Australian Open day 5 wrap

Federer was expected to have no trouble against Andreas Seppi, a player he beat in all ten of their previous meetings, however, the Italian shocked fans by beating the former world number one. Federer slumped to a 6-4, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (5) defeat thanks to an error strewn performance. Federer is a four times Australian open champion, and has played in 12 consecutive Australian Open semi-finals.

The Swiss' old rival Rafael Nadal booked his place in the fourth round with a 6-1, 6-0, 7-5 victory over Dudi Sella. Nadal took just over two hours to secure the straight sets win over his opponent. Nadal will face world number 14 Kevin Anderson next. Anderson beat Richard Gasquet 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (6) to set up the meeting.

Maria Sharapova had no trouble booking her place in the next round, taking just 61 minutes to defeat Zarina Diyas 6-1, 6-1. After the match Sharapova said: "Just tried to be a bit more aggressive, concentrate. I thought I did a good job of focusing well." Sharapova will face Chinese star Peng Shuai in the next round. Shuai set up the meeting with a 7-6 (9-7), 6-3 win over Yaroslava Shvedova.

Tenth seed Ekaterina Makarova made it five straight years in the fourth round of the Australian Open, as she beat Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-4. Eugenie Bouchard came from behind to secure a 7-5, 6-0 victory over Caroline Garcia to book her place in the fourth round.

Britain's Andy Murray beat Portuguese opponent Joao Sousa 6-1, 6-1, 7-5 to set up a fourth round match against Grigor Dimitrov; while Tomas Berdych needed eight match points before beating Viktor Troicki 6-4, 6-3, 6-4.

Men's Singles:

R. Nadal (3) Def D. Sela 6-1, 6-0, 7-5
N. Kyrgios Def M. Jaziri 6-3, 7-6 (8-6), 6-1
K. Anderson (14) Def R. Gasquet (24) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (8-6)
B. Tomic Def S. Groth 6-4, 7-6 (10-8), 6-3
A. Murray (6) Def J. Sousa 6-1, 6-1, 7-5
A. Seppi Def R. Federer (2) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 7-6 (7-5)
T. Berdych (7) Def V. Troicki 6-4, 6-3, 6-4
G. Dimitrov (10) Def M. Baghdatis 4-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3

Women's Singles

J. Goerges Def L. Hradecka 7-6 (8-6), 7-5
M. Sharapova (2) Def Z. Diyas (31) 6-1, 6-1
S. Halep (3) Def B. Mattek-Sands 6-4, 7-5
I. Begu Def C. Witthoeft 6-4, 6-4
E. Bouchard (7) Def C. Garcia 7-5, 6-0
Y. Wickmayer Def S. Errani (14) 4-6, 6-4, 6-3
S. Peng (21) Def Y. Shvedova 7-6 (9-7), 6-3
E. Makarova (10) Def K. Pliskova (22) 6-4, 6-4

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