MELBOURNE - Roger Federer reached a record-tying 27th straight Grand Slam quarter-final at the Australian Open Sunday and Francesca Schiavone also made the final eight after surviving the longest women's match at the majors.
MELBOURNE (GaeaTimes.com)- Audience who had turned up on Sunday at the Melbourne Park to witness the action between Francesca Schiavone and Svetlana Kuznetsova indeed had a great action packed session as they got to watch a record breaking marathon match between the two females.
MELBOURNE - French Open champion and Italian Francesca Schiavone needed a women's Grand Slam-record of four hours, 44 minutes to beat Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova to advance to this year's Australian Open quarterfinals for the first time in 11 attempts on Sunday.
MELBOURNE - World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki moved into the Australian Open quarterfinals on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Anastasija Sevastova.
MELBOURNE - Spain suffered through a hat-trick of fourth-round losses Sunday at the Australian Open as former champions Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic led the way with winning displays at the expense of Iberian hopefuls.
- Federer wins with straight-set sweep; Venus retires
- Australian Open: Federer beats Mallise, for record 57th win
- Australian Open seedings
- Clijsters resumes Sydney winning ways after four years away
- Sharapova starts year with New Zealand victory
- Venus Williams pulls out of China Open due to knee injury
- Youzhny slows Spain's US Open reign, beats Robredo
- Federer overwhelms Melzer to set up Soderling showdown
- Federer wins, finds familiar company at US Open
- Wozniacki wallops 2006 champ Sharapova at US Open
- 'Woz' wows, and tops Sharapova at US Open
- Sharapova loses to Wozniacki in 4th round at Open
- Fish fried: Djokovic fillets American at US Open
- Monfils, Cibulkova gain spots in US Open quarters
- 2004 Open champ Kuznetsova upset by Cibulkova
- Williams, Querrey play the US Open numbers game
- Maria Kirilenko Loses To Svetlana Kuznetsova
- Kuznetsova beats Kirilenko to reach 4th round
- No love lost: Sharapova blanks Capra 6-0, 6-0
- Gone with the wind: Sharapova routs Capra at Open
- US Open play gets going with eyes on hurricane
- Sharapova has matchup with another young American
- US Open results Thursday
- Federer beats the heat, Beck; Soderling looms
- Federer breezes to move on at US Open
- Nadal, Wozniacki advance after hot day at US Open
- Djokovic sweats out a 5-setter for US Open win
- Jankovic rallies to avoid early US Open upset
- Kuznetsova avoids upset against Date Krumm at Open
- Federer, V.Williams, Roddick win at US Open
- Federer could meet Soderling in US Open quarters
- Sharapova, Kuznetsova in tough US Open quarter
- Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki seeded No. 1 at Open
- Wozniacki beats Zvonareva in Rogers Cup final
- Rain postpones Rogers Cup semifinals