US Open champion Daniil Medvedev has managed to make it to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. World number two Medvedev defeated Maxim Cressy 6-2, 7-6, 6-7, 7-5. Russia's Medvedev is now set to face ninth-ranked Felix Auger Aliassime, who defeated 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic 2-6, 7-6, 6-2, 7-6.
In the men's section, fourth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas has also managed to reach the quarterfinals. He also defeated Taylor Fritz of the United States 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the fourth round. There was a tough fight between the two and in the meantime, Tsitsipas also lagged behind twice, but in the end, he has come back strongly and won. In the other match, Italy's Janick Sinner defeated Alex de Minor of Australia 7-6, 6-3, 6-4 and has reached the quarterfinals.
Reports say that the US has defeated Canada 3-0 in a one-sided match. John Isner and Taylor Fritz have won the doubles after winning the singles match. Isner defeated Briden Shanur 6-1 6-4 in 66 minutes in the singles match to give the United States an early lead. Shanur has been sent in place of Denis Shapovalov, who withdrew from the opening singles event in the final moments due to fatigue. Shapovalov is recovering from it after being infected with coronavirus during a tournament in West Asia recently. Fritz defeated 11th-ranked Felix Agar Aliassim 6-7, 6-4 6-4. In the doubles, Isner and Fritz defeated Elias and Shapovalov 6-4, 6-4.