Australian Open a Sauna for Players

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An upcoming soccer world cup has been moved from summer to winter in order to avoid extreme heat in Qatar. But this month's Australian Tennis Open is proceeding on schedule. The weather's cooled down a bit, but temperatures of 109 degrees have been a threat to tennis players at one of the world's most prestigious tournaments.


Christopher Clarey - New York Times - @christophclarey, Josh Levin - Slate - @josh_levin

Warren Olney

Jenny Hamel, Caitlin Shamberg, Gideon Brower