In the Open championship of France on tennis decided the first participants of the 1/8 finals.
Rafael Nadal in the third round, faced with the first
problems – the Spaniard in four sets in 2 hours and 51 minutes to beat David Goffin,
two years ago rose to a record in the career of the 7-th position in the ranking
The Asia Pacific region. Nadal had a chance to avoid prolonging the match, but at the beginning of the third set
defending champion Paris missed three break points, but in the ninth game ran
good welcome from the Goffin. Next opponent for Nadal will be the 78th racket
the world from Argentina Juan Ignacio Londero.
Victory against Casper Ruud was for Roger Federer
a record 400-meters at the Grand slam tournaments. In the third set, the Swiss was close
for the misfire, but quickly did a back break, and the tiebreak is not allowed young
the opponent implement a set-bol.
for the 12th time in a row came during the second week of Roland Garros, where he will meet with
Argentine Leonardo Mayer.
The confrontation between the two ex-third racket of the world Stan
Wawrinka and Grigor Dimitrov because of darkness on Friday, was not finished.
The Swiss won two tie-break and lucky enough to match with Stefanos
Ticipation, which from the fourth round are only a few games.
The results of matches of seeded players:
Rafael Nadal (Spain, 1) – David Goffin (Belgium, 27) –
6:1, 6:3, 4:6, 6:3
Roger Federer (Switzerland, 3) – Casper Ruud (Norway) – 6:3,
Kei Nishikori (Japan, 7) – Laszlo Gyor (Serbia, 31) – 6:4,
6:7, 6:3, 4:6, 8:6
Zizipus Stefanos (Greece, 6) – Philip Krajinovic (Serbia)
– 7:5, 6:3, 5:5, interrupted
Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland, 24) – Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria)
– 7:6, 7:6, interrupted