The 2 highest-seeded gamers remaining within the Australian Open 2024 ladies’s singles are the WTA No.2 Aryna Sabalenka and the WTA No.4 Coco Gauff. Each certified for the quarter-finals of the primary Slam of the season, with convincing performances.
Gauff, who beat the Polish Magdalena Frech with a rating of 6-1 6-2 in an hour and three minutes of play with out permitting even a break level, dominated the match from each viewpoint, annihilating her opponent. Frech was by no means in a position to sustain with the rhythm of the baseline change imposed by the reigning US Open champion.
Aryna Sabalenka additionally had an easy time, beating Amanda Anisimova 6-3 6-2. The match began open air then the roof was closed as a consequence of rain. The result of the match towards the Belarusian, who completed in a single hour and ten minutes, was by no means in query.
Ukrainian Marta Kostyuk lastly beat Maria Timofeeva 6-2 6-1 and is Gauff’s subsequent opponent within the quarterfinals.
Within the males’s singels, Djokovic will get the quarters
Djokovic certified for the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, beating Adrian Mannarino 6-0 6-0 6-3. The Frenchman was helpless within the face of the Serb’s superiority.
The match was performed indoors as a result of rain that fell shortly earlier than the beginning of the match. Djokovic had a single second of issue, for those who can name it that, within the first recreation of the match, when he went down 15-40 on his serve.
As soon as these two break factors have been cancelled, there was no extra historical past. Nole received 13 consecutive video games in the beginning, taking the primary set in 33 minutes and never giving Mannarino any probability on the dribble. The Serbian was virtually good additionally within the second set (one other 6-0) with the Frenchman resigned as a result of nearly impossibility of discovering a technique to rating a degree.
Within the third set Mannarino managed to get the primary recreation of his match within the second recreation. However already within the fourth there was a break once more with the Serbian who went up 3-1 and closed shortly after 6-3.
Actually the tiredness gathered after the three matches in 5 units received towards Wawrinka, Munar and Shelton made itself felt for Mannarino, however Djokovic might be seen making sturdy progress in comparison with the model of the primary rounds.