Novak Djokovic into French Open quarter-finals

Top seed Novak Djokovic reached the French Open quarter-finals on Monday with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 win over German 16th seed Philipp Kohlschreiber.

updated: June 03, 2013 19:14 IST
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Paris: Novak Djokovic overcame a slow start Monday at the French Open to reach his 16th consecutive Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating Philipp Kohlschreiber 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.

After losing a set for the first time in the tournament, Djokovic became more aggressive, punctuating winners with lots of fist-pumping as he pulled away.

He repeatedly escaped trouble with his serve, erasing 11 of the 13 break points he faced.

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  • Philipp Kohlschreiber
  • Rafael Nadal
  • Roger Federer
  • Caroline Wozniacki
  • Agnieszka Radwanska
  • Novak Djokovic
  • Andy Murray
  • Pablo Carreno Busta
  • Bernard Tomic
  • French Open 2013