Czechs knocked out of Australian Open

Tomáš Berdych and Karolína Plíšková, the last Czechs in the Australian Open, both lost in the quarterfinals. The sixth-seeded Karolína Plíšková lost in straight sets, 6:3, 6:2, to world number one Simona Halep. Tomáš Berdych lost 7:6, 6:3, 6:4 to Roger Federer.