Seven Canadians are competing in the singles draw of the first Grand Slam event of 2021 at the Australian Open over the coming weeks. Here is a breakdown of each of their draws and predictions about how they will perform down under.
Canada, led by Denis Shapovalov and Milos Raonic, will be in tough this week at the ATP Cup when they take on Novak Djokovic and his Serbian team, as well as Alexander Zverev and the dangerous Germans.
Denis Shapovalov advanced, but Milos Raonic did not on Thursday in Rome as the younger Canadian was able to battle through some inconsistent play which his veteran countryman could not
Rafael Nadal returned to the ATP Tour in style with a blowout win over Pablo Carreno Busta on Wednesday in his first match since before COVID-19
Tennis returns this weekend at the Western and Southern Open, the first Masters 1000 event of 2020 and the first tournament since the COVID-19 shutdown in March. Seven of the world's top ten will be vying for the crown.