Olympic Tennis

The lads’s high seeds will take to the courtroom at Melbourne Park in the present day searching for to capitalize on the upsets on day eight. Wiersholm and Montgomery, seeded fourth, received the doubles title, beating No. three seeds Oceane Babel and Laia Petretic of France 6-4, 6-2. The 31-12 months-old Spaniard dropped his first set of the event on Sunday earlier than prevailing in a slugfest in opposition to Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman, the primary true take a look at of Nadal’s famed grit after three straightforward wins in Melbourne.

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She is one sport away making the Australian Open semi-finals. 2016 ITF World Junior Champion Miomir Kecmanovic of Serbia beat No. 2 seed Frances Tiafoe 6-4, three-6, 6-three in immediately’s first round. Rafael Nadal leads 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (5) after three hours in this quarter-remaining.

Madurawe, the No. 6 seed, beat No. 15 seed Funa Kozaki of Japan 6-3, 6-2 and Lyeons, seeded No. 15, defeated Hikaru Shiraishi of Japan 5-7, 7-5, three-0 ret. High seed Maria Osorio Serrano of Colombia defeated No. 7 seed Lea Ma 6-three, 5-7, 6-three and unseeded 15-12 months-old Harold Mayot of France beat No. 7 seed Keenan Mayo 7-5, 6-2.

Cilic, nevertheless, would like to imagine he’s higher equipped to tackle top gamers like Nadal following his 2014 US Open triumph and run to final 12 months’s Wimbledon final. Sandgren will face South Korean shock bundle Hyeon Chung for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals on Wednesday night time.