Serbian world number two Novak Djokovic made his way through to the third round after beating Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 at Roland Garros in Paris on Wednesday. The former world number one eased through the first round by thumping the Portuguese Joao Sousa 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 on Monday, just like local Jeremy Chardy, who came through by sweeping off the Spanish international Daniel Gimeno-Traver 7-5, 6-2, 6-2. Djokovic faces Marin Cilic in the third round.
Meanwhile Tomas Berdych eased past Ukrainian Oleksandr Nedovyesov with a 4-7, 6-7, 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 win to make it to the third round at the Roland Garros. 2009 Roland Garros champion Roger Federer also moved into the third round after beating Argentine Diego Sebastian Schwartzman 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. The Swiss star will be looking make it to the final of the tournament since he has not reached a Major final since winning his 17th Major title at Wimbledon in 2012.
Canada’s Milos Raonic is also through the third round. Raonic stopped Jiri Vesely in straight sets 7-6, 6-4, 6-1 on the red dirt in the French capital.