Novak Djokovic defeated nine-time champion Rafael Nadal 7-5, 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday in 2 hours and 26 minutes on Philippe-Chatrier Court. Novak will play vs Andy Murray in the semifinal on Saturday.
"You prepare for this match in the best possible way tactically, mentally, and to get out there and execute
Novak Djokovic defeated Richard Gasquet 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 in two hours at a packed Philippe-Chatrier, extending his winning streak against the Frenchman to nine matches (career H2H 11-1).
Nole broke seven times from 23 opportunities and saved eight of the nine break points he faced to seal the win, improving to
, May 30
N. DJOKOVIC/T. Kokkinakis 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
An interview with:
THE MODERATOR: Questions in English.
Q. At some point in your career you were at Kokkinakis' place, playing a top player on a big stage for the first time. Is it weird for you to be now on the other
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic raised his game Saturday to overcome the challenge of rising Australian teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis, beating the 19 year old 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the Roland Garros fourth round.
Djokovic is on a 25-match winning streak. Since finishing runner-up to Roger Federer in the Dubai final
Novak Djokovic defeated Gilles Muller 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday in 1.46hs.
Nole capitalised on five of the 12 break point opportunities he created and saved three of four break points he faced on Suzanne-Lenglen court, recording his 24th win in a row. Djokovic won 84% of points on his first
Roland Garros 2015. Thursday, May 28
N. DJOKOVIC/G. Muller : 6-1, 6-4, 6-4
Q. How are you feeling with your groin injury, looked like, in the late second set there? How much was that affecting you?
NOVAK DJOKOVIC: Well, thankfully it's nothing major. So it's not concern for the next match, which is
Novak Djokovic defeated Jarkko Nieminen 6-2, 7-5, 6-2 in two hours and three minutes on Tuesday on Philippe-Chatrier Court.
Novak broke twice in the opening set for 6-2. Nieminen took a surprise 5-2 lead in the second set. That brought the best out of Nole, who recovered to win the next
Roland Garros made a cake for him during his press conference on Friday. He joked about not champagne please and give to the journalists some piece of the cake.
Later on he thanked his fans for the birthday wishes with a video:
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Novak met the press in Roland Garros on Friday.
Long after lunchtime in Paris, a journalist, perhaps with a rumbling stomach, tested the top seed by asking: "Do you know of a place here in Paris that serves gluten-free crepes?"
Djokovic played ball, answering: "I don't know, but I know about the
Rafael Nadal retained his No. 1 Ranking and became the first player in history to win nine titles at a major, after his victory over Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 in the Roland Garros final.
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In the first set: Djokovic continued to execute his patterns early and