Australian Open 2024 men’s final LIVE: Daniil Medvedev faces Jannik Sinner at Melbourne Park in his third consecutive final after Italian world No4 sent Novak Djokovic crashing out in the semi’s to set up epic clash

The one-time Grand Slam winner has had a tougher road to prosperity here in Melbourne … but that has only hardened his resolve for when the chips seem down.

ROUND ONE: d. Terence Atmane 5-7, 6-2, 6-4, 1-0 (WALKOVER)

ROUND TWO: d. Emil Ruusuvuori 3-6, 6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 6-0

ROUND THREE: d. Felix Auger Aliassime 6-3, 6-4, 6-3

ROUND FOUR: d. Nuno Borges 6-3, 7-6, 5-7, 6-1

QUARTER FINAL: d. Hubert Hurkacz 7-6, 2-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-4

SEMI-FINALS: d. Alexander Zverev 5-7, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6, 6-3

A comparison diptych generated on Saturday, January 27, 2024, shows (left) Daniil Medvedev of Russia during his 4th round match against Nuno Borges of Portugal on Day 9 of the 2024 Australian Open at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Monday, January 22, 2024, and (right) Jannik Sinner of Italy reacts during his men's semifinal match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on Day 13 of the 2024 Australian Open at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Friday, Jan. 26, 2024. (AAP Image/Joel Carrett) NO ARCHIVE ONLY EDITORIAL USE