Novak Djokovic: Djokovic eases into record 12th French Open quarter-final | Tennis News
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The 31-year-old Serb, seeded at 20 this yr after a yr of struggles with an elbow damage and mediocre kind, will face Italy’s world quantity 72 Marco Cecchinato for a semi-final spot.
Verdasco, 34, had knocked out fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov in straight units within the third spherical.
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Nonetheless, his hopes of beating Djokovic for the primary time in eight years weren’t helped by a badly blistered left foot which wanted therapy earlier than the top of the second set.
Victory on Sunday was additionally Djokovic’s 200th on clay courts.