And then, just as suddenly, things turned again. Gavrilova rediscovered some energy and creativity and started to play with the bounce and dare she had started out with.
Australian Open 2017 - Raonic, who’s been ill with the virus for that previous few days, struggled against the 13th-seeded Spaniard first. He rallied down within the first - set tiebreaker to get the starting set, subsequently was damaged twice in the second set. But when the top at Hisense Arena was shut because of passing rainshower, Bautista Agut began to falter through the next set, and he had to call for a trainer to work on his leg.
Milos Raonic is currently the highest-seeded man for action on other days to Andy Murray within the other half of the group at the Australian Open 2017. Raonic, the 3rd seed, may be the leading in the second round, being upset the second seed, due to Novak Djokovic. Raonic may perform his third -round matchup and he’s got seed, Gilles Simon, to take care of.
Australian Open 2017 Day 8 Result, Live scores, updates from Melbourne
Serena Williams will be the highest seed in-general to the day. She is the second seed, and she will require on Nicole Gibbs in her next -round match. The matches on Wednesday in Melbourne Australian Open 2017 begins on Friday inside the USA. Play will begin at 7 ET in the US and will also be transmitted on ESPN2 starting at 9 p.m., working through 7 a.m. on Sunday morning.
How to Watch the Australian Open second round on Friday/Saturday
- Time: 9 p.m. - 7 a.m. ET
- Location: Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- TV: ESPN2
- Online Streaming: WatchESPN, Tennis Channel Everywhere
Australian Open 2017 Day 8ROD LAVER ARENA
(2) Serena Williams (USA) defeated (16) Barbora Strycova (CZE) 7-5 6-4
(11) David Goffin (BEL) defeated (8) Dominic Thiem (AUT) 5-7 7-6 6-2 6-2
7pm — (5) Karolina Pliskova (CZE) defeated (22) Daria Gavrilova (AUS) 6-3 6-3
(9) Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs (6) Gael Monfils (FRA)
MARGARET COURT ARENA
(9) Johanna Konta (GBR) defeated (30) Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 6-1 6-4
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) defeated Jennifer Brady (USA) 6-4 6-2
(15) Grigor Dimitrov defeated Denis Istomin (UZB) 2-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-2 6-1
(3) Milos Raonic (CAN) defeated (13) Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) 7-6 (8-6) 3-6 6-4 6-1
On the men’s area, one other top-10 vegetables for action is going to be Gael Monfils, Dominic Thiem, and Rafael Nadal. Monfils, the sixth seed, may experience the difficult-serving the No. 32 seed, Philipp Kohlschreiber. Thiem, the seed, will soon be taking over Benoit Paire.
Nadal could be the ninth seed after struggling with a ton of injuries in 2016, but he’s appeared excellent so far at the Open. He'll accept No. 24 seed Alexander Zverev.
Below is actually, a complete list of singles matches with competition that is seeded and below that's all-the info you should observe the matches.
“I was extremely lucky to obtain through today,” Raonic stated. “There were 55 errors, including eight double-faults, but in addition times where it wasn’t so good.” The Canadian had 75 champions, seeking.
Raonic is seeded third for that very first time at a Great Slam, and also the top two seeds, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic, already are out from the tournament. He and the champion between Rafael Nadal next play.