The most dangerous moment of the final: a spectator jumped onto the track
With 5-3 in favor of Rafa in the second set, and service from the Spaniard, the most tense moment of the final was experienced. A female spectator jumped onto the track Rod Laver Arena, right at the bottom where Medvedev was at the time.
— Ben Rothenberg (@BenRothenberg) January 30, 2022
The woman, with shaved hair and a cap on her head, jumped the security cordon, but was quickly neutralized by the police forces and tournament private security, without any danger to tennis players. The detainee carried a banner in support of refugees in Australia.