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Thiem slays nemesis Nadal to reach Australian Open semi-finals

Reuters Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Dominic Thiem ended six years of Grand Slam frustration against Rafa Nadal on Wednesday with a seismic 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(6) upset that booked his maiden Australian Open semi-final and rocked the old guard of men's tennis.
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