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The Latest: Emergency _ Tomic match delayed for sick woman

The latest from the Australian Open on Tuesday (all times local):

10:50 p.m.

Play was halted during a dramatic moment in Bernard Tomic's first-round match against Denis Istomin when a female spectator required emergency medical treatment.

People sitting nearby shouted for an EpiPen, which is used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions, and a fan in the upper part of Hisense Arena responded by tossing one to another spectator, starting a chain reaction of passes until it finally reached the woman in distress.

Paramedics arrived within minutes of the woman being treated and she was helped into a wheelchair and escorted from the arena to a huge round of...

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