Eight-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic beat Milos Raonic in 4 units to advance to the quarterfinals and register his 300th win in a Grand Slam match.
High-ranked Djokovic is simply the second participant to achieve the 300-win milestone after Roger Federer.
Djokovic harm a abdomen muscle when he fell throughout his third-round victory over Taylor Fritz and he skipped apply on Saturday.
There have been considerations he wouldn’t get well in time for his match towards Raonic however the defending champion went onto Rod Laver Enviornment with out displaying any noticeable indicators of hassle. He was carrying tape above his proper hip.
The 7-6 (Four), Four-6, 6-1, 6-Four win prolonged Djokovic’s unbeaten streak to 12 straight towards Raonic, the 2016 Wimbledon finalist.
Djokovic stated he’s going to arrange as greatest as he can for his subsequent match towards Alexander Zverev, however solely as a result of it’s one of many large 4 tournaments in tennis.
He stated: “If it’s another match than a Grand Slam, then I’d withdraw from that occasion, that’s for positive. However as a result of it’s a Grand Slam I need to do my greatest to get well.”