Australian Open 2021 Schedule of Play

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Date – Session Session # Gates open Play starts (show courts) Play starts (outer courts) Featured matches (singles)
Wed 1/13 – Day - 9:30 AM 11:00 AM 10:00 AM Qualifying
Thu 1/14 – Day - 9:30 AM No play 10:00am Qualifying
Fri 1/15 – Day - 9:30 AM No play 10:00am Qualifying
Sat 1/16 – No play - - - - No play (Kids' Day)
Sun 1/17– No play - - - - No play
Mon 1/18 – Day 1 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM First round
Mon 1/18 – Night 2 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day First round
Tue 1/19 – Day 3 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM First round
Tue 1/19 – Night 4 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day First round
Wed 1/20 – Day 5 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Second round
Wed 1/20 – Night 6 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Second round
Thu 1/21 – Day 7 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Second round
Thu 1/21 – Night 8 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Second round
Fri 1/22 – Day 9 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Third round
Fri 1/22 – Night 10 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Third round
Sat 1/25 – Day 11 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Third round
Sat 1/25 – Night 12 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Third round
Sun 1/26 – Day 13 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Fourth round
Sun 1/26 – Night 14 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Fourth round
Mon 1/27 – Day 15 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Fourth round
Mon 1/27 – Night 16 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Fourth round
Tue 1/28 – Day 17 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Quarterfinals
Tue 1/28 – Night 18 5:00 PM 7:00 PM Continued from day Quarterfinals
Wed 1/29 – Day 19 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Quarterfinals
Wed 1/29 – Night 20 5:00 PM 7:30 PM Continued from day Quarterfinals
Thu 1/30 – Day 21 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM Women’s semifinals
Thu 1/30 – Night 22 5:00 PM 7:30 PM Continued from day First men’s semifinal
Fri 1/31 – Twilight 23 2:00 PM 4:00 PM 3:00 PM Second men’s semifinal
Sat 2/1 – Twilight 24 11:00 AM 7:30 PM 11:15 AM Women's final
Sun 2/1 – Twilight 25 2:00 PM 4:00 PM No play Men's final