January 27, 2015 | Tennis
It’s down to the wire at the Australian Open as Eugenie Bouchard made her exit. The Quebec native was swiftly denied a spot in the semifinals by Maria Sharapova. Another Russian made it to the semis; Ekaterina Makarova won in straight sets against third seed Simona Halep. On the men’s side, Rafael Nadal is out as Tomas Berdych sent off the Spanish champion. Berdych will face Andy Murray, who ended the run of the young Australian Nick Kyrgios.
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