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A. Barty (AUS)
A. Riske (USA)
|A. Barty (AUS) (1)||6||1||6|
|A. Riske (USA) ||3||6||4|
|Set won by A. Barty||6 - 4||A. Barty leads 2 to 1|
|Set won by A. Riske||1 - 6||A. Riske has tied the match at 1 set all|
|Set won by A. Barty||6 - 3||A. Barty leads 1 to 0|
There’s a place in the Australian Open quarter-finals up for grabs when Ash Barty meets Alison Riske at Rod Laver Arena. Join The Roar for live scores from 7pm (AEDT).
Barty has hardly had to get out of first gear this tournament, but in Riske she is facing an opponent who knows what it takes to beat the world no.1. These two met at Wimbledon last year – coincidentally, that was also in the first round, just as today’s clash is – when the Australian fell to a surprise three-set loss.
Time: 7pm (AEDT)
Court: Rod Laver Arena
Odds: Barty $1.20, Riske $4.10
Head-to-head: Riske 1-0
Ranking: Barty 1, Riske 19
Career titles: Barty 8, Riske 2