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  • Aussie teen Omar Jasika is through to both the boys' singles and doubles finals at the US Open. (AAP) (SBS)Source: SBS
Rising Aussie star Omar Jasika has been awarded a wildcard into the main draw of Australian Open 2016... let's find our how he feels 24 hours from his debut in the main draw.
By
Christophe Mallet, Dario Castaldo

17 Jan 2016 - 2:24 PM  UPDATED 18 Jan 2016 - 11:25 AM

Eighteen year old Omar Jasika won the US Open junior singles and doubles in 2014 and has spent the past 18 months working his way onto the professional tour, slashing his ranking from 841 and is currently world No.311 (HIghest ranking of No.256 in August 2015).

 

He has been awarded a Wild card in to this years' edituion of the Australian Open. Let's find out how he feels, 24 hours away from the start.

 

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