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Raonic advances to quarterfinals at Australian Open

Milos Raonic of Canada stretches for a shot to Feliciano Lopez of Spain during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Big-serving Milos Raonic advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-7(7), 6-3 win Monday over Feliciano Lopez of Spain.

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Azarenka’s fun-filled Australian Open comes to an end

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus questions a line call as she plays Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia  during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Victoria Azarenka is packing her bags and leaving the Australian Open far earlier than years past, but the two-time former champion sure had fun while she was here.

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Nadal, Fed, Maria: What to watch Monday at Australian Open

Maria Sharapova of Russia plays a shot to Peng Shuai of China during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The quarterfinalists on the bottom half of both men’s and women’s singles draws play at the Australian Open on Tuesday, with plenty of familiar faces and rivalries and minus a few stars.

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Keys beats Brengle in battle of Madisons at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Madison Keys advanced to her first Grand Slam quarterfinal with a 6-2, 6-4 win over good friend and fellow American Madison Brengle in a battle of the Madisons at the Australian Open on Monday.

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Sharapova, Bouchard into quarterfinals at Australian Open

Andy Murray of Britain celebrates after defeating Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, early Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — He upset Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, and followed up Sunday by beating the guy who ousted Roger Federer at the Australian Open. Next up for Nick Kyrgios is a quarterfinal against Andy Murray at Melbourne Park.

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