The New Zealand tennis player Marina Erakovic takes some good form into her opening match at the Australian Open in Melbourne today. (should be about 6pm).
Erakovic made the final of the doubles in Hobart at the weekend.
The 61st ranked Erakovic plays the French qualifier Irena Pavlovic, who is ranked 218 in the World.
Erakovic and Pavlovic have played twice previously..... Pavlovic won a Challenger clash in 2007, while Erakovic was a three set winner in qualifying at the Australian Open last year.