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They're just warming up

Updated: January 4, 2013, 3:23 PM ET
By Peter Bodo

John Millman is 23 years old, ranked 199th in the world, and a gate-crasher at the first tennis ATP party of the year, the ATP 250 in Brisbane. To his credit, the native of Brisbane qualified for his place in the draw instead of slipping in as a wild card on the theory that he's a local attraction.

Millman further boosted his street credentials when he upset Japan's Tatsuma Ito in a convincing first round effort, 6-4, 6-1. And to top it off, Millman then stretched ...

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