Andy Murray picks a superstar to play in doubles in Brisbane

The Scottish champion has chosen another tennis champion to play in the doubles event of the Australian tournament

by Lorenzo Ciotti
Andy Murray picks a superstar to play in doubles in Brisbane
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Leading the seeding of the ATP 250 Brisbane doubles event will be the Argentine duo of Maximo Gonzalez and Andres Molteni. However, there are several tennis players who are specialists in men's singles and have also chosen to enroll in the doubles competition, forming very interesting teams.

Among these there will be the Scottish tennis champion Andy Murray, who will team up with the Danish talent Holger Rune. A strange formation that will be ready to try their hand at the event to try to start their adventure on Australian hard courts in the best possible way in the new year.

Among the other couples competing, the Italian Matteo Arnaldi stands out together with the Argentine Tomas Martin Etcheverry. Double commitment also for the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov with the American Sebastian Korda. Not to be underestimated either are the Russians Karatsev and Safiullin, as well as Ben Shelton-Ugo Humbert.

The highly anticipated 2024 tennis season finally begins

There is a lot of curiosity about the first events that will officially open the 2024 season of the ATP circuit. From 31 December to 7 January the 250 in Brisbane will begin, a tournament chosen by the return to the field of the Spanish champion Rafael Nadal.

In addition to the main singles draw, there will also be a spectacle in doubles: the entry list for the tournament has been published and announced and there are several new features that have surprised the fans. We recall Murray played for times the Australian Open final, the last of which in 2016, lost against Novak Djokovic.

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