Australian Open 2022: Marin Cilic upsets No. 5 seed Andrey Rublev in fourth round; results, schedule, scores

The year’s very first Grand Slam competition, the Australian Open, is here. Over 60 of the world’s finest tennis gamers contending at Melbourne Park. However, the world’s top-ranked males’s tennis gamer, Novak Djokovic, isn’t amongst them.

The tennis star, and No. 1 seed at the Aussie Open, lost his appeal with the Australian federal government on Sunday early morning relating to an earlier judgment to cancel his visa. As an outcome, Djokovic was required to leave the nation after a three-judge panel ruled in favor of the Australian federal government. In addition, there’s still a possibility that the Australian federal government might hand Djokovic a three-year restriction from getting in the nation.

It was mentioned that Djokovic being unvaccinated would be a threat to public health in Australia and “may be counterproductive to efforts at vaccination by other in Australia.”

Djokovic has actually formerly won the Australian Open 9 times and remained in search of his 21st profession Grand Slam title. The 34-year old is presently connected with Rafael Nadal, who is contending in the 2022 Australian Open, and Roger Federer for the most Grand Slam titles in the history of the sport.

With Djokovic out, world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev presumed preferred status at the Australian Open and has actually fulfilled the high expectations so far. The Russian has actually lost just one set through 3 rounds and is slated to play American Maxime Cressy in the 4th.

Fellow Russian Andrey Rublev hasn’t shared Medvedev’s success, as the No. 5 seed shockingly was up to Marin Cilic in the 3rd round. 

Last year’s ladies’s champ Naomi Osaka was gotten rid of in the 3rd round after being up to unseeded Amanda Anisimova. Osaka’s defeat wasn’t the only unexpected third-round outcome on the ladies’s side, as No. 10 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova lost to unseeded Sorana Cirstea in 3 sets. 

Australia’s own Ash Barty is preferred to win the ladies’s songs title this year. 

Key gamers who will not be contending in the 2022 Australian Open consist of Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem, Roger Federer, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka.

Here’s whatever you require to learn about the 2022 Australian Open, starting with the upcoming schedule and essential outcomes: 

Notable males’s 3rd round outcomes

  • No. 27 Marin Cilic def. No. 5 Andrey Rublev (7-5, 7-6 (3), 3-6, 6-3)
  • No. 2 Daniil Medvedev def. Botic van de Zandschulp (6-4, 6-4, 6-2)

Notable ladies’s 3rd round outcomes

  • Sorana Cirstea def. No. 10 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (6-3, 2-6, 6-2)
  • No. 2 Aryna Sabalenka def. No. 31 Marketa Vondrousova (4-6, 6-3, 6-1)

Upcoming males’s matches

All video games are arranged for Saturday (ET)

  • No. 6 Rafael Nadal vs. Adrian Mannarino, 10 p.m.
  • No. 3 Alexander Zverev vs. No. 14 Denis Shapovalov, 11 p.m.

Upcoming ladies’s matches

All video games are arranged for Saturday (ET)

  • No. 4 Barbora Krejcikova vs. No. 24 Victoria Azarenka, 7 p.m.
  • No. 5 Maria Sakkari vs. No. 21 Jessica Pegula, 9 p.m.

How to view the 2022 Australian Open

  • Dates: Jan. 17-30
  • Time: Varies
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia
  • TELEVISION: ESPN, Tennis Channel
  • Stream:  fuboTV (shot for totally free)

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