Australian Open, Seppi batte Karlovic e "vola" agli ottavi

  • epa06452802 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates after winning his third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452588 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in action against Andreas Seppi of Italy during round three on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452589 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia reacts against Andreas Seppi of Italy during round three on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452586 Andreas Seppi of Italy in action against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia during round three on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452703 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia reacts during his men's singles third round match against Andreas Seppi of Italy at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452592 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia cools down during a break in play against Andreas Seppi of Italy during round three on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452545 Andreas Seppi of Italy in action during his third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452809 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452779 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in action during his third round match against Andreas Seppi of Italy at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452803 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates after winning his third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452719 Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in action during his third round match against Andreas Seppi of Italy at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452714 Andreas Seppi of Italy cools down with an ice pack during a break in his third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452842 Andreas Seppi of Italy signs autographs for fans after winning his third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/MAST IRHAM
  • epa06452826 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452813 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452811 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452814 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
  • epa06452810 Andreas Seppi of Italy celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Ivo Karlovic of Croatia at the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 January 2018. EPA/JOE CASTRO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

Sul cemento di Melbourne, Andreas Seppi batte in cinque set, 6-4, 7-6(4), 6-7(3), 6-7(5), 9-7, il bombardiere Ivo Karlovic e accede agli ottavi di finale dello Slam australiano. Grande gioia per il tennista di Caldaro, che mette in cascina 180 punti per il ranking Atp. (foto EPA)