#FrenchOpen2016- Saturday results and Sunday schedule

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French Open 2016 seems to have lost its charm after early withdraw from Roger Federer & withdraw from Rafael Nadal recently. Novak Djokovic is looking like a unstoppable force right now & without Federer & Nadal, he is almost certain to win this year’s French Open.

Some exciting matches happened on Saturday as first Novak Djokovic took on Aljaz Bedene & he comfortably won in 3 sets (6-2 6-2 6-3).

Ernests Gulbis & Jo wilfried Tsonga’s match didn’t live up to  expectations as Jo Wilfried Tsonga got injured during first set , & he had to withdraw from the match; giving Gulbis a bye in third round.

Tomas Berdych beat Pablo Cuevas 4-6 6-3 6-2 7-5 with a little competition from Cuevas after winning first set, Berdych managed to win it in 4 sets. David Ferrer was able to beat Feliciano Lopez comfortably. David Goffing beat Niclos Almagro in tough 5 set match with scor line of 6-2 4-6 6-3 4-6 6-2. Dominic Thiem Beat Alexander Zuerev by 6-7 6-3 6-3 6-3; completing the day in French Open.

Result-Sheet (Men’s Singles)

Novak Djokovic Aljaz Bedene 6-2 6-2 6-3
Ernests Gulbis Jo Wilfried Tsonga 2-5 ret.
Tomas Berdych Pablo Cuevas 4-6 6-3 6-2 7-5
David Ferrer Feliciano Lopez 6-4 7-6 6-1
David Goffin Nicolas Almagro 6-2 4-6 6-3 4-6 6-2
Dominic Thiem Alexander Zverev 6-7 6-3 6-3 6-3

Source : RollandGarros.com

Women’s Singles

Serena Williams beat Kristina Madenovic as Maldenovic not able to provide any competition for World no 1.Timea Bacsinszky beat Pauline Parmentier by 6-4 6-2. Serena’s older sister Venus Williams beat Alize Cornet in a 3-set match with a scoreline of 7-6 1-6 6-0. Carla Suarez Navarro beat Dominic Cilbulkova by 6-4 3-6 6-1. Elina Svitollina somewhat made upset by beating Ana Ivanovic in straight sets. Madsion Keys beat Monica Puig by 7-6 6-3. Daria Kasatkina lost to Kiki Bertens in 3 set with third set being a Tie-breaker. Yulia Putinsteva beat Karin Knapp by 6-1 6-1.

Result-Sheet (Women’s Singles)

Serena Williams Kristina Maldenovic 6-4 7-6
Timea Bacsinszky Pauline Parmentier 6-4 6-2
Venus Williams Alize Cornet 7-6 1-6 6-0
Carla Suarez Navarro Dominic Cilbulkova 6-4 3-6 6-1
Elina Svitolina Ana Ivanovic 6-4 6-4
Madison Keys Monica Puig 7-6 6-3
Kiki Bertens Daria Kasatkina 6-2 3-6 10-8
Yulia Putintseva Karin Knapp 6-1 6-1

Source : RollandGarros.com

Sunday has some great matches in store for us as Kel Nishikori play Richard Gasquet & Andy Murray play John Isner. Stan Wawrinka & M.Raonic play V. Troicki and A. Ramos Vinolas respectively .

In Women’s Singles,  A. Radwanska play T.Pirnokova and S. Haleo play S.Stosur. M.Bryan and B.Bryan play R.Stepanek & N. Zimonjic in men’s doubles round.



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