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Posted 01-24-2012 at 12:39 PM by Philip Oliver
The ongoing 100th edition of the Australian Open got underway on the 16th of January 2012. Half of the players that remain in the competition are battling it out in the third round, with the other half making their way into the fourth round of the tournament.

In the Men's Singles in this year's Aussie Open, there remains to be some highly talented players left in the competition. The most notable players include: Swiss professional Roger Federer, the Spanish superstar Rafael Nadal,...
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Posted 01-24-2012 at 11:35 AM by Philip Oliver
Defending champion Novak Djokovic secured his place in the Australian Open quarter-finals after battling to a four-set victory against home favourite Lleyton Hewitt 6-1 6-3 4-6 6-3. The Serb looked on course to wrap up a simple straight sets victory, only for the Aussie to rally and get back into the match in the third set, which is the first set Djokovic has conceded in his campaign so far, the first live tennis grand slam of the year.

The number-one seed bounced back in the fourth...
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Posted 01-23-2012 at 03:00 PM by Philip Oliver
Andy Murray admitted he enjoyed his straight-sets third-round win over Michael Llodra as the British number one continues to improve at the Australian Open.

The world number four comfortably made it through to the last 16 with a 6-4 6-2 6-0 victory at the Hisense Arena and he looks in good shape as he bids to finally end his Grand Slam duck in Melbourne this year.

Murray will now take on the relatively-unknown Mikhail Kukushkin in the fourth round, who produced one...
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Posted 01-23-2012 at 10:13 AM by Philip Oliver
Second seed Rafael Nadal eased through into the Australian Open's quarter-finals with a routine straight sets victory against fellow Spaniard Feliciano Lopez. The result means Nadal remains on-course for a potential semi-final match-up with long-term rival Roger Federer.

The world number two broke his opponent's serve on five occasions, dropping his own just once, on his way to a 6-4 6-4 6-2 victory. Left-hander Lopez made the surprising move to try and play Nadal at his own game,...
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Posted 01-20-2012 at 08:45 AM by Philip Oliver
Lleyton Hewitt's Australian Open campaign reached the third-round after the home favourite secured his way through his second-round tie with Andy Roddick when the American was forced to retire with injury. The 15th seed had claimed the opening set 6-3, before picking up an apparent leg injury early in the second set.

Roddick battled bravely on despite being in obvious discomfort, but Hewitt's experience meant he knew exactly what tactics to adopt – making the American run and chase...
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