LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English

Australian Open 2019: Empty Stands, Sleeping Fans & Other Bizarre Moments

Sports | Associated Press | January 18, 2019, 1:21 pm
X
1/ 11
 From yawning and sleeping supporters to players playing in front of empty stands, here's a look at some bizarre moments from the Tennis world that were captured at the ongoing Australian Open 2019.<br /><br />A spectator is seen sleeping on the stands at Margaret Court Arena during Garbine Muguruza and Johanna Konta's second-round match. (Image: AP)

From yawning and sleeping supporters to players playing in front of empty stands, here's a look at some bizarre moments from the Tennis world that were captured at the ongoing Australian Open 2019.

A spectator is seen sleeping on the stands at Margaret Court Arena during Garbine Muguruza and Johanna Konta's second-round match. (Image: AP)

X
2/ 11
 Players were welcomed to empty stands. Here, Spain's Garbine Muguruza is seen serving to Johanna Konta while few supporters were clicked enjoying a sleep. (Image: AP)

Players were welcomed to empty stands. Here, Spain's Garbine Muguruza is seen serving to Johanna Konta while few supporters were clicked enjoying a sleep. (Image: AP)

X
3/ 11
 A lone Johanna Konta supporter cheer for her from the stand. (Image: AP)

A lone Johanna Konta supporter cheer for her from the stand. (Image: AP)

X
4/ 11
 Britain's Johanna Konta waves as she leaves the court. (Image: AP)

Britain's Johanna Konta waves as she leaves the court. (Image: AP)

X
5/ 11
 Spectators attempt to grab a piece of clothing thrown into the crowd by Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov while celebrating his win.(Image: AP)

Spectators attempt to grab a piece of clothing thrown into the crowd by Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov while celebrating his win.(Image: AP)

X
6/ 11
 Spain's Garbine Muguruza serves to Britain's Johanna Konta. (Image: AP)

Spain's Garbine Muguruza serves to Britain's Johanna Konta. (Image: AP)

X
7/ 11
 A supporter is seen yawning at Margaret Court Arena watch Garbine Muguruza and Johanna Konta's play at Margaret Court Arena. (Image: AP)

A supporter is seen yawning at Margaret Court Arena watch Garbine Muguruza and Johanna Konta's play at Margaret Court Arena. (Image: AP)

X
8/ 11
 Reportedly, Spain's Garbine Muguruza threw her towel into the crowd while celebrating her win. (Image: AP)

Reportedly, Spain's Garbine Muguruza threw her towel into the crowd while celebrating her win. (Image: AP)

X
9/ 11
 Serbia's Novak Djokovic falls during his second round match against France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open tennis championships. (Image: AP)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic falls during his second round match against France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open tennis championships. (Image: AP)

X
10/ 11
 Britain's Johanna Konta serves to Spain's Garbine Muguruza a spectator sleeps in the stands. (Image: AP)

Britain's Johanna Konta serves to Spain's Garbine Muguruza a spectator sleeps in the stands. (Image: AP)

X
11/ 11
 Britain's Johanna Konta reacts during her second round match against Spain's Garbine Muguruza. (Image: AP)

Britain's Johanna Konta reacts during her second round match against Spain's Garbine Muguruza. (Image: AP)

Countdown To Elections Results
  • 01 d
  • 12 h
  • 38 m
  • 09 s
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results