Tag: Marin Čilić
Determined to win Marin Cilic defeats Martin Klizan despite losing his previous four matches.
Former US Open champion Cilic, who beat Novak Djokovic for the title last year, will once again use the tournament to fine-tune his preparation for Wimbledon.
The in-form Spanish 22nd seed will play in his first Grand Slam quarter-final after winning 6-7 (6/8), 6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 in two minutes under four hours on Margaret Court Arena.
The former US Open champion skipped last week's Maharashtra ATP tournament to rest.
Coric has gotten Croatia off to the best possible start with a 6-2, 7-5, 6-4 thrashing of Jeremy Chardy.
The Croatian eased into the second round of the Swiss Indoors tournament with a 6-4 6-2 victory over young Canadian Denis Shapovalov in Basel.
Querrey was one set down and saved five straight set points in the second before rallying to earn a shock 6-7(2) 7-6(6) 6-3 6-4 win.
Kei Nishikori advanced to the US Open semifinals with a 2-6 6-4 7-6(5) 4-6-6-4 win over Marin Čilić.
Cilic reached the quarter-finals for a fifth time, denying 10th-seeded Goffin's bid to become the first Belgian man to make it to the last eight.
Cilic, who was champion in 2014, was cruising against Copil, who quit with a left-arm strain.