The boys’s high seeds will take to the court at Melbourne Park at the moment seeking to capitalize on the upsets on day 8. The typical ladies’s professional tennis match lasts two hours, but Serena trains to play all-out for 4. The singles finals are set for the Tennis Europe occasion in Bolton , with Individuals filling all 4 spots. He’ll now play fellow veteran Tomas Berdych, a semi-finalist in 2014 and 2015, who demolished Italy’s Fabio Fognini 6-1, 6-4, 6-four.
Rafael Nadal knows his path to a seventeenth grand slam title will only get more durable after a relatively routine run of opponents since his French Open triumph last June when he strains up against Marin Cilic in Tuesday’s Australian Open quarter-remaining.
The victory set up a quarter-last clash with world number six and former US Open champion Cilic, Nadal’s first prime-10 opponent in his final sixteen grand slam matches. No. 4 seed Evan Wen and No. 7 seed Victor Lilov moved on, with Wen, a 1-6, 6-zero, 6-1 winner over qualifier Paul Inchauspe of France, taking over Samuel Reeve of Nice Britain Thursday.
Five People are in motion Tuesday, with the most intriguing match that between Eddie Herr champion Adrian Andreev of Bulgaria and No. 7 seed Sebastian Korda. For more on the match, learn Joel Drucker’s account at Overshadowed by McDonald’s heroics was Ryan Harrison’s win over No. 31 seed Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay, which puts him within the third spherical of a slam for just the second time in his career.
MELBOURNE: Wounded 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open by Korean big-killer Chung Hyeon on Monday (Jan 22), however ice-cool Roger Federer roared into the quarter-finals. World number one Simona Halep eased into the last eight 6-3, 6-2 over unseeded Naomi Osaka of Japan, delighted to be off courtroom early after an epic and gruelling three-setter within the earlier round.