The way things are shaping up, there could be a record number competing in this year’s Australian Open — some 803 players in all.
The break-up looks like being:
* 457 male players, and
* 346 female players
So, the question is …
How many games in total do the organizers need to schedule, in order to obtain a result for both the Male and Female Crowns?
And make sure you fully detail, just how you arrived at your solution.