Several tennis players have already reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. To complete the picture, both male and female, we will have to wait for the outcome of the eighth day, that you can live once more on the ESPN screen. The spectacular thing is that seven Top Ten will have action in Melbourne.
The stellar comeback at Rod Laver Arena will be Rafael Nadal, who will have a complex duel before Fabio Fognini. You already know each other, they played 16 times, of which the Spanish won 12. This will be the first meeting at the Australian OpenThey are usually found in brick dust tournaments. The Italian, although he has a notable difference against Rafa, is always a tough opponent.
Daniil Medvedev will jump on the track before Mackenzie McDonald for a place in semis. In the forecasts, the Russian has a more accessible match. His compatriot Andrey Rublev will face Casper Ruud, who has already won three times, while Stefanos Tsitsipas will close the men’s day against number 10 of the circuit, Matteo berrettini: in the 2019 edition the Greek Lightning beat him in four sets.
For its part, the women’s team also has promising duels. Ashleigh Barty will play Shelby Rogers at the Rod Laver Arena and will go in search of the ticket to the next instance. Another Top Ten in action will be Elina Svitolina against American Jessi Pegula. Just over a month ago, in Abu Dhabi, the Ukrainian beat her in straight sets.
Two more meetings complete the women’s day. Donna Vekic to play Jennifer Brady, Y Elise Mertens vs. Karolina Muchova. Thus, the four duels in each box generate great expectations of displaying a great tennis level.