Local hope Ash Barty is again in the second set of her fourth run against Maria Sharapova.
After losing the opening 6-4 to the fifth-time Grand Slam champion, Australian Sharapova twice did the second set before dropping 6-1 to make a draw at Rod Laver Arena.
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On Friday, Barty ran out of double doubles with a possible stins in & # 39; an effort to focus on singles (Barty won the US title with the CoCo Vandeweghe last year).
But they will unsubscribe from their work, after 'Sharapova' of last year's winner Caroline Wozniacki.
The 19-year-old AUSSIE SENSATION WHO DE SHOW in EPIC FIVE SETTER
& # 39; I assigned the ASPARAGUS & # 39 ;: ZVEREV & HILARIOUS POST-MATCH INTERVIEW
Roger Federer beats one of the bright new stars of the game as he takes Stefanos Tsitsipas in & # 39; a fourth round at Melbourne Park.
The 19-year-old Tsitsipas probably has several hundred Greek fans on Rod Laver Arena if it's anything like his first few matches.
The two games against each other on the exhibition of the Hopman Cup team two weeks ago, but Federer acknowledged the Sunday match is "the best of five, it is a fourth round of a Slam, you know, where & # 39; we now know how we feel about this court. "
Federer has played 100 matches with Rod Laver, this will be Tsitsipas & # 39; first. Tsitsipas holds the Greek population type – "they give a pleasant atmosphere, energize at a court. I appreciate what they do. They want it as bad as me."
Rafael Nadal plays Tomas Berdych and American Frances Tiafoe plays Grigor Dimitrov in other fourth matches. On the women's side, very favorite
ORDER OF PLAY (11 left)
Rod Laver Arena
8-Petra Kvitova (CZE) in Amanda Anisimova (USA)
Not before 12.30
15-Ashleigh Barty (AUS) v 30-Maria Sharapova (RUS)
Not for 2:30 hours
Tomas Berdych (CZE) v 2-Rafael Nadal (ESP)
14-Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) v 3-Roger Federer (ESP)
5-Sloane Stephens (USA) by Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS)
Margaret Court Arena
Not for 3 hours
Danielle Collins (United States) 2-Angelique Kerber (GER)
Not for 5 hours
6-Marin Cilic (CRO) v 22-Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP)
Not before 1 January
Frances Tiafoe (USA) in 20-Grigor Dimitrov (BUL)
– with AAP