Nadal, Alcaraz, Gauff, Tiafoe to be part of the Tennis Plays for Peace exhibition in Melbourne

Alcaraz Nadal Gauff

Rafael Nadal, Carlos Alcaraz, Cori Gauff and Frances Tiafoe are among the players who will be part of the Tennis Plays for Peace exhibition that will be staged in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday, 11 January.

Today at noon, tickets for the Tennis Plays for Peace charity event will go on sale. All proceeds from the celebrity-studded evening of tennis and entertainment will go to UNICEF Australia and Global Giving, two organizations working on the ground to aid those in need in Ukraine.

Tickets for Tennis Plays for Peace are available here and cost $25 for adults and $5 for kids. Visit this link to the AO website for more details.

“Tennis is a truly global sport with an international playing community that has a history of stepping up and helping out. Through Tennis Plays for Peace the tennis community can offer practical assistance through fundraising, as well as show our heartfelt support for the victims of the war,” said Australian Open Tournament Director Craig Tiley,

Rafael Nadal in 2023

Rafael Nadal

1 - 3win/loss

Hard
1-3
36 year old
LWLL
2023 Highlights

Ranked world no.2, the Spaniard played his last match on the 2nd of January when he surrendered to world no.24 Alex De Minaur 3-6 6-1 7-5 in the round robin in Australia (draw).

At the moment, during this season the Spaniard achieved a composed 0-2 win-loss record.

Nadal is scheduled to compete next at the Australian Open (Australian Open). He will start from the main draw that will commence on the 16th of January.

Nadal
Australia
Nadal's Record
 

Carlos Alcaraz in 2023

Carlos Alcaraz

57 - 13win/loss

Hard
21-4
I Hard
6-4
Clay
27-4
Grass
3-1
19 year old
LWWLWWWLWL
2022 Highlights

At the moment ranked no.1, Carlos played his last match on the 4th of November 2022 when he had to retire when playing against world no.11 Holger Rune in the quarter and the scoreline was 6-3 6-6 .

Until now, during this year Alcaraz has a 57-13 win-loss record.

Alcaraz has scheduled to play next at the Australian Open (Australian Open). He will start the tournament from the main draw that will commence on the 16th of January.

Alcaraz
Paris
Alcaraz's Record

Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz clashed against each other 3 times. Their current head to head is 2-1 for Nadal. The last time they competed against each other, Carlos Alcaraz won 6-2 1-6 6-3 in the quarter in Madrid (Mutua Madrid Open) in May 2022.

Here are the highlights.

Gauff in Auckland, ranking, and results in 2023

Cori Gauff

8 - 1win/loss

Hard
8-1
18 year old
LWWWWWWWW
2023 Highlights

Currently ranked no.7, Coco owns a 1-0 match record in 2023. Gauff is competing in Auckland where she conquered the world no.68 Tatjana Maria 6-4 6-1.

Cori Gauff will square off with the world no.227 Sofia Kenin in the 2nd round. Their actual record is 1-0 for Kenin.

Gauff
Auckland
Gauff's Record
Gauff
Projected
Draw

Frances Tiafoe in 2023

Frances Tiafoe

7 - 1win/loss

Hard
7-1
25 year old
LWWWWWWW
2023 Highlights

Currently the world no.19, Tiafoe played his last match on the 3rd of January when he overcame world no.76 Oscar Otte 7-5 6-4 in the round robin in Australia (draw).

This year the American has a 2-0 record.

Tiafoe
Australia
Tiafoe's Record