- Associated Press - Sunday, January 22, 2017

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - A look at the Australian Open on Sunday:

WEATHER: Sunny, high of 30 Celsius (86 Fahrenheit).

ATTENDANCE: Day 44,615: Night: 16,977. TOTAL: 61,592.

MEN’S FOURTH-ROUND RESULTS: Mischa Zverev def. No. 1 Andy Murray 7-5, 5-7, 6-2, 6-4; No. 4 Stan Wawrinka def. Andreas Seppi 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4); No. 12 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga def. Daniel Evans 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-4, 6-4; No. 17 Roger Federer def. No. 5 Kei Nishikori 7-6 (4), 6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 6-3.

WOMEN’S FOURTH-ROUND RESULTS: CoCo Vandeweghe def. No. 1 Angelique Kerber 6-2, 6-3; No. 7 Garbine Muguruza def. Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 6-3; No. 13 Venus Williams def. Mona Barthel 6-3, 7-5; No. 24 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova def. No. 8 Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3, 6-3.

STAT OF THE DAY: 2 - both top seeds - Murray and Kerber - lost within hours of each other on Rod Laver Arena.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “It was like I was in a little coma, I just served and volleyed my way through” - Zverez on his win over Murray.

FEATURED MATCHES MONDAY (end of Round of 16): No. 2 Serena Williams vs. No. 16 Barbora Strycova, No. 3 Milos Raonic vs. No. 13 Roberto Bautista Agut, No. 9 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 6 Gael Monfils, No. 5 Katarina Pliskova vs. No. 22 Daria Gavrilova, No. 9 Johanna Konta vs. No. 30 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 15 Grigor Dimitrov vs. Denis Istomin.

MONDAY FORECAST: Possible rain showers, high of 35 C (95 F)

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