The Australian Open begins to close. On the ninth day The quarter-finals of the first Grand Slam of the season begin, where there will be more than promising matches both for the men and for the women, which will take place in the Rod Laver Arena Y can be enjoyed on the ESPN screen.
Novak Djokovic does not have it easy at all. Faces will be seen before Alexander Zverev, finalist of the US Open 2020 and semifinalist in Melbourne in the last edition. On paper, it is the Serbian who has the advantage, being 5-2 up on the record and being the most recent meeting between the two in the ATP Cup. However, it remains to be seen what happens with Nole’s injury and how the German will use it in favor.
Perhaps the least expected match in this phase of the tournament. Grigor dimitrov faces will be seen to the surprise of the tournament Aslan karatsev for a place in the semifinals. Will be the first cross between both.
On the women’s side, all the flashes lead towards the game that will have as protagonists two former world number one. Is about Serena Williams and Simona Halep. Although the North American leads 9-3The last time they saw each other was in the 2019 Wimbledon final, where the European won in straight sets to win the crown.
Naomi osaka is another one that will seek to achieve its place among the best four of the Australian Open. Her opponent will be the Taiwanese Su-Wei Hsieh, against who has a 4-1 positive record.