The Australian Open is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year – the other three being the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. Since 1988 the tournament has been played on hard courts at Melbourne Park – the two primary courts are located at the Rod Laver Arena and Hisense Arena, both are equipped with retractable roofs.
2015 Winners Men - Novak Djokovic bt Andy Murray Women Serena Williams bt Maria
2016 Men - Novak Djokovic bt Andy Murray
l Women - Angelique Kerber bt Serena Williams