Novak Djokovic was stretched to five sets again against Stan Wawrinka before beating the defending champion 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 on Friday to reach his fifth Australian Open final.
Leander Paes kept himself in line for his 15th grand slam title by reaching the Australian Open mixed doubles final with Martina Hingis as they defeated Su-Wei Hsieh and Pablo Cuevas in straight sets at Melbourne on Friday.
Britain's Andy Murray stormed into his fourth Australian Open final with a commanding four-set win over Czech Tomas Berdych on Thursday.
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova set up a grudge Australian Open final between the world's top two players on Thursday, with the Russian desperate to break 10-year jinx against her arch-rival.
Top seed Novak Djokovic and champion Stan Wawrinka set up 'The Djoker v The Man 3.0' at Melbourne Park after impressive quarter-final victories on Wednesday, while an ill Serena Williams moved a step closer to her 19th grand slam title.
Novak Djokovic reached his 25th Grand Slam semifinal by beating No. 8 Milos Raonic, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-2 at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
Defending champion Stan Wawrinka frittered five match points before sealing a straight sets win over Japanese superstar Kei Nishikori to reach the semi-finals at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
Serena Williams broke her run of slow starts at the Australian Open on Wednesday to hammer Dominika Cibulkova 6-2 6-2 and set up an all-American semi-final against teenager Madison Keys.
Tennis' reigning superstar Maria Sharapova flicked aside heir apparent Eugenie Bouchard in the Australian Open quarter-finals Tuesday, hitting peak form as the tournament reaches its business end.
Czech Tomas Berdych stunned out-of-sorts third seed Rafael Nadal in straight sets to reach the semi-finals at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
Dominant Novak Djokovic swept into the Australian Open last-eight on Monday as the Williams sisters displayed fighting qualities to stay alive, but the tournament ended for two-time champion Victoria Azarenka.
Sania Mirza and Leander Paes carved out contrasting wins with different partners to reach the mixed doubles quarter-finals at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Monday.
After the clock ticked past midnight, Andy Murray became aware that it was officially Australia Day on Monday and he already knew from the crowd reaction what to expect in the quarter-finals.
Serena Williams took some coaching advice from a fan sitting in the Rod Laver Arena terraces as she struggled to overcome hard-hitting Spaniard Garbine Muguruza 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals on Monday.
Serena Williams displayed all her fighting qualities to stay alive at the Australian Open on Monday along with defending champion Stan Wawrinka and Japan's Kei Nishikori, but two-time champion Victoria Azarenka was knocked out.