Hello and welcome to LIVE coverage of the clash between 10th seed, Carla Suarez Navarro and Australian hopeful Daria Gavrilova. The 21-year-old underdog is a Russian-born Aussie with her heart set on continuing her fairytale run in Melbourne. She's already accounted for two-time Wimbledon champion, Petra Kivtova and has got some locals dreaming that she could be the one to end Australia's 38-year title draught.

C. Suárez vs D. Saville | Australian Open
Women Singles | Round 4 | 24.01.2016 | Melbourne
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C. Suárez (10)
C. Suárez (10)

D. Saville
D. Saville
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Updated 24/01/2016 at 11:30 GMT
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GAME, SET AND MATCH! GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-6 SUAREZ NAVARRO. A brilliant turnaround from Suarez Navarro. The Spanish 10th seed seals the match with yet another break, moving forward to lash a forehand winner into the corner at the first time of asking. The tournament loses a character in the shape of Dasha, but on the whole, Carla was a worthy winner after a shocking opening set. She will now meet Aga Radwanska in the last eight.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-5 SUAREZ NAVARRO. It's five games on the spin for the Spaniard who consolidates the double break with an authoritative hold to 15. She's firmly in control. The home favourite will now serve too stay in the match.
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BREAK! - GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-4 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Dasha is a real performer, her theatrics bringing a smile to the faces of the Aussies in the crowd. The spectators are lapping it up - but ultimately it's in vain as she cannons a shot down the line just wide. Suarez Navarro quietly goes about her business and secures the break. She's happy for her opponent to waste much-needed energy letting her emotions affect her focus.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-3 SUAREZ NAVARRO. The momentum has swung the way of the Spanish seed again. It's a decent hold that sees her take the winning run to three games. What does Gavrilova have left? There's been so many break opportunities in this match that you sense she will still have a chance or two.
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BREAK! - GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-2 SUAREZ NAVARRO. The Aussie pretty much beat herself in that game. An awful overhead putaway flies long with Suarez Navarro stranded before a double fault sees Daria sink to her knees. It's great to see a player wear their heart on their sleeve, but it doesn't do her any favours mentally. Suarez Navarro senses the opening and takes advantage of her opponent's slump to break back and level.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-1 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Another game in which both players left everything on the court. It goes to deuce but this time Carla does enough to hold and get on the board.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 2-0 SUAREZ NAVARRO. A second ace of the contest arrives in timely fashion as Daria consolidates the hard way. Carla threatens to break straight back with a luscious forehand winner to the left flank she is facing. But Gavrilova rallies to make deuce. The Spanish seed has another break opportunity but a rasping forehand gives the Aussie a reprieve before she secures what could turn out to be a hugely significant game in the match. Suarez Navarro was limping again at deuce. Will that injury give the underdog the advantage she needs?
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BREAK! - GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 1-0 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Daria starts as she meets to go on. A bullet forehand winner opens the game in style and she concludes it by repeating the trick to the same corner as Carla drops her opening service game of the third set to 30. Just what those worried Aussie supporters wanted.
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A legend watches on...
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SET! - GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-6 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Polite applause ripples around the RLA. Not what they wanted to see, in truth. Suarez Navarro has found her form and is now dictating most of the rallies. Gavrilova saves one set point to make deuce but can't find the defence to halt her opponent's powerful probing down both flanks and eventually drops serve again when she can only fire long of the baseline under pressure. It's one-set all and Daria will need to find something in her notes she likes to read at the changeover to conjure up the tactics to turn this back in her favour in the decider.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-5 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Carla shows no real signs of trouble with the leg as she completes a hold to 30. One away from levelling it up. Gavrilova needs to win her service game to stay in this set.
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PAST MEETING: The pair have only met once before with Suarez Navarro winning 7-6(5) 6-4 in a tight contest in Tokyo back in 2014.
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MEDICAL TIME-OUT: Carla receiving some treatment on her left leg.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 3-4 SUAREZ NAVARRO. The crowd erupts as Daria displays all of her fighting qualities to prevail. The Aussie hits back from 15-30 to stay in contention in this set after some exceptional court coverage keeps her in what proves to be the final point, making Suarez Navarro play one more shot that she hurriedly flashes into the net. Big mistake from the Spaniard but kudos to Gavrilova for never giving up.
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GAVRILOVA 6-0 2-4 SUAREZ NAVARRO. Carla saves break point to make deuce and then fires it up a notch to consolidate. A magnificent, deep stun volley puts her in control and she follows it up with a rasping winner into the open court after she had sent Gavrilova scrambling from side to side.
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Wonder if we'll see another amusing reaction from Federer as he watcher in the locker room? The Swiss Maestro was/wasn't amused when Sharapova let Lauren Davis back into her match the other night... he's already had a heavy delay due to Djokovic's epic with Simon.