Serbia's Novak Djokovic grimaces during his fourth round match against South Korea's Chung Hyeon at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
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Wounded 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open by Korean giant-killer Chung Hyeon Monday, but ice-cool Roger Federer roared into the quarterfinals.Chung's reward is a last-eight clash with unheralded American Tennys Sandgren, who upset Austrian fifth seed Dominic Thiem 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (9), 6-3 .Sandgren was also in a daze, becoming just the second man in the last 20 years since Frenchman Nicolas Escude to make the quarterfinals on his Australian Open debut.The Swiss defending champion swatted aside onetime training partner Marton Fucsovics 6-4, 7-6 (3), 6-2 to make the last eight for an incredible 14th time.He will now play fellow veteran Tomas Berdych, a semifinalist in 2014 and 2015, who demolished Italy's Fabio Fognini 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 .Of the 13 quarterfinals Federer has contested in Melbourne, he has won the lot.
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