MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Highlights of the sixth day of the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Friday, all times local (GMT +11):
1245 ANISIMOVA KNOCKS OUT BADOSA
American Amanda Anisimova made it through to the fourth round of the Australian Open for a third time with a 7-5 6-4 win over former world number two Paula Badosa of Spain.
1111 – PLAY UNDERWAY ON ANOTHER COOL DAY AT MELBOURNE PARK
Play got underway as scheduled on the outer courts at Melbourne Park, where there were blustery conditions with the temperature a cool 18 degrees Celsius (64 degrees Fahrenheit).
Australian Open order of play on Friday
Djokovic braces for stern test against veteran slayer Etcheverry
Medvedev caps off day of great escapes, Rybakina out after wild tie-break
Racket change helps Medvedev thwart Ruusuvuori in marathon battle
Rybakina exits Australian Open as Blinkova edges 42-point tiebreak
Rune bounced out of Australian Open by wildcard Cazaux
Alcaraz staves off Sonego threat to reach Australian Open third round
World number one Swiatek survives huge Collins scare
Zverev avoids shock Australian Open upset by qualifier Klein
Collins announces impending retirement after Australian Open exit
(Editing by Nick Mulvenney and Michael Perry)