Djokovic beats Murray in final

Novak Djokovic has become the first man to win three successive Australian Open titles in the professional era. He beat Andy Murray 3-1, dashing the Scot's dreams of winning his second Grand Slam title.

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Andy Murray to play in quarter-final of Australian Open

Andy Murray celebrates defeating Gilles Simon of France Credit: Tim Wimborne / Reuters

Andy Murray has gone through the fourth round of the Australian Open in Melbourne after beating Gilles Simon of France in straight sets: 6-3, 6-1, 6-3.

It means he will play his ninth successive grand slam quarter-final.

Andy Murray signs autographs for fans. Credit: David Gray / Reuters

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