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Players criticize ‘risky’ conditions at broiling Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia/January 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Some weary players sat shirtless on changeovers, ice-filled towels draped around their necks. Others retreated to any bit of shade they could find on court and sought treatment for blistered feet and heat stress. Temperatures soared to 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) as the start of an expected heat wave hit … Continue reading Players criticize ‘risky’ conditions at broiling Aussie Open