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Olympic Ian Thorpe watching Ashleigh Barty at the Australian Open in Melbourne

Olympic athlete Ian Thorpe shares a laugh with a friend as Ashleigh Barty plays against Danielle Collins at the Australian Open in Melbourne


Ian Thorpe took a tennis spot on Saturday.

Olympic swimmers watched an Australian tennis player match Ashleigh Barty And Danielle Collins of America Australian Open of Melbourne..

The 39-year-old made a big appearance when he and his friends attended a Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne Park.

A fun day: Ian Thorpe took a tennis spot on Saturday.Drawn with friends

The pair shared a laugh at the stand when a nail-sticking behavior took place on the lower court.

Ian wore casual clothes for going out and chose a dark blue blazer over a black T-shirt.

He added a pair of dark shorts to the ensemble and had a pass on a blue strap hanging around his neck.

Tennis Fans: Olympic swimmers watched a match between Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty and American Danielle Collins at the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Tennis Fans: Olympic swimmers watched a match between Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty and American Danielle Collins at the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Cheery: The 39-year-old appeared energetically when he and his friends attended a Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne Park.

Cheery: The 39-year-old appeared energetically when he and his friends attended a Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne Park.

Laughter: The pair shared a laugh on the stand when a nail-piercing action was taken on the court.

Laughter: The pair shared a laugh on the stand when a nail-piercing action was taken on the court.

It was after Ian revealed that he wanted to be a father someday.

Talk to Herald Sun He said: “I want to be a father someday,” he added, he wants his children to enjoy swimming as much as he does.

“I love the kids in the pool, but I love playing in the pool. If they like something else, I’m happy with it,” he said.

Appearance: Ian dressed casually for going out and chose a dark blue blazer over a black T-shirt.

Appearance: Ian dressed casually for going out and chose a dark blue blazer over a black T-shirt.

Relax: He adds a pair of dark shorts to the ensemble into a chunky watch

Relax: He adds a pair of dark shorts to the ensemble into a chunky watch

Ian’s split from former Ryan Channing in 2019 has put an end to the couple’s surrogacy plans.

Ryan has been Ian’s first public boyfriend since appearing gay in an interview with Michael Parkinson in 2014.

In August 2019, sources close to Ian and Ryan told the Daily Mail Australia that the pair “rekindled their romance” while on vacation in Ibiza, Spain.

Dad's Duty: After Ian reveals that he wants to be a father someday

Dad’s Duty: After Ian reveals that he wants to be a father someday

It was even rumored that they were considering “engaging”.

“They are trying to find the nearest Cartier store for their rings,” said a source at the time.

However, in November 2019, Ryan told the Daily Mail Australia that he no longer had a relationship with Ian and had never settled in August.

Dissolution: Ian's split from former Ryan Channing (pictured) in 2019 put an end to the couple's surrogacy plans

Dissolution: Ian’s split from former Ryan Channing (pictured) in 2019 put an end to the couple’s surrogacy plans

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Olympic Ian Thorpe watching Ashleigh Barty at the Australian Open in Melbourne

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