Murray is playing in Australia under his protected ranking of world number two, which is used to help players who have suffered long-term injuries.
Top-ranked Djokovic and defending champion Federer enter the season-opening major equal with Roy Emerson, who won his six Australian singles championships between 1961-67, before the Open era.
Men's top seed Djokovic, who was defending his title when he lost to Istomin, will first meet a qualifier in his bid for a record seventh Melbourne title and third Grand Slam crown in succession following wins at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open.
Last year's semi-finalist Kyle Edmund, seeded 13th, looms as a possible fourth round match-up for the Spaniard, who could then face big-serving South African Kevin Anderson in the quarter-finals if the draw follows the seedings, and potentially Federer in the semis.
Murray won only two games in an incomplete practice match with Djokovic at Melbourne Park, showing signs he's still not fully fit after spending most of the last 18 months off the tour. "If I made 100 at the Australian I'd take it, I'd gladly accept it - and I'll give it all I have".
"The first time I came back here and hit on the courts, I thought, 'OK, I'm home, "' the third-seeded Wozniacki said of her return to Melbourne Park.
Wozniacki finally broke her grand slam duck 12 months ago but struggled through the rest of 2018 before revealing a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. For me it's just taking it day by day, doing the right things, taking even better care of my body.
It will be the first time for Wang to head into a Grand Slam as a seeded player.
Chris Evert has no doubt that history will only reflect well on Serena Williams , who is preparing for the Australian Open . It was an incident that overshadowed Naomi Osaka's maiden grand slam triumph and split opinion among fans and pundits alike.
The efforts are looking to find other victims who would join a "united front" before a case is presented to a state attorney. Foxx, a sexual assault survivor herself, said that she was left "sickened" after watching the series.
Additionally, Breer reports that quarterback Sam Darnold played a role in the Jets decision to hire Gase. McCarthy told NFL Network he has chose to sit out the upcoming season after the Jets hired Adam Gase.
The palace wished Middleton a happy birthday on the palace and the royal family's official Twitter accounts. Charlotte goes to Willcocks Nursery School, while George goes to Thomas's London Day School in Battersea.
According to The Athletic, the Minnesota Timberwolves have fired Head Coach and President of Basketball Operations Tom Thibodeau . ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski says the Timberwolves have interest in Hoiberg as a potential head coach or GM.
But Foxx also said there's no active investigation of Kelly and launching one would require victims and witnesses. James Mason was cited in an incident report for threatening Joycelyn Savage's father, Timothy.
Adul Saosongyang , 35, is alleged to have switched the card, which he thought was a $10,000 victor , while his roommate slept. The man, whose identity has not been released, returned home, told his roommates about his lucky strike and went to bed.
It was also just the seventh interception and second interception returned for a touchdown in Tagovailoa's career. During the 1985-1986 season, Holieway took over as starting quarterback after Troy Aikman's leg was broken.
The two Democrats were also stymied by peculiar production decisions; hemmed in side-by-side behind a narrow podium in the U.S. In the past, Trump's talks to the nation have been carefully scrutinized for false information.
The result, announced early on Thursday, means the first electoral transfer of power in 59 years of independence in the DRC. The delay in announcing results has led some Congolese to suspect possible manipulation in favor of the ruling party.
On Monday, Chinese importers made another large purchase of U.S. soybeans, their third in the past month. This meeting was previously unscheduled, signaling the two sides could be coming together on key issues.
Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and the Chinese Embassy of Malaysia have both denied the claims. It could not be determined whether China provided any such information, the newspaper added.
Rare coin found in boy's lunchbox worth $2.4 million
Don Lutes, Jr., of Pittsfield, Massachusetts discovered a rare "copper" 1943 Lincoln Penny in his lunch money in 1947. Now, some 70 years later, the coin is being auctioned off . and the current highest bid is well over $100,000.
Chelsea links a compliment to Wilson, says Howe
According to report from the Stamford Bridge, Higuain is expected to earn about £140,000 a week when he finally joins the club. Chelsea, for their part, are in need of a striker after deploying Eden Hazard as a false nine for a large chunk of the season.
Kim Jong Un leaves China after talks with Xi on Trump sanctions
Kim made the promise during his summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Tuesday, according to Xinhua News Agency. Kim and Xi held talks Tuesday - believed to be Kim's birthday - shortly after the North Korean leader arrived in Beijing .
Trump's prime-time bid to end border wall impasse falls flat
He appealed to Congress to end "this crisis" and for every American to "call Congress" and tell them to "secure our border". Not even Fox News was having Donald Trump's lies about border security following his prime time address on Tuesday night.
Vic Fangio Named Denver Broncos Head Coach
We're really excited to be back together". "I feel like the Bears definitely got a defense that can go all the way". ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - In hiring Vic Fangio , the Denver Broncos are returning to a formula they trust.