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Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev at the Australian Open (Pictures)

  • Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open quarter-finals
  • The World No. 1 won 6-7 6-2 6-4 7-6 at Melbourne Park
  • The Serbian will take on Aslan Karatsev in the semi-finals
  • Zverev is now 0-9 vs top-10 players at Grand Slams
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Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open quarter-finals (Getty Images)
John Eastwood 16 Feb 2021
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Novak Djokovic survived another major test at the Australian Open. The Serbian beat  Alexander Zverev 6-7(6), 6-2, 6-4, 7-6(8) in three hours and 30 minutes to reach his ninth semi-final at Melbourne Park.

Djokovic saved a set point at 5-6 in the fourth set with an ace to make it six wins in eight matches against Zverev. The 33-year-old has now won 11 straight matches against Top 10 players at the Australian Open.

The 17-time Grand Slam champion is two wins away from joining 13-time French Open winner Rafael Nadal as only the second man to claim nine or more titles at the same Grand Slam. Djokovic is close to catching 20-time Grand Slam winners Nadal and Roger Federer.

Alexander Zverev is now 0-9 against top-10 players at Grand Slams.
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