Australian Open 2015: Watch highlights of Stan Wawrinka's defeat of Kei Nishikori

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Novak Djokovic (L) speaks with Canada's Milos Raonic after victory

Australian Open 2015: Novak Djokovic sets up Stan Wawrinka semi-final after easy win over Milos Raonic

World No 1 faces the defending champion for a place in the final

Stan Wawrinka

Australian Open 2015: Stan Wawrinka defeats Kei Nishikori to keep title defence on track

Defending champion won 6-3 6-4 7-6 (8/6)

Madison Keys

Australian Open 2015: Madison Keys sets up Serena semi-final after beating Venus Williams

Teenager came through 6-3, 4-6, 6-4

Maria Sharapova celebrates victory over Eugenie Bouchard in the Australian Open quarter-finals

Australian Open 2015: Maria Sharapova reveals her father’s pep talks keep her sharp

Sharapova's father Yuri has choice words to motivate the world No 2

Andy Murray vs Tomas Berydch: Murray cool over reunion with coach Dani Vallverdu at the Australian Open

Scot sets up semi-final showdown with Berdych and his old friend Vallverdu

Dominika Cibulkova and Serena Williams

Australian Open 2015: Serena Williams vs Dominika Cibulkova match preview

A look ahead to the quarter-final match in women’s singles

Novak Djokovic and Milos Raonic

Australian Open 2015: Novak Djokovic vs Milos Raonic match preview

A look ahead to the quarter-final match in the men’s singles

Tomas Berdych shakes hands with Rafael Nadal after knocking the Spaniard out of the Australian Open

Australian Open 2015: Watch highlights of Tomas Berdych's shock victory over Rafael Nadal

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Andy Murray celebrates the victory over Nick Kyrgios in the Australian Open quarter-finals

Australian Open 2015: Watch highlights as Andy Murray defeats Nick Kyrgios

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Andy Murray celebrates a point against Nick Kyrgios

Andy Murray vs Nick Kyrgios match report: Murray defeats home favourite to reach Australian Open 2015 semi-finals

Murray cruised past Kyrgios 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 to book his place in the last four

Australian Open 2015: Watch highlights as Maria Sharapova and Ekaterina Makarova prepare to meet in semi-finals

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Maria Sharapova celebrates victory over Eugenie Bouchard in the Australian Open quarter-finals

Australian Open 2015: Maria Sharapova breezes past Eugenie Bouchard to set-up semi-final clash with Ekaterina Makarova

Sharapova needed just 78 minutes to beat Bouchard 6-3, 6-2 while Makarova knocked out Simona Halep 6-4, 6-0

Rafael Nadal suffered a straight-sets defeat to Tomas Berdych

Australian Open 2015: Off-colour Rafael Nadal suffers shock first loss to Tomas Berdych in 18 attempts to crash out of quarter-finals

Nadal's mounting physical problems appeared to get the better of him as Berdych triumphed in straight sets 6-2, 6-0, 7-6

Australian Open 2015: Andy Murray unfazed by the antics of Aussie wild child Nick Kyrgios

Australia loves a sportsman with attitude but Nick Kyrgios’s behaviour does not meet with everyone’s approval. The 19-year-old from Canberra, who faces Andy Murray in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open here today, has already been fined a total of $6,500 (about £4,330) for three different offences at the tournament, including racket abuse and audible obscenities.

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Andy Murray reaches the final of the Australian Open after beating Tomas Berdych in another impressive display, but the match was marred by ill feeling
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Andy Murray unleashes a forehand during his impressive victory over Tomas Berdych in Melbourne yesterday
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