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Djokovic picks new format for Australian Open warm-up

Former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic will warm up for a tilt at a record seventh Australian Open crown by playing in an innovative quickfire event at Melbourne Park.

Djokovic, who has been sidelined since July with a right elbow injury, and volatile Australian Nick Kyrgios will headline the eight-man Tie Break Tens tournament at Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park on Jan 10. - AFP

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