World No. 7 Li Na and German Julia Goerges will clash in the 2013 Australian Open fourth round on Sunday 20th January at 06:30 GMT, being played here on outdoor hard courts at Rod Laver Arena.
Chinese top seed Li Na has outlasted her third round opponent Sorana Cirstea in two sets with a 6-4, 6-1 score line, while conquered Olga Govortsova in third round with a 6-2, 7-5. Li Na needs to face tough challenge in the fourth round to beat Goerges on Sunday battle, where she is having ability to beat best players on the tour.
Julia Goerges has been playing consistent tennis at the moment, where she has overcome against Jie Zheng in three sets with a 6-3, 1-6, 7-5 in Australian Open third round. German star has lost Apia International opening round to Russian Kuznetsova in three sets with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.
Li Na and Julia Goerges have not meet each other so far in their tennis career and both the players are playing first time in the Australian Open championship fourth round on Sunday. As per the predictions, Li Na is having little edge to clinch victory in the fourth round and enter into the 2013 Australian Open fourth round.