Australian Open: Serena Williams beats Muguruza to reach quarters

  • Serena Williams fought back Spain's Garbine Muguruza after losing the first set to reach the last eight of the Australian Open.  

    The American beat Muguruza 2-6 6-3 6-2. Williams, the world number one, has lost to Muguruza at the 2014 French Open.  

    Her quarter-final opponent is Dominika Cibulkova, who defeated Victoria Azarenka, the two-time champion, 6-2 3-6 6-3.

    Meanwhile, Stan Wawrinka, the defending men’s champion, and Kei Nishikori, the fifth seed, have also advanced to the next round.



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