French Open: Novak Djokovic Registers Comfortable Win in First Round

Second seed Novak Djokovic defeated Portugal's Joao Sousa 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 to advance to the second round of French Open.

updated: May 26, 2014 21:34 IST
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Paris: Serbia's second seed Novak Djokovic opened his bid for a maiden French Open title on Monday with a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 first round win over Portugal's Joao Sousa.

The six-time Grand Slam winner is only missing the Roland Garros title to complete his set of all four majors and began in style with a confident showing on the Philippe Chatrier centre court. (Also read: Kei Nishikori knocked out)

During a match interrupted by rain, the 27-year-old Belgrade native was at his charismatic best on and off the court as he even had time to chat extensively with a ball boy during a brief rain delay.

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