June 26, 2017

Djokovic and Federer Gain Berth in French Open Round of 16


Djokovic and Federer shake hands

(May 30, 2014) Both No. 2 Novak Djokovic and No. 4 Roger Federer needed four sets to reach the round of 16 of the French Open on Friday.

Djokovic won 6-3, 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-4 over Marin Cilic, while Federer, who missed four chances to win the second set, defeated Dmitry Tursunov 7-5, 6-7 (7), 6-2, 6-4.

“I’m pleased I found a way and played it solid and tough toward the very end,” Federer said after the match”

Djokovic is looking to win the French Open for the first time to complete a career grand slam.

More to follow.