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Australian Open Results: Federer and Tsonga advance to semifinals

2010 Australian Open ResultsTop seed Roger Federer advanced to the Men’s Singles Semifinals of the Australian Open after beating Nikolay Davydenko of Russia in four sets at the Lod Laver Arena on Wednesday.

Davydenko has beaten Federer in the first set where the Swiss just scored 2 games to 6 but Roger bounced back, winning 13 games in a row to take the second and third sets. Davydenko never got a score in the third while the world number one continued his great form through out the game, 2-6 6-3 6-0 7-5.

The Swiss Maestro made history by making his way to a 23rd consecutive major semi-final.

After the Federer-Davydenko match, tennis fans were locked into another exciting match between former Australian Open finalists Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Novak Djokovic.

Tsonga lost the first and second sets but recovered from it and eventually won the match, ousting Djokovic to reach the semis 7-6(8) 6-7(5) 1-6 6-3 6-1.

Federer and Tsonga will face each other in the semi-final on Friday. One of them will be facing the winner of the Cilic-Murray clash for the Australian Open 2010 finals.