Published: Thu, January 25, 2018
Sport | By Fredrick Flores

Defending champion Federer maintains flawless record to reach quarter-final

Defending champion Federer maintains flawless record to reach quarter-final

"It was fast conditions, you have to have quick ideas and execute well and I thought he did that very well", Federer said of his unheralded opponent.

If Fognini wins this match, he will reach only his second Grand Slam quarterfinal from 39 attempts.

Hsieh will play 2016 Australian champion Angelique Kerber in the fourth round.

Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Groth pulled off a minor tennis miracle by knocking out the third seeded pairing of Horia Tecau and Jean-Julien Rojer in the second round of the men's doubles draw.

Fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem has advanced to the fourth round at Melbourne Park, beating Adrian Mannarino 6-4, 6-2, 7-5 on Margaret Court Arena.

Next up for Federer is a last 16 clash with Hungarian world number 80 Marton Fucsovics, who had never been past the first round of a major before this event.

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Djokovic, seeded 14th after not playing since Wimbledon due to an elbow injury, is showing that his comeback after six inactive months is starting to take flight.

Ninth-seeded Johanna Konta also struggled in a straight-set loss to lucky loser Bernarda Pera, an American who is ranked 123rd and making her Grand Slam debut.

In her book, "Unstoppable", Sharapova describes how hard it can be to face the press so soon after a bad defeat: "The last thing you want to do, after losing, is talk about losing". He maintained his flawless record against Mannarino, beating the Frenchman for the seventh consecutive time. She then played only one match after the U.S. Open before shutting down her season early to let the wrist heal.

To his credit, Gasquet refused to wilt and pounced on a sloppy Federer service game to break back in game seven. You know the same like me why there is a player that plays the night and others play the day. Fact: "Novak Djokovic played his first two matches during the day, one of them in the blistering summer sun".

All four singles finalists were 30 or older here a year ago in what became a tournament for the ages, and three of them are back. She clinched the match with a forehand to the open court. Garcia will play Madison Keys in the fourth round. Sure, the "professionals" will get Federer to tell them how he made it through a challenging third set, or find out what his training regimen is like.

McEnroe believes the tournament's scheduling comes down to player marketability, saying that Federer is a greater chance than Djokovic to ensure larger crowds and TV viewer numbers.

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