Aslan Karatsev is the unexpected figure in the Australian Open semi-finals, and he revealed all about his journey to grand slam success.
Serena Williams overpowered Simona Halep to sweep through to the Australian Open semi-finals in style on Rod Laver Arena.
Grigor Dimitrov faded due to a lower back problem and unheralded Russian Aslan Karatsev capitalised and made history on Tuesday.
Naomi Osaka fronted the media after reaching another Australian Open semi-final on Tuesday.
Yevgeny Kafelnikov is excited about the future for Russia, thanks to the likes of 2019 US Open runner-up Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev.
Three-time grand slam champion Naomi Osaka, victorious in Melbourne in 2019, will face either Serena Williams or Simona Halep in the semis.
Ash Barty reflected on her dominant victory over Shelby Rogers at Melbourne Park on Monday.
World number 61 Jessica Pegula will play her friend Jennifer Brady in the quarter-finals at Melbourne Park after shocking Elina Svitolina.
Ash Barty was too hot to handle in a straight-sets win over last year's US Open quarter-finalist Shelby Rogers in Melbourne on Monday.
Rafael Nadal secured a straight-sets last-16 win over Fabio Fognini in Melbourne but is not looking too far ahead.