Are all Grand Slams created equal?

The Australian Open begins in Melbourne on Monday morning; time-zone confusion aside, we're almost certain the tournament hasn't happened yet.


Who will win the men's title?

Novak Djokovic is the defending champion in Australia, as is also the case at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open (hence the hardware above).


What would be the marquee match?

If Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal meet, it will be in a semifinal, not the final. But is that rivalry still the must-see match in tennis?


Who will win the women's title?

Maria Sharapova last won a Grand Slam in 2008, but that title came in Australia. After reaching one final and another semifinal in 2011, is she due?


Will Serena Williams keep winning?

Serena Williams made headlines recently by saying she needs tennis but doesn't love it. Complicated motivation aside, does the 30-year-old legend still have multiple titles in her?


Will Caroline Wozniacki ever win?

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki may not be ranked No. 1 by the time the Australian Open starts, but she's still the top seed. Will her Grand Slam drought end in 2012?


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