The 2013 Australian Open, also dubbed the Happy Slam, gets underway on Monday, and the tennis world could not be any more excited.
The men's and women's draws present breathtaking matches and possibilities, but the man and woman who will win the singles titles cannot yet be determined.
The oddsmakers have made smart judgements based on the players' history in Melbourne in the past few years and current matches.
Though there are a few questions to ask about the athletes on each side, the fans in Australia can be sure that the tournament will essentially revolve around the favorites.
Let's take a closer look at these players and how they might perform against their opponents.