Aus Open: Tuesday's order of play

Defending champion Novak Djokovic stars on the Rod Laver arena on day two of the Australian Open.

    Britain's Andy Murray is in action on day two as he attempts to break his Grand Slam duck [GETTY]

    Order of play for the main showcourts on Tuesday 17 January at the Australian Open in Melbourne. A full schedule of play can be found here.

    Rod Laver Arena 11:00 am (0000 GMT)

    • Vera Dushevina (RUS) v Petra Kvitova (CZE x2)

    Followed by

    • Novak Djokovic (SRB x1) v Paolo Lorenzi (ITA)
    • Samantha Stosur (AUS x6) v Sorana Cirstea (ROM)

    Not before 7:00 pm

    Cedrik-Marcel Stebe (GER) v Lleyton Hewitt (AUS)
    Tamira Paszek (AUT) v Serena Williams (USA x12)

    Hisense Arena 11:00 am

    • Maria Kirilenko (RUS x27) v Jarmila Gajdosova (AUS)

    Followed by

    • Gisela Dulko (ARG) v Maria Sharapova (RUS x4)
    • Andy Murray (GBR x4) v Ryan Harrison (USA)
    • Robin Haase (NED) v Andy Roddick (USA x15)

    Margaret Court Arena

    • Rui Machado (POR) v David Ferrer (ESP x5)

    Followed by

    • Jelena Dokic (AUS) v Anna Chakvetadze (RUS)
    • Marinko Matosevic (AUS) v Gael Monfils (FRA x14)
    • Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) v Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS x18)

    Not before 7:00 pm

    • Denis Istomin (UZB) v Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA x6)

    Show Court 2

    • Andreas Seppi (ITA) v Richard Gasquet (FRA x17)

    Followed by

    • Vera Zvonareva (RUS x7) v Alexandra Dulgheru (ROM)
    • Joao Souza (BRA) v Matthew Ebden (AUS)
    • Lourdes Dominguez Lino (ESP) v Ana Ivanovic (SRB x21)

    Show Court 3

    • Sabine Lisicki (GER x14) v Stefanie Voegele (SUI)

    Followed by

    • Jurgen Zopp (EST) v James Duckworth (AUS)
    • Virginie Razzano (FRA) v Marion Bartoli (FRA x9)
    • Gilles Simon (FRA x12) v Danai Udomchoke (THA)

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