The little demolition video game must stop. Novak Djokovic will play in the round of 16 the Russian Karen Khachanov, intriguing winner of Cristian Garin in 4 sets (6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2), which will enable him to lastly understand a genuine opposition to Roland -Garros. Because on Saturday, it was once again a butcher’s store that the regrettable Daniel Galan suffered: 6-0, 6-3, 6-2. Just the fortunate Colombian loser, 153rd gamer on the planet, had the ability to rest 10 minutes at the start of the 2nd set, when the roofing was still closing and the rain was falling greatly on the Chatrier. The Serbian, perky, likewise seized the day to assist the upkeep employees to sweep the earth.
“Djoko” still needed to conserve then 5 break points versus him, one in the 2nd set, 2 in the very first video game of the 3rd set and lastly 2 last 4-2 in his favor. Galan then plainly let pass his infinitesimal opportunities of firing up a little. “I always respect the opponents, repeats the world No. 1 tirelessly. I respect the amount of work and dedication it takes to reach this level, we fight against the best players in the world: it deserves respect! Of course, you always pay attention when you play against someone the first time. They have nothing to lose. They can play the game of their life! But if you win from the start on the court, what I did during my first three games, they have a harder time thinking that they will be able to turn the game around and get back to the score! “
Winner in less than 2 hours, Novak Djokovic continues to reveal absolutely nothing in his range match with Rafael Nadal and why not Dominic Thiem, for whom major matters might be additional held off to the quarter-finals on Tuesday – even if we undoubtedly do not ask that Hugo Gaston makes us lie.