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Pospisil highlights Australian Open action on TSN2, TSN.ca

TSN.ca Staff

1/12/2014 7:37:40 PM

TSN is your home to exclusive Canadian coverage of the 2014 Australian Open.

Action is underway and live now on TSN2 and TSN.ca, including 12 consecutive hours of Early Round Coverage on television.

TSN.ca has exclusive bonus online coverage through to the quarterfinals of the first grand slam of the season, including full live streaming of select matches on Courts 2 and 3.

Day 1's highlighted Canadian matchup on TSN.ca has Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil battling No. 127 ranked Samuel Groth of Australia in his opening-round match.

In addition to TSN.ca, TSN Digital platforms keep you up-to-date on all the latest news, highlights, scores, and stats from Melbourne Park.

Follow Canadians Milos Raonic and Eugenie Bouchard at the Australian Open on TSN and TSN2, while TSN.ca and SportsCentre have all the highlights as the up-and-coming stars compete down under.

As the top-ranked Canadian and winner of the 2013 Lionel Conacher Award for Canadian Press Male Athlete of the Year, Raonic looks to continue  his steady rise in the ATP rankings, and arrives at the 2014 Australian Open on the heels of a run to the fourth round in the 2013 U.S. Open.

Entering her second season of Grand Slam events, Bouchard looks to build on a successful 2013 season that saw her win multiple awards, including WTA Newcomer of the Year, Tennis Canada's female player of the year, and the Bobbie Rosenfeld Award for Canada's female athlete of the year.

Defending champion Novak Djokovic returns to Melbourne Park to compete for an unprecedented fourth consecutive Australian Open title. The star-studded men's field also includes 2013 Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, four-time Australian Open winner Roger Federer and current World No. 1 player Rafael Nadal.

The women's side features 17-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, who is coming off victories at the 2013 French Open and U.S. Open. The field also includes 2013 Australian Open champ Victoria Azarenka, who successfully defended her first Grand Slam title at last year's tournament, and World No. 3-ranked player Maria Sharapova.