In the Open championship of Australia in the men’s singles decided the eight contenders for the title.
The reigning Australian Open champion Roger Federer in the fourth round without much problems defeated Marton of Vucovich (6:4, 7:6, 6:2). In his 14th quarter-finals in Melbourne, the Swiss will play Tomas Berdych, who left no chance to Fabio Fognini (6:1, 6:4, 6:4).
The first racket of the world Rafael Nadal has spent almost four hours to beat the abuser Alexander Dolgopolov Diego Schwartzman (6:3, 6:7, 6:3, 6:3). In the quarterfinals, the Spaniard is waiting for the sixth seeded Marin Cilic, who beat in the fourth round Pablo Carreno-Busta (6:7, 6:3, 7:6, 7:6).
Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic has unexpectedly lost Hyun Chono (6:7, 5:7, 6:7), who became the first quarterfinalist of Grand slam tournament from South Korea.
In the quarterfinals of the 58 th issue of the ATP ranking will play 97th-ranked Tennis Sandgren – American on his debut Australian Open in the second round was held Stan Wawrinka, and in 1/8 finals beat fifth ranked Dominic Thiem (6:2, 4:6, 7:6, 6:7, 6:3).
A pair of 1/4 final men’s singles:
Rafael Nadal (Spain, 1) – Marin Cilic (Croatia, 6)
Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria, 3) – Kyle Edmund (Britain)
Tennis Sandgren (USA) – Hyeon Chung (South Korea)
Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic, 19) – Roger Federer (Switzerland, 2)