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Please Enjoy These Photos Of People Surviving The Extreme Heat At The Australian Open

And making the same joke.

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Naturally, everyone made the same "nice" joke.


The heat has taken a toll on the players. French tennis star Gael Monfils said the temperature had been making him "sick to the stomach" during the match he lost to Novak Djokovic.

Officials monitor the temperature and if ambient temperature exceeds 40C they can close the roof on Rod Laver, Margaret Court and Hisense Arenas, and suspend play on the other courts.


The temperature on Friday has hit 42C in Melbourne.

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