The first Boxing Day fixture was between Sheffield FC, the world's oldest football team, and Hallam FC, their local rivals. The game was played on December 26, 1860, and is the oldest derby match in the world.
"Obviously we're concerned about that [the bushfires], but we're all ready to play," said Bulgaria captain Grigor Dimitrov, a sentiment echoed by world No.11 David Goffin.
Last week RUSADA anti-doping agency said it had "made a decision not to agree" with the four-year ban by the World Anti-Doping Agency's decision. The decision will have to be communicated to WADA before the end of the month, triggering the appeal process in the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport.
"It's very sad to know how many people & animals have lost their homes to the bushfires. My heart and support goes out to all those affected," he tweeted.
Damian Lillard recorded 31 points and nine assists for the Trail Blazers, who lost their third straight game.
The nightclub in the western Japanese city of Kumamoto claims Uruguay players broke DJ equipment and a laptop in the early hours of October 14 after they had been knocked out of the tournament by Wales.
WADA accused Moscow of falsifying data from a doping testing laboratory that was handed over to investigators earlier this year.
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"This decision was not taken lightly as Australia is one of my favourite places to compete."