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
Ash Barty was back on the practice court the morning after her Newcombe Medal win, with an eye on a strong performance during the Australian summer of 2018.
An impressive Aussie summer, Davis Cup heroics and a stunning upset of Andy Murray highlighted a 2017 season that has seen Jordan Thompso nominated for the Newcombe Medal.
In a better place mentally in the second phase of her career, Ash Barty soared into the top 20 in a breakout season, and as a result is among the Newcombe Medal finalists for 2017.
There were incredible highs and some low moments too for Nick Kyrgios in 2017, whose stellar victories and Australian Davis Cup representation has seen him nominated for the…