Nishikori defeats Sousa to reach last 16 in Australian Open

21 Janvier, 2019, 13:10 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion

No. 15 Daniil Medvedev defeated No. 21 David Goffin 6-2, 7-6 (3), 6-3.

Kei Nishikori has moved swiftly into the Australian Open fourth round for a seventh straight time with a comfortable win over Portugal's Joao Sousa.

Nishikori, taken to five sets in his previous two rounds, made it much easier for himself this time with a 7-6 6-1 6-2 win over the Portuguese player.

"Forehand has been working very well", Nishikori said.

The Japanese fourth seed was staring down the barrel at 4-2 in the second set at Margaret Court Arena, driven to distraction by double-sided Hsieh's angled shots and stout defence.

"The second and third sets I was playing very aggressively and everything was working well", Nishikori said.

The former U.S. Open finalist will now play against Fabio Fognini or Pablo Carreno Busta in the last 16.

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Kei Nishikori survived a huge scare against Croatian Ivo Karlovic before reaching the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 7-6 (8-6), 5-7, 5-7, 7-6 (10-7) win on Thursday.

Sousa saved a virtual set point to hold for 5-6 before Nishikori sent the opener into a tiebreak.

Runner-up to Nishikori at the season-opening Brisbane International, Medvedev's reward for continuing his excellent summer is a showdown with world No.1 Novak Djokovic.

Canada's Milos Raonic produced a serving masterclass, firing 23 aces and winning 85 percent of points on his first serve, to swat aside Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-4 6-4 7-6 (6).

Lucas Pouille ended the run of 19-year-old Australian wild-card entry Alex Popyrin by holding on to edge him 7-6 (3), 6-3, 6-7 (10), 4-6, 6-3 in the third round.

Popyrin was trying to become just the eighth wild card to get to the fourth round in men's singles at the Australian Open during the 50-year professional era.



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