Video: Australian Open: day eight highlights

Sports Mole presents highlights from a busy opening session on day eight of the Australian Open.

Week two of the Australian Open saw the business end of the tournament begin with a series of hard-fought battles at Melbourne Park.

Svetlana Kuznetsova edged a tight fourth-round clash with Caroline Wozniacki to set up a quarter-final match against defending champion Victoria Azarenka, who proved too strong for Eelena Vesnina.

American teenager Sloane Stephens kept her breakthrough run alive, while there was also a win for Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in his encounter with compatriot Richard Gasquet.

Watch highlights from the first session on day eight of the Australian Open in the video below.

Swiss star Roger Federer in action against Nikolay Davydenko on January 17, 2013
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