The year's first grand slam is half complete—or half incomplete if you are a pessimistic tennis fan.
The Australian Open has been very fun to watch so far, with the usual suspects being the favorites this year.
There haven't been as many shocking headlines/suprising stories on the men's side as there have on the women's side, but both have been entertaining.
I suppose now would be the time to state my honorable mentions for this article, and they are: Alejandro Falla's impressive run into the third round, as well as Czech Iveta Benesova beating Chinese No. 15 seed Peng Schuai
And now, without further ado, here are seven shocking headlines from Week 1.