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Tennis: Murray beats Tomic to reach Australian Open quarter-finals

AFP , Monday 25 Jan 2016
Britain's Andy Murray plays a forehand return during his men's singles match against Australia's Bernard Tomic on day eight of the 2016 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 25, 2016 (AFP)
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World number two Andy Murray beat Bernard Tomic in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open and end home interest in the tournament on Monday.

Murray downed the 16th-seeded Tomic 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) in two hours, 30 minutes on Rod Laver Arena to set up a last-eight match with Spanish eighth seed David Ferrer.

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