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The latter offers no ranking points, so he had none to defend.

The only way he can be dethroned at the Australian Open is if he fails to reach the semi-final - something he has not done since a last-eight defeat to Roger Federer in 2014 - and Djokovic claims a record-breaking seventh title.

Round one - Ilya Marchenko Round two - Yen-Hsun Lu Round three - Sam Querrey Round four - Lucas Pouille/John Isner Quarter-final - Kei Nishikori/Roger Federer Semi-final - Stan Wawrinka Final - Novak Djokovic The draw has been quite kind to Murray, who begins his campaign against Marchenko.

It helps you get up for the matches a bit more." The victory made it 20 in a row for the Scot, who needs to match Novak Djokovic's performance this week to ensure he holds onto top spot until the end of the year.

Djokovic won his opening match against Dominic Thiem on Sunday and Murray knew he could not afford any slip-ups.

He has only ever dropped one set in five meetings with Uzbek Istomin and triumphed in his only previous match against Carreno Busta at the 2014 Monte Carlo Masters.

Dimitrov is likely to be seen as a tough fourth-round foe, yet only one previous win for the 2014 Wimbledon semi-finalist over Djokovic rather suggests otherwise.

Dominic Thiem, the first top-10 ranked player to fall prey to British number three Dan Evans at the Sydney International, and Milos Raonic have both dropped four straight matches against the 29-year-old.