The second pair of the best 8 consists of Novak Djokovic and Marco Cecchinato who won the qualification in the matches that completed the program in the men’s category for today.
The great Serbian tennis player achieved the 200th victory in Roland Garros and secured his presence in the quarter-finals for the 9th consecutive time. The title holder of 2016 won relatively comfortable against Spaniard Fernando Verdasco with 3-0 sets (6-3, 6-4, 6-2) and is already preparing for his next fight at 8.
There, the surprise of the tournament, the Italian Marco Cecchinato awaits. Cecchinato was on a stunning day and qualified against No 8 of the board David Goffin with 3-1 sets (7-5, 4-6, 6-0, 6-3). In the previous round, he won against No 10 of the board, Carreno Bustahas also with the same score.