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Djokovic eases past third round, woman 2nd seed Pliskova shunted out



Novak Djokovic Wins

Novak Djokovic has made it to the third spherical of the French Open with out breaking a lot sweat. The high seed Serb chasing his 18th Grand Slam title simply defeated Lithuania’s Ricardas Berankis

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Djokovic received the match in straight units 6-1, 6-2, 6-2. In one other second-round match 4th seed Sofia Kenin has entered third spherical at Roland Garros however 2nd seed Karolina Pliskova was proven the door. 

 

French Open 2020: Former champion Ostapenko sends second seed Pliskova out

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Jelena Ostapenko is again within the Roland-Garros third spherical for the primary time since 2017 – the yr she made historical past in Paris as the primary unseeded woman within the Open Era to raise the Coupe Suzanne-Lenglen.

The Latvian, unseeded this yr as effectively, upset No.2 seed Karolina Pliskova 6-Four, 6-2 to document the fourth top-10 victory of her profession at a Grand Slam. Pliskova stays the one lively ex-world primary who has not received a Grand Slam.

Next up for Ostapenko within the third spherical shall be former U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens or Spaniard Paula Badosa.

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Fellow Czech Petra Kvitova had a greater time on courtroom on Thursday as she dismissed Italian Jasmine Paolini 6-Three, 6-Three in 84 minutes to submit her 25th match-win at Roland-Garros.

The seventh-seeded Kvitova, who was compelled to overlook the motion in Paris as a result of damage final yr, subsequent performs Polona Hercog or Leylah Fernandez.

Over on Court 7, American Danielle Collins ended the impressed run of sweet sixteen debutante Clara Tauson 6-2, 6-Three, to achieve the third spherical at Roland-Garros for the primary time in her profession.

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Tauson, a 17-year-old former junior No.1 from Denmark, certified for her first Grand Slam essential draw this fortnight and upset No.21 seed Jennifer Brady within the first spherical. But the 26-year-old Collins – who was a semi-finalist on the Australian Open in 2019 – proved to robust for the teen and now awaits Garbine Muguruza or Kristyna Pliskova within the final 32.

Where the followers catch the FRENCH OPEN LIVE BROADCAST & LIVE STREAMING?

In the Indian Sub-Continent, French Open shall be broadcasted LIVE on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports Select 2. 

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The event can even be streamed LIVE on Disney+ Hotstar. 

 

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Other than Tennis Fans can catch all of the News Updates, Draws, Live Scores, schedules of the French Open on InsideSport.co

 


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