Australian Open 2022 LIVE updates: Barty immediately breaks Pegula for perfect start; Nadal wins epic quarter-final against Shapovalov; Dylan Alcott makes his last final

The 2022 Australian Open reaches the quarter-finals on day nine of the event.

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World No.1 Ash Barty is playing American Jessica Pegula for a spot in the semi-finals. Follow all the action from Rod Laver Arena | SMHsport

The 2022 Australian Open reaches the quarter-finals on day nine of the event.

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Barty passes greatest test with flying colours to reach Australian Open quartersWorld No.1 ashbarty has passed her greatest test yet at this year’s Australian Open, seeing off Amanda Anisimova in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals. 7NEWS ashbarty 一滴水十滴血。 ashbarty It’s not over till the fat lady sings?

Unseeded Keys sets up potential Open semifinal clash with BartyAn emotional Madison Keys is the first woman through to the Australian Open semifinals, with Ash Barty potentially her opponent in the last four.

Australian Open live: Dylan Alcott makes it through to an eighth consecutive final.DylanAlcott has made it through to an eighth consecutive Quad Wheelchair Singles final at the AustralianOpen after beating long-time rival lapstar11 6-3, 6-0 in their semifinal. AusOpen 7NEWS

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Embattled Tennis Australia boss backflips on controversial Australian Open T-shirt banFans entering the AustralianOpen will now be allowed to wear the ‘Where is Peng Shuai?’ T-shirts that were originally banned from Melbourne Park following a backflip from tournament organisers. AusOpen 7NEWS AustralianOpen Its imbedded in us we can act as dumb as we want but our actions are louder then our voices…!🤦🏻‍♂️😔 i feel ashamed it had to come to this

Denis Shapovalov hits heights to topple Alexander Zverev in Australian OpenCanada’s Denis Shapovalov found the patience to match his dynamism and flair to see off the No 3 seed while Rafael Nadal progressed