The Swiss Roger Federer has on Monday, easy-to places for the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. Also, his future opponent in the last eight, the Czech Tomas Berdych, gave no set price. In the women’s
Defending champion Roger Federer (ATP 2) calculated after two hours of tennis in the Rod Laver Arena in three sets (6-4, 7-6 (7/3) 6-2) with the Hungarian Marton Fucsovics (ATP 80), in February the leader of the Hungarian selection in the Davis Cup encounter with Belgium in Liege.
Fucsovics, who regularly trains with Federer, made it to the Swiss in the first two sets are pretty hard, but he could still not have set trick. Federer remains so without setverlies along the way. The quintuple winner in Melbourne on the hunt for the twentieth. [ For the fourteenth time, he reached the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Also Berdych gives no set price
Federer’s opponent in the last eight is the Czech Tomas Berdych (ATP 20). Berdych had also not set to concede in his fourth round match against the Italian Fabio Fognini (ATP 25). It was 6-1, 6-4 and 6-4.
The 30-year-old Berdych, and the 36-year-old Federer has played in their career already 25 times against each other, Federer won 19 times.
Kerber and Keys meet in the quarterfinals
In the women Angelique Kerber (WTA 16) is placed for the quarter-finals. The German will find in it the American Madison Keys (WTA 20), which also managed to push.
The 30-year-old Kerber in her eighth final in three sets (4-6, 7-5 and 6-2) to the surprising Taiwanese Su-Wei Hsieh (WTA 88), who in the second round, yet was too strong for the Spanish Garbine Muguruza (WTA 2), home to send. The German, who is trained by Limburger, Wim Fissette, met in the last eight Madison Keys.
The finalist of the US Open last year, had enough for two sets (6-3 and 6-2) to the eighth seed, Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia (WTA 8) cup under to push.
Also the number one Halep remains on titelkoers
Number one of the world, Romanian Simona Halep, finally vloerde in two sets (6-3 and 6-2), the Japanese Naomi Osaka (WTA 72).
Halep meets in the quarterfinals the winner of the Czech duel between Barbora Strycova (WTA 24) and Karolina Pliskova (WTA 6).