Matches weren't halted Thursday as the highs stayed just below 40 Celsius for much of the day, but that doesn't mean the heat didn't cause issues for the players.
Four lucky losers replaced them in the bracket; one of them, Bernarda Pera, went on to notch her first win at a Grand Slam event.
But it proved to be a short-lived reprieve with Federer quick to regain the advantage and book his spot in the fourth round at Melbourne Park for the 16th time. He has endorsement deals as far as the eye can see and finding someone with a negative word to say about the man is more hard than getting Steve Smith out.
Djokovic, who was upset by Denis Istomin in the second round of last year's tournament, was workmanlike as he broke the Spaniard's serve five times, although his errors outnumbered his winners 40-37.
'I had a lot of faith and self belief and I know what I'm capable of.
"Recovery is not something I worry about with him", said Agassi, who added he is not working with Djokovic for "personal gain". I would not like to see retirements here, conditions that create a bad show for the crowd.
"I know the weather is going to be a little bit tough today", she said.
But it was way Federer got the job done which impressed Eurosport pundit Rusedski the most. Front and centre of the main interview room at Melbourne Park, it felt like he was hypnotising me. I did my job in two sets against someone thats been troubling in the past for me, she said afterwards.
"Others struggle with it". I'm kind of forced to be very cautious of what happens day-to-day.
Kerber has turned over a new leaf in a number of ways, parting ways with long-time coach Torben Beltz in November, the man who guided her to two grand slam titles and the world number one ranking in 2016 during an eight-year partnership. You fight with that for quite a long period of time. It's not a confidence builder then sometimes. Some players I think struggle with it. "I survive. I will play after tomorrow I hope in different conditions". "Just be smart. If you have to give up, you know, it's not a shame". You use it as a measuring stick to see how far off you are. (The NBA pays out at 50 percent, compared to tennis' seven.) Tennis attendance has also increased, so asking for more makes sense on this front too. I wish they would let loose and be themselves. He hit harder than me. I'm still fit. I am still enjoying my tennis. He'd win any election in a landslide.
Tuesday night represented Federer at his intelligent, charming best. "But hopefully this is enough incentive to do the right thing".
State Department has called on Turkey to focus on the fight against Islamic State militants and not take military action in Afrin. Turkey has long protested the US support for the PYD - the Syrian offshoot of the terrorist PKK - and its military wing the YPG.
It was a rare display of emotion from Nassar, who at others times has looked down or away from victims giving impact statements. Wieber says the abuse by Nassar started when she was 14 years old, after she tore the hamstring in her right leg.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said this week that Turkey would start operations against the enclave of Afrin within days. The Syrian foreign ministry however strongly denied this, denouncing the operation as a "brutal Turkish aggression".
Reuters reports that on Friday, Turkey began cross-border shelling the Kurdish-majority Afrin canton in northern Syria. On the Turkish side of border, explosions were heard after the jets crossed into Afrin, the Anadolu Agency reported .
The idea was first sparked by a Hawaii retiree named Teresa Shook, who took to Facebook just hours after Trump's election. Here's everything you need to know about how you can get involved and make a difference in the 2018 Women's March .
Another Democrat President Bill Clinton faced White House shutdown twice during his tenure between 1992 and 2000. Barack Obama administration had extended them protection. "Shutdown coming?" he tweeted to begin the day Friday.
Kerber now looms as a serious title threat, having seemingly overcome the form struggles that plagued her a year ago . She will next face Japan's Naomi Osaka, who defeated 16th seed Elena Vesnina 7-6 (4) 6-2.
It vowed to continue its "relentless war against terrorist movements" and free Syria of any "illegitimate foreign presence". The administration of US President Donald Trump, in power since January 20, 2017, was also partly to blame, Airwars said .
It wasn't immediately clear whether the two-day visit, which was to begin on Saturday, was canceled or just postponed. A 140-piece orchestra from North Korea will perform in the country during the Olympics as well, per Sky News.
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