Fans spot huge Novak Djokovic detail as Casper Ruud crashes out of Australian Open

The No.2 seed was below his best as he crashed out of the Australian Open.

No.2 seed Casper Ruud (pictured right) has crashed out of the Australian Open and (pictured left) Novak Djokovic was spotting practicing without tape for the first time. (Images: @ozmo_sasa/Getty Images)
No.2 seed Casper Ruud (pictured right) has crashed out of the Australian Open and (pictured left) Novak Djokovic was spotting practicing without tape for the first time. (Images: @ozmo_sasa/Getty Images)

Day 4 of the Australian Open has offered up a number of highlights after a dismal day for Australians on Wednesday. On Thursday afternoon, Novak Djokovic took to the practice court ahead of his match with Enzo Couacaud without strapping around his leg - a welcome sign for fans amid the Serb's injury concerns.

During the afternoon session, No.2 seed Casper Ruud was up against young American Jenson Brooksby. And the young star continued the American dominance in Melbourne as Ruud followed Rafa Nadal out the door.

In other news on Day 4 of the Australian Open:

  • Sam Stosur's incredible women's double career has ended

  • Images have emerged of a rather eye-opening act from Nick Kyrgios

  • Coleen Hatzi also addressed the e-scooter images that caused a stir in Melbourne

  • Fallout continues from Rafa Nadal's heartbreaking round 2 loss

  • Americans continue their dominance at the Australian Open

Here's how the day session on Thursday went down:

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