RAFAEL Nadal has been knocked out of the Australian Open, shattering his dreams of a 2015 victory.
The world no.3 was defeated 6-2, 6-0, 7-6, by world no.7 Tomas Berdych in today’s quarter final at Rod Laver Arena.
Berdych broke the Spanish tennis players winning streak with Nadal winning the pair’s past 17 matches.
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Tonight, 19-year-old rising star, Nick Kyrgios will take on Scotland’s dual grand slam champion Andy Murray for a place in the semi-final.