against the American Marcos Giron or a player emerged from qualifying.
At the top of the table appears one of the favorite Australian tennis players: Nick Kyrgios (current 93rd in the world) received a wildcard and will debut against Slovak Alex Molcan. In the second round, wait David Goffin.
Another who received a WC is Andy Murray, of great closing of 2021. The ex N ° 1 of the world will have his presentation in 2022 before the Argentinean Facundo Bagnis. If he goes to the round, he will face the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov.
Reilly Opelka, second seed, will play a player who emerged from qualifying in second while Benoit Paire (5th, has no bye in first round) will also make his debut against qualifying.