Top Seeded Novak Djokovic Reaches 10th Successive French Open Quarterfinal

Top seed Novak Djokovic’s chalked up a fourth successive straight-sets victory on Monday at the French Open, defeating Jan-Lennard Struff to reach the quarter-finals.

His 6-3 6-2 6-2 defeat of the 45th-ranked German means Djokovic is the first man to reach 10 successive quarter-finals at Roland Garros.

Djokovic will face either Italian Fabio Fognini or German’s Alexander Zverev in the quarter-final.

Djokovic is bidding to become only the second man to hold all four Grand Slams simultaneously twice, having first achieved the feat three years ago when he won his only French Open title.

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