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Australian Open day six as it happened


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By Mike Henson

1318: I'm going to take my leave, but if you wish to join a forthright debate as to just how good Tomic's performance today was, head over to 606 where it is already raging. Thanks for all your contributions on Twitter and text. Vamos and adios.

1314: From around 0800 GMT you will be able to watch Maria Sharapova's match against German hotstepper Andrea Petkovic followed by eighth seed Andy Roddick's taking on 19th seed Stanislas Wawrinka. Enjoy. You can get a full rundown on the goings-on down under here.

1309: Onwards then to day seven. Number two seed Roger Federer will hope to stay on course for a final meeting with Nadal with a win over Tommy Robredo on the Rod Laver Arena, where women's number one Caroline Wozniacki may have plenty of time to discuss things other than tennis if she ends world number 46 Anastasija Sevastova's progress.

1302: Tomic's father John has apparently been asking Tennis Australia for two physical trainers to keep his son in shape, but it didn't look like a lack of stamina that put paid to his son in that one. It was a very creditable showing and as John Lloyd says on BBC Two "the fans know they have a gem on their hands here." Has the baton of being home favourite been passed from Hewitt to him this year then?

jarl220794 on Twitter: "Shame for Tomic today. Against anybody else, he would have won with the performance, but that shows why Rafa is number one"

1248: "He is the type of player that makes you play badly, he is very difficult to move off the baseline. He is improving all the time and every time I play him he is going to be better and better and I'm sue he is going to be a big rival," says Nadal of Tomic as he heads off the court. He also has to make a hasty apology after he rummages around in his English vocabulary and comes up with "destroy" as the verb to describe what he was trying to do to Tomic. No hard feelings from the crowd though.

The match is over
1237: Nadal clinches the win with a break. RAFAEL NADAL BEATS BERNARD TOMIC 6-2 7-5 6-3 Tomic duffs a backhand drop shot into the net at 40-15 up and a whippy forehand follows. He suddenly looks a little scrappy as a forehand flies well wide to give Nadal match point. It is another miss, a matter of inches rather than feet this time, by Tomic that finally hands Nadal the win.

BBC Radio 5 Live
1233: Good stat via 5 Live Sports Extra's Andrew Cotter as Tomic holds serve with ease to reduce the arrears to 4-3. The Australian has won 88 points, only 11 adrift of Nadal. He has made a real contest of this.

1231: Nadal serves out to love to move within two games of victory and a fourth-round meeting with Marin Cilic. Time running out for Tomic if he is to force a fourth set.

1228: Nadal squeezes a backhand pass across the face of Tomic as he threatens another break but Tomic stands strong to pull back to 3-2. Those of you coming to us late, if you haven't caught up with how Andy Murray got on late last night, you can read all about it here. Austrian 11th seed Jurgen Melzer is up next for the Scot.

1222: Nadal consolidates his break to move 3-1 up in this third set, but Tomic makes him work very hard for it, three times taking the Spaniard to break point. Tellingly Nadal allows himself a silent clench of his fists as Tomic sprays a return wide and goes upstairs to HawkEye on one point in an attempt to stem the Australian's momentum. Long hard looks and line calls, doleful shakes of the head, I suspect Nadal would rather be wrapped up in bed rather than entangled in this tussle.

mlsBKK on Twitter: "Mark my words, Rafa is not well tonight. Sweating way too much and looking unhappy..."
Plenty of debate as to whether that drenched look is to do with a new type of shirt, or a sign that all is not well with the man inside it.

1209: Tomic claims his first game of this third set as Nadal wafts a lob long and dumps a backhand into the net. Changeover time. Tomic necks some sports drink the colour and size of a complimentary hotel shampoo, Nadal, relative veteran that he is, keeps it traditional with a banana.

1205: Still plenty of fight left in the tank from Tomic. Nadal prods long under pressure to give him a glimmer at 30-40, but the Spaniard stuns a forehand volley dead into the front court to salvage the break point. Nadal is stretched too far as he comes to the net on the next point though and it is a second break chance for Tomic. Forced onto the back foot in the subsequent rally, Nadal turns defence into attack with a powered two-handed back hand and sees off the challenge again. A cute backhand volley is then too deft for Tomic to reach despite a breakneck dash from the baseline and Nadal towels down 2-0 to the good.

1157: Tomic's coach and father John will hoping his boy can keep up his impressive display into the third set. He surrendered his serve rather meekly just there in the opening game of the third and will want to lay a bit more leather on Nadal if he is heading out here.

1154: Nadal adds some spice to his serve and it proves too much for Tomic. One return drifts long before the Australian nets at 40-15 to hand the second set to the world number one. Nadal, who was two breaks adrift at one point in the second, leads 6-2 7-5 but his sweat-soaked shirt is testament to the runaround he has been given by Tomic. 37 winners from the 18-year-old and plenty more shots that would have been against almost any other player.

1147: Nadal ups the tempo to earn three break points, but Tomic once again claws back to deuce as Nadal misses the line by millimetres attempting to apply the killer blow. Hawkeye is required to pick up the first of those misses. That hard work disappears down the pan though and Nadal's experience tells as Tomic overcooks a shot to allow the Spaniard to 6-5. He serves for the second set next.

BBC Radio 5 Live
1141: "He doesn't look entirely comfortable," says Andrew Cotter of Nadal on 5 Live Sports Extra and he is right. That looping forehand, that usually drops just in time, heads over the baseline to allow Tomic to 40-30 but Nadal gets through for 5-5.

1138: If he is fazed being seeing a 4-0 lead gobbled up by Nadal, Tomic doesn't look it. He clumps down his ninth ace of the match to serve out to love and move 5-4 up. Over to you Rafa.

1135: A sensational final point as Tomic continues to go toe-to-toe with Nadal, hitting hard and deep off both forehand and backhand, before Nadal finally chases down a drop-shot and flicks away a forehand to finally convert his 40-30 lead into 4-4 parity in the second set.

pseud0random on Twitter: "I'm a lifelong Rafa fan, but it's brilliant to see someone not crumbling at his feet."

1128: Tomic is dictating to Nadal at times during these rallies, but the Spaniard is as tenacious as ever and the pressure eventually tells on Tomic. The youngster rips through a forehand volley to give himself 40-15, but a wayward forehand follows and Nadal conjures a magical shot to get back to deuce. Errors follow from the 18-year-old and it is a third successive game to Nadal, who will serve next at 3-4 behind in the second.

1123: But Tomic is still snapping away at Nadal's serve - what was Jeremy Bates saying about him picking out the weakest part of his opponent's game (1010)? Tomic snatches up a looping shot down the line from Nadal and whips it cross court to give himself a break point. Nadal snuffs out that chance with a thumping ace and serves out for 4-2. The word is that it was a hand injury that was hampering Marcos Baghdatis in his defeat to Jurgen Melzer by the way.

1118: Nadal responds with a break of his own as Tomic starts to look a little twitchy at the prospect of closing out the set against the Spaniard. Tomic 4-1 up with Nadal to tee off in the next game.

1114: This has just got interesting. A second break from Tomic as Nadal pats back a screeching forehand from the Australian, but is left with his head bowed as another follows on an even tighter angle. 6-2 0-4 is the scoreline after Nadal won the first set.

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Nick in London, via text 81111: "on the Aussie's name, they must have decided to change the pronunciation...I can assure you it's pronounced Tom ich in his ancestral home, Croatia!"
Apparently so, young Bernard was born in Germany, moved to Australia at the age of three and has given his name an Antipodean slant.

1106: Nadal suffers his first break of the championships as Tomic drags him side to side and then spears a forehand winner into acres of open court. He follows that up by holding to love with a series of pinpoint serves doing the damage. Bit of a buzz out on Rod Laver as the youngster adjusts his headband and strolls out 3-0 up in the second.

The match is over
1103: It had seemed strangely straightforward for the Austrian. JURGEN MELZER BEATS MARCOS BAGHDATIS 6-7 6-2 6-1 4-3. Baghdatis has retired from the match - we'll endeavour to find out what has happened there. It is Andy Murray up next for Melzer.

1057:A successful challenge from Nadal after his serve is called out and helps him on his way to the first set. A backhand from Tomic floats long to send them back to their chairs. The youngster is perhaps a little hard done by a 6-2 scoreline - he has been full of intent and has shaded the winners - 13 to 8.

1051:Apologies that was a bit premature on the Melzer-Baghdatis match - currently 3-2 Baghdatis, but I reckon it is a banker to be 3-3 any moment.

1050:A string of forehand winners from Nadal sets up three break points, but a couple of aces and a backhand volley from Tomic bring it back to deuce before the youngster surrenders successive points, thrashing into the net post and then onto the mid-point between the two tramlines. 5-2. All on serve at 3-3 between Melzer and Baghdatis in the fourth set on Hisense.

1046: Tomic takes another couple of points off Nadal's serve, but his backhand cross at 40-30 down flicks up and over the tramlines and the orange-shirted top seed is 4-2 up in this opener.

Latest scores
1038: I would say it is time for Murray's back-up team of mother Judy and Dani Vallverdu to pull up the Melzer folder on the laptop. The Austrian has just claimed his second successive set inside half an hour. He leads Marcos Baghdatis 6-7 6-2 6-1. A trio of fierce forehand winners from Tomic as he picks up a couple of points off Nadal's serve before holding his own to move to 3-2. Impressive stuff.

1033: Nadal dampens some of Tomic's enthusiasm with a break of serve for 2-1. Pronunciation fans will want to know that it is Tom-mick rather than Tom-itch. Thanks to 5 Live Sports Extra for that, the message is yet to reach umpire Jake Garner apparently.

1027: A double fault and a tentative forehand from Nadal allows Tomic to 30-30 and it is the rare sight of the Spaniard on the back foot as he relies on a Tomic mistake to spare him at 30-40. But Nadal makes it across the line for 1-1. Last year Tomic complained that his night match against Cilic was past his bedtime - maybe he has some relaxing cocoa in his drinks bottle this time. Jurgen Melzer is on a roll on Hisense with his seventh successive game taking him 3-0 up in the third set.

1018: Tomic looks far from overawed here. Nadal wraps a trademark forehand past the youngster to set up two break points, but Tomic recovers both. He takes a little moment over a backhand volley to clock the fact Nadal is heading one way and puts the ball the other for a first game point. Nadal recovers that one, but folds with a shot into the net on the next one.

Latest scores
1010: No closer to knowing who Andy Murray will play in the next round as Melzer strikes back to take the second set on Hisense 6-2. On Rod Laver, Tomic tees off with a big serve that Nadal can only return to the bottom of the net. Cue wild applause.

BBC Radio 5 Live
Jeremy Bates shares his experience of hitting practice balls with Tomic on 5 Live Sports Extra: "He has a great backhand, hits it very flat and powerfully, I would say that is his best shot. His forehand is very aggressive, but a bit more inconsistent with a fair bit of junk mixed up in there. But his biggest strength I would say is his ability to work out his opponent's game. If he can do that tonight against Nadal, he will be better than everyone else in the men's game!"

1004: Out on Hisense Jurgen Melzer is a break up in the second set on Baghdatis, leading 5-2 after losing the opener on a tie-break.

1001: After that deflating defeat, the home fans will be hoping 18-year-old Tomic is the tonic they need. He beat world number 31 Feliciano Lopez in the last round 7-6 7-6 6-3 - that would have been a fairly impressive result had the scoreline been in his opponent's favour, as it was it was sensational. His cheer is almost as big as that for Nadal on the clap-o-meter. That's popular.

0951: Generous applause for 20-year-old Kvitova from the Australian crowd after they saw their favourite dispatched in a flurry of superb shots. It will be interesting to see if she can replicate that sort of form in her next match, nobody will be relishing facing her if she can.

The match is over
0945: No stopping the Czech Express. KVITOVA BEATS STOSUR 7-6 6-3 The 25th seed, makes her way to the net and presses a forehand volley into a wide open court for the win and a place in the fourth round against Flavia Pennetta.

0942: Kvitova is playing out of her skin in the second set here. She breaks to love, holds with ease and Stosur, at 5-2, has to serve to stay in the match. Eerie hush on Rod Laver now.

Latest scores
0935: Melzer's 24th unforced error of the set gives Baghdatis a mini break, Melzer hits back with a tidy drop-shot, but the Cypriot responds in kind on the next point and although Melzer manages to scoop it over the net it is well wide. The first set goes to Baghdatis - 7-6 (7-5).

Steviek7 on Twitter: "Dropping the car to the garage then back to watch Rafa and his bionic left arm destroy Tomic."

That match is next up on Rod laver after Stosur v Kvitova.
0930: Baghdatis' bounce is enough to get him over the top of a smash and give him a second set point, but Melzer repels him with a fizzing cross-court forehand and presses through into a tie-break.

0926: It appears Jurgen Melzer got the jitters as he served for the first set over on Hisense as Baghdatis, backed by his vocal Cypriot following, breaks to 5-5 and then holds to put the pressure back on the Austrian 11th seed.

0923: Kvitova has a whole load of momentum behind her now. She rattles off the first seven points of the second set to hold serve and then set up three break points. Stosur claws back to deuce though and Kvitova blazes long to help her down off the hook. "I was feeling really physically good in the fifth set, not so tired, and in the end it was great," says Marin Cilic after his five-set win over John Isner.

Latest scores
0916: Kvitova is a mix of brilliance and basic errors as she funnels a precise backhand down the line for a clean winner, but duly double faults on the next point. At 4-3 and 20 shots into a rally full of slice backhands, the Czech summons up the courage and thumps cross court and narrowly wide. A forehand winner follows though and a Stosur error and searing ace sets up set point to Kvitova. A silky forehand leaves Stosur stumbling in vain and Kvitova has a great chance of disposing of the fifth seed and upsetting the home fans now. 7-6 (7-5) on the board on Rod Laver.

0906:At 0-30 on Kvitova's serve, Stosur challenges a line call after her regulation forehand floats long. The review only confirms the bad news though for the home crowd though and Kvitova notches up the next four points, finishing with a powered a backhand winner, and we are into a tie-break.

0900: From harmless looking position, in the middle of the court, just behind the baseline, Kvitova pings a zippy little angled forehand past Stosur to set up a break point. The Australian ramps up the aggression though and a looping forehand wrong-foots the scurrying Kvitova and it is 6-5 Stosur. Fair bit of green and gold emerges in the stands after that.

0854: Kvitova's grip on her serve never looks like slipping though and we are back to 5-5. Jurgen Melzer is a break up on Marcos Baghdatis on Hisense and leads 3-1 - the winner of that one plays Andy Murray next.

0850: Time for some stats. Cilic will take on either world number one Rafael Nadal or Australian tyro Bernard Tomic next. He has made the fourth round after hitting 22 aces, 75 winners and cranking the speed gun up to 127 mph in four hours and 33 minutes against Isner. Only one of 11 break points converted by the defeated American though. Stosur holds her serve to love to move 5-4 up against Kvitova. Bit of pressure on last year's Wimbledon semi-finalist now.

The match is over
0840: We have a winner. CILIC BEATS ISNER 4-6 6-2 6-7 7-6 9-7 A hefty net cord falls his way and Cilic has a match point. Could this be it? Not this time. Cilic drills a backhand a couple of inches below the tape. Another chance though as Isner drifts long with a forehand down the line. Second match point. And Cilic takes it as Isner frames a forehand which lands somewhere towards the front row! Sam Stosur has bitten back on Margaret Court against Kvitova and is 4-3 up with the opening set going to serve.

0831: Isner takes Cilic to deuce in the 15th game of the decider, but the 15th seed slams the door in his face and we are 8-7. Those day pass holders are getting their money's worth on Margaret Court. Not the best of starts from Stosur though who has been broken in her second service game and trails Kvitova 3-1 on Rod Laver though. Keep you texts coming in on 81111 and if you stick a handy #BBCAussieOpen handle on your tweets, I'll grab a hold of 'em over here.

BBC Radio 5 Live
0822: Only two breaks in the last 32 games, Isner wearing a weary hangdog expression, the adjectives to describe aces running dry, remind you of anything? Just approaching the hour for this final set, and on 5 Live Sports Extra, they are fearing that this could be the commentary equivalent of 127 Hours. 7-6 to Cilic, Isner smashing down the deliveries now. 0815: Tomic lost in five sets to Marin Cilic last year in Melbourne and the big Croat is still thumping away on the Margaret Court Arena against John Isner. It is 6-5 to Cilic, going with serve and looking like it is heading to the far horizon. If you get old school on me now and hit a manual refresh you will be rewarded with some live video at the top of the page of Stosur v Kvitova. Don't say we don't do anything for you here.

0806: Morning all. The last Aussies left standing in the men's and women's draws back-to-back on Rod Laver on a toasty Saturday night? I think this one might get patriotic. Sam Stosur has just strolled out for her match against Petra Kvitova, with 18-year-old Bernard Tomic taking on world number one Rafael Nadal for afters. I think Mark Ashenden is jealous of the lack of acting talent by any of his namesakes, by the way.

By Mark Ashenden

0755: As the sun rises above Shepherds Bush (I'm assuming it's shining up there somewhere) and the sun comes down on Melbourne, I have buffed up my baton and am set to hand it over to Mike Henson who has recently googled his name and come up with a colourful array for famous people with the same name. I'll say no more. Isner and Cilic are 3-3 in the deciding set. Stosur and Nadal will be up shortly. Thanks for all your comments. A stunning effort for a Friday night. Over to you Mike. I'll be back later tonight for Wozniacki, Federer et al. Toot toot.

The match is over
0740: It's all over on Hisense with Italy's 22nd seed Flavia Pennetta beating the 10th seed from Israel Shahar Peer 3-6 7-6 (7-3) 6-4. Next up on this court is Baghdatis vs Melzer with the winner to play Andy Murray for a place in the quarters.

0725: Who ordered up a five-setter at this early hour? No idea but it's being dished up Margaret Court. John Isner fires down a double fault to weakly hand the tie-break over to Marin Cilic. The score: 6-4 2-6 7-6 6-7. Match duration 203 minutes. Winners count - Isner has 73, Cilic 77. Too many unforced errors from the American, but all to play for now.

0713: Isner and Cilic still slugging it out. It's tie-break time. It's now or never for Cilic but he's started brightly and leads 3-1 in the tie-break.

0700: A quick catch-up on Jo-Wilfried Tsonga - last year's semi-finalist and runner-up in 2008 - lost 3-6 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-1 to Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov. The 13th seed, who struggled with injuries, said: "Sometimes you have some problem to be really concentrating, and that's it. I think today I lose this match because I need maybe more matches, more competition, and that's it."

0651: Cilic needs to win the next two sets to keep his Aussie Open hopes alive as Isner faces serve leading 3-2 in the fourth set.

The match is over
0638: Another seed bites the Aussie dust on day six as Ekaterina Makarova beats Nadia Petrova 6-2 3-6 8-6 in 154 minutes. Petrova made 37 winners (compared to Makarova's 29) but her 43 unforced errors proved to be her downfall.

0633: American John Isner nabs the tie-break to lead Cilic 2-1. That should put the spring back into his sweaty and weary 6ft 9in frame.

0623: A quick round-up. The 10th seed Shahar Peer is 6-3 4-2 up vs Flavia Pennetta. Isner and Cilic are in a tie-break in the third set. (1-1 in sets). In the battle of the Russians Petrova is serving to stay in the match against Makarova - 2-6 6-3 5-6.

0616: Morning early risers. If you're still partying after your Friday night antics I doff my cap at you. Why don't you tell me what you're up to, thoughts on Andy Murray, other predictions or plans for the weekend. If you're on Twitter, please use the hashtag #BBCAussieOpen. Or if you fancy a cheeky text, then it's 81111 (UK) with TENNIS before your message. For more specific or random stuff then tweet me @bbcsport_mark and I'll do my best to respond.

0609: John Isner now having to wind his brutal serve to stay in the third set with Cilic. Both players struggling with the heat. Something Andy Murray didn't have to worry about earlier in his easy 92-minute win over Garcia-Lopez. Read the fine words by David Ornstein on the two-set win.

It's bad news for a Briton
0555: There is 65% of my head that thinks I didn't give you a full rundown on the Jamie Murray doubles match from earlier. If this is repeat info, I apologise. If this isn't repeat info, I apologise for not telling you earlier. Jamie and partner Xavier Malisse overcame the ninth-seeded South Africans Wesley Moodie and Dick Norman in round one, but lost to Bjorn Phau of Germany and Serbian Janko Tipsarevic in the second round 3-6 6-4 6-3. Jamie can now concentrate on cheering on his brother I guess.

0550: Isner and Cilic continue their battle on Margaret Court. Isner (20th seed) won the first 6-4. Cilic (15th seed) took the next (6-2). Cilic currently leads 3-2 in the third. Cilic has produced 45 winners so far. 23 unforced errors though.

0543: Kim Clijsters beats Alize Cornet 7-6 (7-3) 6-3 as Cornet blazes a return high, wide and out. Not a dominant showing from the third seed but Cornet had chances in that one.

DavidLawTennis on Twitter: "Australia may not have a single player in men's or women's draws after today. Kvitova dangerous. Nadal not bad either."

0534: I'm boring myself with this public announcement but PLEASE REFRESH. The live video appears to be over. Remember - Stosur v Kvitova from 0800 GMT followed by Nadal v Tomic - all live on Radio 5 live sports extra.

0530: Once again, Clijsters has another wobble. She led 3-1 in the second set but Cornet is battling back with a break of serve. Any more surprises left in this one?

0527: Having spent most of last week at Wembley for the snooker uttering the words "Ding Dong" (referring to the Chinese sensation), there appears to be two 'ding dong' battles taking place right now in Melbourne. Isner 6-4 2-6 Cilic. Petrova 2-6 6-3 Makarova. That qualifies for ding dong I reckon?

A shock result
0521: Another shock seed to fall in Melbourne. Iveta Benesova beats Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (ranked 16) of Russia 6-3 1-6 7-5.

0518: To conclude the mighty quiz question from half an hour ago, Canadian Raonic (who beat Youzhny) conjured up an astonishing 64 winners in his four-set win over the Russian. Incredible.

0513: I've just taken a sneaky peak at the Aussie Open draw for the men. If Murray beats Baghdatis or Melzer (they play later at 0800 GMT), he will face Soderling or Dolgopolov in the quarters. Nadal as a possible in the semis. Interesting.

0507: Clijsters had looked a little rattled against Cornet but she settles the ship and takes the first set tie-break 7-3. A struggle in the end of that set for the Belgian but she eases to it in 54 minutes. 9 winners compared to Cornet's 6. 24 unforced errors though from Clijsters. Wobbly.

0501: Robin Soderling has said a few words about the world's top two players after his easy three-sets win over Jan Hernych earlier. "There's always going to be a lot of attention on Roger and Rafa, of course. But I think there's many guys who can actually compete against them and have a chance to win the tournaments like this when they're playing well. I already played two Grand Slam finals and I beat them both in Grand Slams. But, again, of course they will always be the favourites, and we are the guys who need to play really well if we're going to have a chance to beat them."

0455: My copter hovers over Rod Laver and I can see Clijsters looking a little weary. She was serving for the first set against French woman Alize Cornet at 5-4 but she's broken. 5-5 and getting interesting.

0453: Time to jump in my Ozzie-copter for a round-up. Now where did I leave the anybody not snoozing out there? Is there a need for me to hunt the copter keys?

Text in your views on 81111
Drew in Dundee, via text 81111: "Tennis Go away? Not likely. Isner to sneak a win in four, Clijsters in straight sets. Nadal to struggle more than Murray did but still to come through in three!"Just so you know, it's Stosur vs Kvitova in the evening's first game from 0800GMT, followed by Nadal vs Tomic. Both matches live on BBC Radio 5 live Sports Extra

0445: As promised, a few words uttered by Murray. "It was a very good match. I got off to the perfect start but he's a tough player. I played really well. I'm really happy." On the hotdog shot he faced in the first game? "I thought I was in for it and was a little bit embarrassing." On the flat atmosphere on Rod Laver? "There was nothing too special to get excited about". About his standard so far in Melbourne? "My intensity's been really good and I think I'll be OK with the tougher matches." On next opponent Melzer or Baghdatis? "I've played Melzer a few times and I beat him here a few years ago. Baghdatis is coming back from an injury but he's in good shape. Both players are very tough. I'm playing well so if I keep that up I'll have a good chance."

0441: Sorry folks. Just been informed the Red Button is showing the Clijsters match so manually refresh again and the video will appear on this page. (Video for UK users only sorry)

0437: Some catch-up on an earlier shock. The 20-year-old Canadian qualifier Milos Raonic won 6-4 7-5 4-6 6-4 to dump out 10th-seeded Mikhail Youzhny of Russia. Raonic clocked the fastest serve in the first two rounds at 230 kph (143 mph), fired 32 aces and made only two double faults. It was also his second win over a seeded player in as many matches after beating Michael Llodra (22nd seed) in the second round. My fave stat is the number of winners. In fact, there's a prize for anybody guessing the number of winners Raonic produced in this match....over to you. Get tweeting or texting your guess. And no cheating.

julius_brown on Twitter: "I think I could've beaten Garcia-Lopez and I have all the tennis skills of a cross between Mr Blobby and a seahorse"
What a combination. Bit harsh on a seahorse though. I can imagine a seahorse would be quite lively skipping across the hard surfaces in Melbourne despite some struggles to hold a racquet perhaps.

0423: So thoughts on Murray and his next opponent please - Baghdatis or Melzer. Thoughts on all the action you've seen so far. Thoughts on Nadal and Tomic who play in the evening game. Thoughts on life, the moon and when I should eat my chicken curry please. I need help on all these topics. If you're on Twitter, please use the hashtag #BBCAussieOpen. Or if you're clutching a phone and want to text then 81111 (UK) with TENNIS before your message. And if you've got something more specific up your sleeve then tweet me @bbcsport_mark and I'll do my best to respond.

0416: Some Andy Murray quotes coming up. Clijsters leads Cornet 2-0. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 3-6 6-1 3-4 vs Iveta Benesova.Isner 2-3 with Cilic. Petrova and Makarova are 2-2. Who said there was nothing worth staying up for?

0408: Give the page a refresh. The live video is over. But don't go away. I'm not going to beg you because that would be embarrassing but c'mon.....Kim Clijsters coming up, Isner v Cilic. More banter and thoughts on Murray as well please.

princesskaati on Twitter: "Just in from night out in London town. either Murray Mint is cruising to victory or I've had one cocktail too many. Go Andy!!"
Put those cocktails down. Put the kettle on. It's over!

0400: Andy Murray endures the post-match Jim Courier interview and says "I did play very well. It's difficult to concentrate in this heat and it's a lot harder than the scoreline suggests." And on how many people he has in his team? "Four or five" Murray adds but says that his mum doesn't really count "as part of your team". Nice chat that.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-6 2-6 Murray
The baseline chop doesn't work this time as GL showing some resistance and takes it to 30-30. Murray moves into the net and powers a forehand into the corner and that's it. GAME OVER in 90 minutes. Fine effort.

0352:SCORE UPDATES: Sadly you Muzza fans (Jamie that is) - he's out of the doubles with Malisse. And a bit of a shock on Margaret Court - France's 2008 finalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashes out with Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov winning 3-6 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-1. Wow.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-6 2-5 *Murray
Even the chair umpire sounds flat when he's saying the score. In fact, it sounds like West Ham boss Avram Grant. At 30-30 Murray in trouble and recovers a lost cause with a cute chop from the baseline as GL can only find the the net. DEUCEY TIME. Murray trying to mix his shots up and a curling forehand bends just wide of the tramline. Has anybody checked out these line judges? Yellow shirts, sunglasses the size of dinner plates and long dangly beads. They look like walk-ons from a 1970s sitcom - the Good Life perhaps (if anybody remembers that?) Murray sneaks it and is one game from victory.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 1-6 2-4 Murray
So who's still up then? Hang in there folks. Kim Clijsters after this match. And plenty of other firecrackers to follow. RESULT: David Ferrer beats Richard Berankis 6-2 6-2 6-1. Some Spanish joy there anyway. Murray holds to 15. Muzz has won 79% of his first serves so far and has played 30 winners compared to GL's 15.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-6 2-3 *Murray
The comeback is most definitely on. GL leads 40-15 but then Murray scrambles across to his forehand and blasts one back for a sensational winner. "Awesome" says John Lloyd. 40-0 and now it's deuce. The comeback is on hold! as GL's dropshot fails to reach the tape. Murray senses a few Spanish nerves and he cranks up a booming looping forehand. Solid stuff and a GL backhand goes wide to hand Muzz the game.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 1-6 2-2 Murray
There was a tiny bit of me wanting Garcia-Lopez to break there - is that so wrong? Just want a drizzle of spark that's all. Two more aces and it's game over.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-6 2-1 *Murray
A mini Murray wobble or rather Garcia-Lopez produces the goods with his serve as he holds another service game. Two holds in a row. "He looks like a man who had a late night last night" says John Lloyd. Slight signs of hope for GL though. Slight.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 1-6 1-1 Murray
Murray holds another comfortable one. It's all a bit flat, I can't lie to you. SCORE UPDATES: Tsonga and Dolgopolov are into a fifth set. Murray/Malisse lost the second set in their doubles match. Pavlyuchenkova trails Benesova 6-3 but leads 3-0 in second set.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-6 1-0 *Murray
GL leads 40-0 and Murray cracks back a beautiful backhand to get one back. GL can only watch and admire. But it's another service game for the Spaniard. The great comeback is on. Any advice for Guillermo if you were his coach? Not really looking like a 32nd seed right now.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 1-6 Murray
Bit of a scrappy service but GL's backhand drifts too long and Murray leads 2-0 in sets and walks back to his chair as he wipes the sweat off his half-beard. Time for Garcia-Lopez to chomp on a rather green-looking banana. Easy-street for Murray. "It's a poor performance and not a good effort" says John Lloyd on GL.

spocle on Twitter: "Just in from a night out, have to see my mum at 9, am dizzy spelling right and typing yet am watching Murray. Commitment:)"
Massive commitment. Massive respect. Don't worry - your mum's just texted in to say she's doing the same.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 1-5 *Murray
Massive cheers as the Spaniards in the crowd finally have an excuse to make some noise. Their man holds to love. That's the first service game he has held in this match. Astonishing.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 0-5 Murray
Still very comfortable for Murray and the only danger is if he switches off out of boredom. A sixth ace and he soon wraps up another game.

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Allan in Bonnybridge, via text 81111: "If things keep moving along at this rate, I should be able to sneak back to bed without my fiancee even realising I am away."
Cheeky tactics make no mistake. How do you know that your fiancee's not following the match in bed already?

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 0-4 *Murray
Garcia-Lopez trails 30-40 but then smashes one wildly and long. It's a shocker and the grumpy Spaniard crashes a ball up into the blue Melbourne sky. Big jeers from the crowd and they turn to cheers as the ball finally comes down and lands inches away from the umpire. Possibly his best shot of the match, bar his hotdog in the opener.

debsbrown on Twitter: "Strategic decisions required. Bed/live text & breastfeeding or downstairs with baby monitor & wait for the howls?"
Mmmmm I couldn't possibly condone ignoring the wee bairn but this is Andy Murray and a Grand Slam OK? Turn the monitor down to halfway and prepare for some soothing techniques. I'm sure the baby's got a phone upstairs to check the updates anyway so he/she's happy for another hour at least. Relax.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 0-3 Murray
Commentator John lloyd is loving the length of Murray's second serve and I can't disagree. Garcia-Lopez really struggling with his returns.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 0-2 *Murray
Murray breaks again as GL plants a return pretty poorly into the net. In cruise-control. Just noticed Murray has the same length of facial hair as he did two days ago? I called it half a beard then and now it's the ummm same! Is he wearing a fake beard? When does scruffy stubble become a beard? So many questions.

A shock result
Garcia-Lopez* 1-6 0-1 Murray
A cute low volley from GL gets him to 15-30 on Muzz's serve. Time to munch on an apple. That's me, not the players. Murray edges a slightly ugly game. Gl's best effort at Aussie open is third round - 2008 and this year. MASSIVE SHOCK - Milos Raonic beats Mikhail Youzhny in four sets. Top effort from the Canadian.

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Michael in Edinburgh, via text 81111: "You have people that have stayed up for this match.. And you have people like me who stumble in off the streets after one too many and find out the tennis is on"
I don't care what state you're in. I welcome you all! I'm not your bloomin' mum after all. Welcome anyway. Get the kettle on and enjoy.

Garcia-Lopez 1-6 *Murray
The set is over after 24 minutes as Garcia-Lopez's backhand drifts long. Garcia-Lopez wearing a rather drab yellow shirt. Stat-attack. Unforced errors - 10 (GL) - 6 (Murray). Murray leads winners 14-3. Impressive.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-5 Murray
Nothing too rusty about Murray's serving so far apart from that minor blip 15 minutes ago. An easy hold to get within one game of the set.

Latest scores
0252: A quick round-up. Ferrer leads Berankis 6-2 and 2-0. Raonic leads Youzhny 6-4 7-5 4-6 4-3. Tsonga lost the second set against Dolgopolov but leads 4-2 in the third. Muzza number two Jamie and Xavier Malisse leads 6-3 4-3 in the doubles.

Garcia-Lopez 1-4 *Murray
Garcia-Lopez said yesterday that he would give Murray "nothing". Well, he's given him three service breaks already. A stunning Muzz winner from the net after charging in from the back is the dazzling stand-out highlight from that game. Murray in complete control. But that's not me saying 'put your PJs on and go to bed and leave me'.

Garcia-Lopez* 1-3 Murray
A bit of a flat service game is a bit of an understatement. Three break points for the Spaniard and what's the best weapon to pull out? An ace of course. That's one of them anyway. And that's all there is. Garcia-Lopez very fidgety at the back awaiting the serve and he wallops one back and the fizz falls out of Murray's game. Limps into the net. Just a blip perhaps? One break back for Garcia-Lopez.

Garcia-Lopez 0-3 *Murray
It's yet another break for Murray. Muzz really finding his length and looks in fifth gear already. Cracking stuff. Murray wearing the more traditional white shirt with green piping. Bring the green number back I say.

Garcia-Lopez* 0-2 Murray
I just have to put three big booms down there. Three monster aces, a blink of two eyes and Murray serves up a two-game lead. Impressive.
* denotes NEXT to serve

Garcia-Lopez 0-1 *Murray
A sparkling opener. Garcia-Lopez plays a hotdog to lead 30-0. The crowd are loving it and better follows as he has three points for the game. But Murray battles back and a crunching return which lands just inside the baseline and hands him the service break. Lively start. Very.
* denotes NEXT to serve

0232: Garcia-Lopez and Murray under way with the Spaniard dishing up the serves to start with. Enjoy the ride folks.

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Anonymous, via text 81111: "Should really be making contact with the pillow but keep topping up this glass of vino while waiting for THE Mr Murray to get his match under way but hopefully as the saying goes "Never hurry a murray they're too good to hurry" Andy will get out there and do the business! :-D"

0227: So what do we know about Garcia-Lopez (all suggestions on shortening his name would be appreciated to save my fingertips - GL? Garcia?) His best career win came in Bangkok in October, when he saved 24 of 26 break points on his way to a three-set semi-final victory over world number one Rafael Nadal. He then went on to win the Thailand Open. In Melbourne, he beat Eduardo Schwank 6-4 7-6 (10-8) 6-1 in the second round to match his best run at a Grand Slam.

Latest scores
0224: Youzhny pulls a set back against Raonic. 2-1 in sets still leading is the Canadian.

0222: So Murray and Garcia-Lopez fighting for a place in the last 16. Murray in pretty good form so far in Melbourne. Two matches down and he's spent just three hours and 39 minutes on court so far, and is yet to drop a set. These two have only met once before. Murray beat the Spaniard 6-4 6-4 last June at Queen's. How do you see this one going? The winner plays Baghdatis or Melzer.

The match is over
0220: Swedish fourth seed Robin Soderling makes the fourth round with a 6-3 6-1 6-4 win over Jan Hernych of the Czech Republic.

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Alex, via text 81111: "I'm just in from celebrating my last deadline until march. I was planning on getting some sleep but the sentence 'we can wait another half an hour for Andy Murray' can't we' has got me thinking that it might be worth just powering through to 10am when i am meeting some friends for breakfast"
Power away my friend. Congrats on making the deadline.

0215: In a few minutes, Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez and fifth seed Andy Murray will stroll on to Rod Laver. Predictions, thoughts, your current location? You can't hide from me. Let's do this together.

The match is over
0213: Zvonareva beats Safarova 6-3 7-6 (11-9). Exhausting stuff but the second seed comes through on her third match point. You know what's coming right?

veronicalow on Twitter: "Definitely can wait for the Murray game, 10AM here in Singapore! Besides, thrilling tiebreak in Safa vs Zvon match."

0209: Zvonaerva wastes match points. While Raonic and Youzhny are 3-3 in the third set. The Canadian leads by two sets. Interesting. Back to Rod Laver. Safarova has a set point after a 31-shot rally. The moonball shot continuing to dominate. Safarova has an easy shot to win the set but it goes long. Zvonareva is playing ugly but she's hanging in there.

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Edd in Coventry, via text 81111: "Just woke up having gone to bed early so I could get up for the Murray match. Getting out of bed was difficult but seeing Soderling's (hideously) bright yellow shirt has definitely woken me up"

0202: Safarova has a set point but blows it. It's MOONBALL-tastic but Zvonareva survives. For now. 6-6 in the tie-break. We can wait another half an hour for Andy Murray can't we? Sleep is so over-rated don't you think? So what are you all up to? Anybody having a tennis party?

0200: The clock strikes TWO and Safarova is 5-4 up in the tie-break. Tense times.

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Alex in Warwick, via text 81111: "Murray starts at 1.40, which I have to stay up to watch, then coaching tennis at 8.30. Will I be inspired or just tired? Lets wait to see Murray's performance before we make that decision"

tedhill on Twitter: "USA guy here, one of rare times it's better to be here than the UK, only 9pm (2100). Very awake for Murray match."
Hello USA guy! Is that how you introduce yourself on foreign trips? Thanks. Yours, Mr UK guy.

0154: Hold on to your cups of tea and your teddy bears. Zvonareva is broken by Safarova and it's time for a tie-break. A few moments please. Jamie Murray and Xavier Malisse have just started their doubles match. It's all about the mighty Muzzs tonight. Wonder where Mummy Murray will spend her time in the next two hours? Watch Jamie and follow Andy online can I suggest Judy.

0151: So with a load of new peeps rolling in off the streets and tuning in, logging on, whatever it is you're doing, I will repeat my earlier calls for your comments, predictions and random nonsense. If you're on Twitter, please use the hashtag #BBCAussieOpen. Or if you fancy a cheeky text, then it's 81111 (UK) with TENNIS before your message. And if there's something more specific up your sleeve then tweet me @bbcsport_mark and I'll do my best to respond.

0148: Soderling leads Hernych by two sets and 2-1 in the third. Tsonga leads Dolgopolov 4-1. And a shock developing on Show Court 3. Mikhail Youzhny loses the first two sets to Milos Raonic 4-6 5-7. Zvonareva hangs in there and she breaks back - she'll be serving for the match AGAIN. Murray probably prowling the dressing room hoping Zvonareva dishes up some top serves.

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Tam in Glasgow, via text 81111: "Just home from a Burns Supper, much whisky taken, much haggis consumed, much merriment shared - no finer nicht for a Scots laddie to flee the blustering skellums o' doubt and rally on tae victorie. Or something. As Rabbie Burns would have said, "Get right in there, Andy." Cheers, I hope I'm sober before the match ends"
There is nothing I can say that can possibly follow that. Beautiful.

0142: Time for a manual REFRESH. BBC Two. Radio 5 live. Online. It's all here for you. Andy Murray v Guillermo Garcia-Lopez coming up. Oh lordy. Sorry for all those struggling to stay awake. Safarova breaks back to make it 5-5 in the second set. Hold tight. patience is a bloomin' virtue.

0136: Safarova has put some beans into her trainers and she's racing around for everything. She grins like a small child as a line challenge goes her way as she serves. But HOLD ON - a brutal rally and Zvonareva survives and she breaks - she'll be serving shortly for the match. Time for Murray to replace his slippers for his trainers? I wonder if he'll go for the classic green shirt today?

linesy_rhinos92 on Twitter: "Will be playing chasing some whiting on the river when Andy plays today... but BBC mobile updates will.. of course be in use!"
Can anybody beat that? Anybody else chasing anything down a river? Having said that, I've had a cuisine disaster as I'm having to chase some escaped curry juices from my tupperware bowl over the desk. I've had a nightmare and no time to mop up with Murray's match fast approaching. Help.

0127: As all your Murray's comments reach feverpitch (whatever feverpitch means), Soderling takes the second set 6-1 against Hernych. Comfie times for the Swede. On Margaret Court (which incidentally has my name initials MCA - interesting eh) - it's Alexandr Dolgopolov vs Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

0120: Some of you are still discussing the monumental efforts of the lawn bowls players! Can I suggest you manually refresh this page and you'll find that magically it's disappeared. But don't forget folks - the BBC plan is to show the tennis from 0140GMT. So more refreshes required. A reminder - Andy Murray plays Guillermo Garcia-Lopez after the Zvonareva match. Not long to go now. How are we all doing? Having a happy Friday? (As long as the moon hovers above me I'm still calling it Friday by the way).

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Anonymous, via text 81111: "Trying to find the balance between heating and opening the windows to stay awake. Currently shivering, knowing I shan't fall asleep for Muzza. I don't care how he wins as long as it's quick. This cold is killing me!!"
This is an order - Take the TV, the radio and your phone out to your garden for a true multi-media Australian Open experience. Let us know how you get on. Wrap up. I can't be accepting any responsibilities for your runny noise.

xenon21 on Twitter: "Matchsticks keeping eyes open in UK for andy's match! Come on andy! Nice quick match please as I have work at 9! Eek"
Anybody else with the prospect of work in the morning? Or perhaps a few more tips on how to stay awake for the next three hours if you can't find those matchsticks?

0112: Soderling is now flying. He's two breaks up and leads 4-1 and now serving. And some good news for you Canadian tennis fans. Milos Raonic took the first set 6-4 against Mikhail Youzhny. Bit of a shock on the cards perhaps? 3-3 in the second set.

0108: It shouldn't be too long before the Murray match as Zvonareva leads 3-1 in the second set. Few stats for you from the WTA. Safarova has gone three sets in all five matches that she has played this year, including two here. She reached the quarters in 2007 and is trying to join boyfriend Tomas Berdych in round four. Zvonareva has made back-to-back Grand Slam finals (Wimbledon and US Open) and is studying for a second degree in international relations and economics.

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Anonymous, via text 81111: "I'm djing tonight til 4am, so will be checking your updates in between mixes !!! Half wanting a long match so that i can catch some no TV when i get home! I'm picking Murray to win in 4 sets tonight. I think this he has finally realised that he has to be more aggressive and go for his shots. If he can beat Nadal in the semi's its gotta be 3rd time lucky against Mr. Federer in slam finals. Go Andy!!!!"
When Murray comes on, any chance of a toon-dedication to the BBC team producing these words just for you?

0103: Some great comments so far but keep them coming. Where are you lovely people? Home, out and about, at your in-laws, in Australia? I want to hear from you - particularly with Andy Murray coming up in half an hour (ish). If you're on Twitter, please use the hashtag #BBCAussieOpen. Or if you want to text then 81111 (UK) with TENNIS before your message. And if you've got something more specific up your sleeve then tweet me @bbcsport_mark and I'll do my best to respond.

0059: Safarova making a fight of it in the second set. She has two break points but wastes them both as Zvonareva levels up 1-1.

0054: Funny old first set for Robin Soderling. He was strolling at 4-2, lost his serve and then he cranked up a couple of gears and the fourth seed's got it 6-3. Stats show Soders produced 23 winners in that first set - and check this out - Hernych did NOT make any winners. None. Zero. He's getting 79% of his first serves in but clearly not capitalising.

KissMeHardy on Twitter: "Persuaded drunk non tennis fan work mates to give this a look out. Confident Murray will do us Celts proud! Eimear x"
Keep up the good work. Now it's just a simple case of keeping them attentive with you for the next three hours. It could get messy - keep me posted.

Latest scores
0047: Safarova's forehand drifts wide and that's the first set to Zvonareva 6-3. She won 89% of her first serves. Nice going Vera with 8 winners and 10 unforced errors. All looks rosy for the world number two. Any thoughts on who could be grabbing the women's title this year? Seems wide open. Kim Clijsters in action by the way after Andy Murray on Rod Laver.

0044: Sweden's man mountain Robin Soderling was all going OK and led 4-2 and set to serve. But after 30 minutes in their first set the boy Hernych breaks back and gets it to 4-3. Good fightback from the Czech.

0041: First set is heading towards Vera Zvonareva with a convincing showing against Lucie Safarova. The Czech 31st seed survives three break points and holds her serve - just - but she's still trailing the second seed 5-3. Zvonareva looking lively at the start of day six.

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Anonymous, via text 81111: "Are you actually in an Aussie-copter, Mark, or am I very tired?"
Am I reading this correctly? What's up with you people!? Can you not hear the sound of my gyro-copter wings in your headphones?

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Anonymous, via text 81111: "Just got back in from a night with my fiancee. Feeling proper rough. Staying up to watch Murray, going to cure me feeling sick hopefully. Tennis-i tus at its best :)"
Crikey - you sure know how to show your partner a good time. Feeling rough? Dodgy prawn was it? Welcome anyway. Surely the next four hours on the sofa cuddled up watching the tennis, listening to 5 live and and reading the live commentary. Who says romance is dead?

0029:Faz has texted in wondering why Jamie Murray is the one Murray being ignored by everybody. He's got a point but just to let everyone know, he's not actually playing yet. The older Muzz is partnering Xavier Malisse and will play Bjorn Phau and Janko Tipsarevic. All I can do is hold out my olive branch, offer your a white dove and suggest that you read my text updates when the boys get going. It's all I can do.

TomPeters87 on Twitter: "Currently feel half asleep, will be wide awake once Murray is on court! My prediction 6-4, 6-3, Murray of course!
You do realise, that being half asleep makes you half a wake. C'mon - what's the matter with you - man or mouse?

0017: Zvonareva and Safarova are under way. Second seed holds her service game. So a gentle start before Murray-mania wallops us all across the face from around 0140. I'm going to get in my Aussie-copter and buzz around the courts. On Hisense, it's fourth seed Robin Soderling vs Jan Hernych. On Margaret Court, it's Romanian Simona Halap vs Poland's 12th seed Agnieszka Radwanska. On Show Court 3, it appears to be Russian 10th seed Mikhail Youzhny playing Canadian Milos Raonic. Anything there grabbing your fancy?

enricobasilica on Twitter: "Just got in. Want to sleep, but pondering staying up to watch tennis. Clearly something is wrong with me."
I'm no doctor but I'm thinking you are perfectly mad. Nothing to be prescribed apart from a tablespoon of Andy Murray a bit later. That should cure your fabulous ills. Anybody else suffering with tennis-itus?

0006: There is surely nothing more you'd like to do than chuck us your thoughts, predictions, nonsense, lookalikes and opinions on Andy Murray's chances this year in Melbourne right? If you're on Twitter, please use the hashtag #BBCAussieOpen. Or if you're clutching a phone and want to text then 81111 (UK) with TENNIS before your message. And if you've got something a bit more specific up your sleeve then tweet me @bbcsport_mark and I'll do my best to respond.

0000: Midnight o'clock. What the heck are you doing up and reading this eh? But listen up. From about 0140GMT it's time for Andy Murray. The Brit is facing 32nd seed Guillermo Garcia-Lopez for a place in the last 16. It will be LIVE on BBC Two, online and on BBC Radio 5 live. Read about Murray's pre-match thoughts.

2358: I'll dive straight in. First up is a third round clash between Lucie Safarova (31st seed) and Vera Zvonareva (2nd seed) on Rod Laver Arena. More on that in a bit.

2355: Evening. Morning. Wherever you're reading these words, whatever time it is with you, thank you for joining us. I stretch open my arms and welcome you all to this beautiful world of the Aussie Open. Some quite big matches coming up actually. Heard of a geezer called Andy Murray?

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