|Extra effort from Andy Roddick|
In early 2011, I had the opportunity to attend my first (and hopefully not my last) Australian Open. As we start to gear up for the 2012 tournament, and start seriously jones-ing for the beginning of next season, I thought it would be a good time to share some of my photos from last year's tournament. Most of the big names crossed my camera in some way shape or form over the fortnight and since we're all fans, why not share the results.
|Rafa looking for his weapon of choice|
|Sharapova on the practice court|
|Sunken Margaret Court Arena|
|Tsonga approaches the net|
|Juan Martin del Potro hits the practice court|
|Rod Laver Arena in the sunshine|
While I'm not a pro photographer by any means, if you'd like to see more, you can check out about 70 more images from Melbourne on Blacklabel Tennis' Facebook page.
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