HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day six

MELBOURNE, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Highlights of Saturday's sixth day of the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tournament of the year (all times GMT):

0315 SVITOLINA BEATS ZHANG IN THREE-SET THRILLER

Sixth seed Elina Svitolina rallied from 3-0 down in the final set to beat China's Zhang Shuai 4-6 6-4 7-5 in just under three hours on Rod Laver Arena.

The 24-year-old Ukrainian will meet Belgian Elise Mertens or American Madison Keys in the last 16.

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Osaka survives Hsieh scare to reach fourth round

Federer serves up Fritz blitz to reach last 16

Nadal subdues local hope de Minaur in third round clash

Birthday girl Kerber completes Australian horror show

Khachanov "ashamed" after early exit from Australian Open

Tsitsipas hopes to be mentally ready for 'legend' Federer

Kyrgios is better on court than behind mike, says Federer

Sizzling Sharapova back in Grand Slam contention

Dimitrov happy to fly under the radar in Melbourne

Aggressive Sharapova eliminates holder Wozniacki

Sharapova raps Australian Open organizers over late scheduling

Cilic survives after Verdasco double-faults on match point

Barty party continues with Sakkari win

Tomic denies Hewitt allegations, calls him "liar" - report

Studious Shapovalov hopes Nadal videos can help topple Djokovic

Australian Open order of play on Saturday

0210 OSAKA SCORES COMEBACK WIN

Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka roared back from a set down to beat Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei 5-7 6-4 6-1 on Margaret Court Arena.

The reigning U.S. Open champion has reached the fourth round at Melbourne Park for a second consecutive year. (Compiled by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru)

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