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Djokovic downs Raonic to set up Federer semi-final

News24
28 Jan 2020, 22:13 GMT+10

Melbourne - Rampant defending champion Novak Djokovic powered past Milos Raonic on Tuesday to set a blockbuster Australian Open semi-final against Roger Federer.

The Serbian world No 2 tamed the big-serving Canadian 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7/1) as he targets an eighth Melbourne Park crown and 17th Grand Slam title.

Results on day nine of the Australian Open Grand Slam at Melbourne Park on Tuesday (x denotes seeding):

Men

Quarter-finals

Roger Federer (SUI x3) bt Tennys Sandgren (USA) 6-3, 2-6, 2-6, 7-6 (10/8), 6-3

Novak Djokovic (SRB x2) bt Milos Raonic (CAN x32) 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (7/1)

Women

Quarter-finals

Sofia Kenin (USA x14) bt Ons Jabeur (TUN) 6-4, 6-4

Ashleigh Barty (AUS x1) bt Petra Kvitova (CZE x7) 7-6 (8/6), 6-2

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