Australian Open

Britain's Edmund into first Grand Slam QF

2018-01-21 10:48
Kyle Edmund (Getty)

Melbourne - British hope Kyle Edmund reached his first Grand Slam quarter-final with a four-set win over Italy's Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open on Sunday.

The unseeded Edmund, ranked 49, lost the opening set, but finished strongly to win 6-7 (4/7), 7-5, 6-2, 6-3 and will face Nick Kyrgios or Grigor Dimitrov in the last eight.

Results from the Australian Open on Sunday:

Men's singles

4th round

Marin Cilic (CRO x6) bt Pablo Carreno-Busta (ESP x10) 6-7 (2/7), 6-3, 7-6 (7/0), 7-6 (7/3)

Women's singles

4th round

Carla Suarez Navarro (ESP) bt Anett Kontaveit (EST x32) 4-6, 6-4, 8-6

Caroline Wozniacki (DEN x2) bt Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK x19) 6-3, 6-0

Elise Mertens (BEL) bt Petra Martic (CRO) 7-6 (7/5), 7-5

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