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The USA will have at least one representative in the semi-final of the Australian Open as countrywomen Venus Williams and Madison Keys face off for the only the second time in tomorrow`s quarter-final (00:00). This appearance marks something of a breakthrough for both players, Keys featuring in her first ever Grand Slam quarter-final and Williams playing in her fir...
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World number one Serena Williams has a strong record over last year`s Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova and will hope to extend this streak of four wins against her Slovakian opponent tomorrow (1:30) as the pair go head-to-head in the quarter-final stage of the competition down under.Unbeaten by Cibulkova, Williams is the 1/6 favourite to get the ...
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Odds-on Australian Open favourite Novak Djokovic will look avoid an upset and post a win over Canadian Milos Raonic in the quarter-final stage tomorrow morning (1:00). The four-time tournament winner failed to make the semis last year after a 6-2, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-9 defeat at the hands of eventual winner Stanislas Wawrinka but is well placed to progress, being unbe...
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It`s sure to be a close run thing in the quarter-final of the Australian Open tomorrow (1:00) as fourth seed Stan Wawrinka looks to get one over on seed number five Kei Nishikori. The early stage exits of both Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have significantly improved both players` chances of winning the tournament outright and can be backed at 14/1 and 11/1 respec...
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World number three Simona Halep is aiming to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open for the first time in her professional career as she looks to extend her bid to take home her first Grand Slam. Her opponent tomorrow is Ekaterina Makarova, the Russian number two having also failed to make it past the quarter-final stage of this competition in her previous at...
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After becoming the first home grown talent to reach the quarter-final of the Australian Open in ten years, Nick Kyrgios will have to turn over Andy Murray in an effort to make a Grand Slam semi-final for the first time tomorrow (08:15). Brit hope Murray, on the other hand, is aiming to be the first man in history to pick up the title down under following thr...
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Tomas Berdych`s match against Rafael Nadal in the quarter-final of the Australian Open tomorrow (11:00) will be the 22nd meeting of the two men on-court. The pair`s record currently stands at 18-3 to Nadal with the Spaniard undefeated in the last 17 encounters between them. All of Berdych`s wins came on hard though this last victory came in the Madrid Master...
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Australian Open fourth seed Petra Kvitova fell to a shock defeat at the hands of US youngster Madison Keys today, the 19-year-old recording a 6-4, 7-5 victory over the Czech player.The win has earned Keys her best ever Grand Slam finish regardless of her forthcoming results. She faces off against namesake and compatriot Madison Brengle on Monday in an effort...
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Roger Federer`s third round Australian Open exit was undoubtedly the biggest shock of the tournament so far. The Swiss second seed failed to come from two sets down to defeat Italian Andreas Seppi who finished off the 17-time Grand Slam winner in the fourth set, 6-4, 7-6, 4-6, 7-6.It was the first time that the player ranked 46th in the world had mana...
Football
Arsenal are unbeaten in their last three games in all competitions and will look to continue this run on the road against Brighton in the FA Cup tomorrow (16:00). The Gunners have scored at least two goals in all three of these games and have not conceded in the last 270 minutes of play.Despite sitting six points above the Championship relegation zone, their...
Football
Both Liverpool and Bolton Wanderers have experienced something of an upturn in form in their respective leagues lately but something will have to give at Anfield tonight (17:30) as the two sides take each other on in the FA Cup.Liverpool are unbeaten in nine in all competitions, their last defeat a 3-0 thrashing away at Manchester United back in December. Th...
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Tottenham Hotspur have recorded three wins from their last three games and will be looking to further improve their tally of wins with an FA Cup victory over fellow Premier League side Leicester City. Despite being the basement club in the division, Nigel Pearson`s men have improved their overall form recently and will be looking to reach the fifth stage of the com...