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Last Updated: Thursday, 17 January 2008, 01:32 GMT
Aussie Open day four photos

Defending champion Roger Federer is up against veteran Fabrice Santoro in his second-round match

Defending champion Roger Federer is up against veteran Fabrice Santoro in his second-round match

Santoro plays his part in an enjoyable match and makes sure the crowd at the Rod Laver Arena are entertained

Santoro plays his part in an enjoyable match and makes sure the crowd at the Rod Laver Arena are entertained

But Federer is in imperious mood and drops only three games as he sweeps the Frenchman aside

But Federer is in imperious mood and drops only three games as he sweeps the Frenchman aside

Number eight seed Venus Williams struggles with her serve but takes the first set 7-5 against France's Camille Pin

Number eight seed Venus Williams struggles with her serve but takes the first set 7-5 against France's Camille Pin

The tenacious Pin scurries around the court to keep Williams working hard in the second set

The tenacious Pin scurries around the court to keep Williams working hard in the second set

Venus has to steady herself before belatedly finding her feet and booking her place in round three

Venus has to steady herself before belatedly finding her feet and booking her place in round three

Number two seed Svetlana Kuznetsova also toils before taking the first set against Tsvetana Pironkova in a tie-break

Number two seed Svetlana Kuznetsova also toils before taking the first set against Tsvetana Pironkova in a tie-break

Kuznetsova has an easier time of things in the second set and soon joins Venus in the third round

Kuznetsova has an easier time of things in the second set and soon joins Venus in the third round

Number three seed Novak Djokovic gestures to the crowd after his crushing victory over Simone Bolelli

Number three seed Novak Djokovic gestures to the crowd after his crushing victory over Simone Bolelli

Australian fans get behind home hope Lleyton Hewitt in his match with Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan

Australian fans get behind home hope Lleyton Hewitt in his match with Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan

Hewitt is at his fist-pumping best to take the first two sets but Istomin raises his game to take the third

Hewitt is at his fist-pumping best as he sees off the Uzbekistani 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 5-7 6-1

Ana Ivanovic

Fourth seed Ana Ivanovic is in blistering form as she thrashes Tathiana Garbin 6-0 6-3

Marat Safin

It's a typical Marat Safin rollercoaster in the final match of the day at Rod Laver Arena

Marat Safin

The Russian's racquet takes the blame as Marcos Baghdatis takes a two-set lead

Marcos Baghdatis

Safin fights back to take it into a fifth set but crowd favourite Baghdatis eventually triumphs -4 6-4 2-6 3-6 6-2



SEE ALSO
Venus stumbles into third round
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Aussie Open day three photos
16 Jan 08 |  Tennis
Aussie Open day two photos
15 Jan 08 |  Tennis
Aussie Open day one photos
14 Jan 08 |  Tennis


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