But that's what players were forced to contend with Monday during the tennis tourney at Melbourne Park, and several of them struggled to make it through their matches in Melbourne enveloped in the hazy air.
Ranked world No.180, Jakupovic was a set up and one point away from a tiebreak in the second set when she suffered the breathing difficulties and subsequently withdrew from the match.
Jakupovic saidit was "not fair" that officials asked players to take the court in those conditions. "Both players are feeling the smoke so we are going to stop the match", the umpire had announced of the match between Sharapova, and German player Laura Siegemund.
He added: "We have experts who analyse all available live data as specific to our sites as possible and consult regularly with tournament officials and, in the case of heat and smoke, medical experts". Siegemund won the first set in a tiebreaker but players and officials chose to stop play at 5-5 in the second.
Brett Sutton, the state's chief health officer, said he believed air quality had dropped to the "worst in the world" overnight as cooler temperatures brought particles in the air close to the ground.
Melbourne started the day with hazardous air pollution as smoke from wildfires in Victoria's east and in southern New South Wales state drifted through.
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Now, with the T20 World Cup in less than ten months, plans seem to be in place to facilitate his return. The right-handed batsman had announced his retirement from global cricket in 2018 owing to workload.
Le président mexicain, Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador, a présenté ses condoléances aux familles des victimes. Tous les blessés ont été transférés dans un hôpital voisin. "Le garçon vivait avec sa grand-mère".
A narrow band of squally heavy rain moving east, accompanying the strongest winds, may be an additional hazard'. A weather warning has been issued for Sussex with residents told to prepare for the arrival of Storm Brendan. .
The London Brent crude was sold for $64.63 per barrel which gained 43 cents at 0.67 percent while the U.S. Oil settled at the lowest level since early December as geopolitical tension in the Middle East eased.
Midfielder Fernandes, 25, scored twice as Sporting beat Vitoria Setubal 3-1 in the Portuguese top flight on Saturday. They were not impressed with any of United's suggestions, which is what is holding up the deal.
On a souffert, mais l'équipe a fait preuve de beaucoup d'abnégation, et elle a su marquer et conserver son avantage. De quoi exaspérer Christophe Galtier qui a laissé éclater sa frustration dans le vestiaire du stade Gaston-Gérard.
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BCCI Secretary said: "The BCCI Awards are an important feature in the Indian cricket calendar, a mix of ambition and inspiration". Legspinner Poonam Yadav will take the top prize in women's category and will be awarded the best global woman cricketer women.
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