Originally written on Tennis Grand Stand  |  Last updated 11/19/14

LONDON - JUNE 21: Maria Sharapova of Russia in action during her first round match against Yulia Beygelzimer of Ukraine at the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championship on June 21, 2004 at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
James Crabtree is currently in Melbourne Park covering the Australian Open for Tennis Grandstand and is giving you all the scoop directly from the grounds. Maria Sharapova signing autographs for fans after her win By James Crabtree MELBOURNE — The day started well, I got an email from a very noble Nigerian who alerted me to the fact I had inherited $2 million U.S. dollars. So sweet of him to seek me out, will definitely chase that up later. After a quick brekkie I skipped out like a happy smurf on to Melbourne Park for what turned out to be a canapé kind of day. What on earth do I mean you ask? Simply sampling, a bit of this and a bit of that. And let me tell you that the Australian Open app only forces you to court hop even more. I started with Nicolás Almagro who was up against fellow Spaniard Daniel Gimeno-Traver. This was a one sided affair for Almagro which meant constant checking of the app for updates elsewhere. Radwanska, Kerber and Venus Williams all dominated quickly as th...
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