In last year, Djokovic and Вавринка twice between a given real thrillers tournaments of "Grand slam". In Melbourne-2013 their paths crossed in 1/8 final. Serb was on the verge of defeat, and yet in the fifth party managed to tip the scales in their favor - 12:10. And the US Open rivals played in the semi-finals, and again stronger was the former leader of the world rating.
In this time Djokovic on the way to the quarterfinals of the special problems experienced. Not had them and Вавринка, only in two cases out of four winning matches completely, and two failures opponents.
Start-up Seth was the fastest: 31 min needed Джоковичу to issue the account 6:2. In the second game the situation on the court changed. Serb never earned a break-points, while Вавринка implemented one of the four and took the set 6:4. In the third set Вавринка again very successfully played on his serve, simultaneously taking two points on a foreign filing - 6:2.
Match could be completed in four sets. But the Swiss are not used both of these break-points, but the Serb only one break-point in the middle of the party, implemented, and kept the advantage - 6:3.
the Last Seth continued 79 minutes. In his debut rivals exchanged breaks, and then to 7:7 gaining points on their feeds. And Novak did more confident than Stanislas. However четырекратному champion constantly had to catch up- 4:5, 5:6, 6:7. Interchange occurred in the 16th game, when at 8:7 in favour of the Swiss, he managed to take someone else's feed - 9:7.
Вавринка for the first time in his career got to the semi-final of the Aus Open. In addition, he is the second majors in a row (after the US Open-2013) will play in the 1/2 final. he faces a Czech Tomas Berdych. The seventh seeded" in four games left third in the ATP ranking list Spaniard David Ferrer.
Novak same folded championship powers on the Aus Open. His unbeaten run in this tournament was 25 matches.
Two other quarterfinals (Nadal - Dimitrov and Federer - Маррэй) will be held on January 22.
21 January. The men. 1/4 final
Stanislas Вавринка Switzerland (8) - Serbia's Novak Djokovic, 2) - 2:6 6:4 6:2 3:6 9:7
Tomasz Berdych (Czech Republic, 7) - David Ferrer (Spain, 3) - 6:1 6:4 2:6 6:4