Serbian Novak Djokovic (R) gestures as he walks off the court after his withdrawal from the ATP quarterfinal tennis match against Spain's Feliciano Lopez (L) during the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships February 25, 2016. / AFP / MARWAN NAAMANI
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World number one Novak Djokovic's stunning streak of 17 successive finals came to an end Thursday when a right eye infection caused the 11-time Grand Slam champion to quit his Dubai quarter-final against Feliciano Lopez.Djokovic, whose last retirement from a match came in a Davis Cup clash in 2011, committed 18 unforced errors in the nine games played.Wawrinka saw off Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-5, 6-1 while Kyrgios stunned third-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic 6-4, 6-4 .The right-hander, who was injured during the Australian Open in January, has been going flat-out since returning last week.Kyrgios took 41 minutes to win the first set but dominated in the second, losing only three points on serve as he rolled to the win, finishing with a 10th ace.Marcos Baghdatis returned to the semi-finals after a six-year absence as he knocked out fourth seed Roberto Bautista Agut 7-5, 6-0 .
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