The heat from the Australian Open will soon take over the tennis world, and for two weeks in January the best female players on the planet will attempt to claim another Grand Slam title. Headed by the stellar line up of Nike Tennis athletes, the likes of Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Vika Azarenka and Genie Bouchard will all be vying for a place on the podium at the end of the fortnight.
With 21 Major titles to her name and counting, Serena will be hungrier than ever to add to her total after faltering in NYC. Scheduled to debut the NikeCourt Premier Crop top in yellow and obsidian, Serena’s trendy piece will be complimented by the Victory Premier Skirt in yellow and obsidian. Styled by Serena herself, this edgy outfit will be highlighted by a cropped hem which makes aggressive movements less of a distraction, while the skirt provides pleats and stretch fabric that lets you move naturally. The American’s footwear in Oz in be the NikeCourt Flare in vivid sulfur and obsidian.
Known as one of the best competitors the sport has ever seen, Sharapova’s signature collection continues to impress with the latest NikeCourt Maria Premier Dress in atomic orange, white and obsidian. Holding great technical features such as strategically placed mesh panels, a bonded zipper in the back, and a higher rounded-neck line for added coverage, Maria’s wardrobe in Melbourne is sure to be memorable. Sharapova is slated to complete her look in the Vapor 9.5 in white, bright mango, total crimson and obsidian.
Playing her best tennis in Australia, Azarenka remains hopeful of another title Down Under. The Belarussian’s colourful personality will be equally matched in her latest NikeCourt Premier Breathe Tank in spring leaf and obsidian, which will be completed by the NikeCourt Ace short in black and white. Vika’s functional outfit features flat seams that are designed to move smoothly against your skin. Azarenka is set to finish her look with a pair of Zoom Cage 2‘s in chalk blue, voltage green, dark purple dust and white.
Growing in popularity by the minute, Bouchard’s attempt to recreate her good form in 2014 continues. Headed to Australia with a positive outlook, Genie’s latest outfit will consist of the NikeCourt Premier Slam Dress in white and obsidian. This breathable ensemble features a slimmer racerback design and notched hem to help you move naturally for a total range of motion through every serve and step. The Canadian’s kicks in Australia will be featured as the Zoom Vapor 9.5 in white, bright mango, total crimson and obsidian.
Two-time Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova, US Open runner up Roberta Vinci, Sabine Lisicki, Sara Errani and Donna Vekic will also be debuting the newest Spring 2016 collection for Nike Tennis during the Australian Open.
For our North American readers, the following TennisWarehouse.com link will take you to the newest apparel and footwear from the Nike Spring 2016 collection. For our European readers, you can shop the same great selection through the following TennisWarehouse-Europe.com link. Enjoy the beginning of a new season at the Aussie Open.