Held on the evening of Monday 2 December in the Palladium Ballroom at Melbourne’s Crown Entertainment Complex, the Newcombe Medal, Australian Tennis Awards presents a unique opportunity to celebrate the year in tennis with legends of the past and the greats of today.
Newcombe Medal News
The Newcombe Medal, won by world No.1 Ash Barty, was one of 15 awards presented to worthy winners at the Australian Tennis Awards on Monday night in Melbourne.
Newcombe Medal nominee Ajla Tomljanovic enjoyed an impressive 2019, cracking the top 40, reaching five WTA quarterfinals and making her Australian Fed Cup debut.
Newcombe Medal nominee John Millman completed a second straight top-50 season in 2019, with the main highlight a run to the ATP 500 final in Tokyo, Japan.
Alex de Minaur won his first three career ATP titles, broke into the top 20 and went undefeated for Australia in Davis Cup play, ending 2019 with a Newcombe Medal nomination.