French Open 2018: Day 4 – Match Highlights
Match performances and excitement in the French Open 2018 are increasing day by day as many great players like Djokovic and Serena were seen in good form today.
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Allsportspk presents you the highlights of the 4th day of the French Open 2018 happened on Wednesday which are as follows:
Men’s Tennis Highlights
Match: Alexander Zverev Vs Dusan Lajovic
Result: Alexander Zverev defeated Dusan Lajovic at the French Open by 6-2, 5-7, 6-4, 1-6, 2-6.
- Alexander and Dusan both players showed their dazzling performance today against each other at French Open 2018.
- Both players were winning the sets one by one but Alexander managed to win the last two set by 6-1, 2-6 and won the match.
- Now the German star will face the Bosnian Tennis player Damir Dzumhur in the round of 32.
Match: Novak Djokovic Vs Jaume Munar
Result: Novak Djokovic defeated Jaume Munar at the French Open 2018 by 7-6(7-1), 6-4, 6-4.
- It was a fight between the former world number one,Djokovic, and the 21 years old Jaume Munar. A thrilling match was witnessed by the crowd.
- In the first set, both the players tried to beat each other and nobody wasn’t sure who will win it. But, Novak won the 1st set on tie.
- After that, Novak gave his best in the next two sets and won it in a rhythm 6-4, 6-4.
- Novak made it to the round of 32 where he will be facing Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain.
Match: Pablo Carreno Busta Vs Federico Delbonis
Result: Pablo Carreno Busta defeated Federico Delbonis at the French Open 2018 by 7-6(0), 7-6(2), 3-6, 6-4.
- Pablo Carreno of Spain and Federico Delbonis of Argentina, both gave each other a tough fight in all the sets.
- The first two sets were worth-watching as both the sets were decided on a tie and eventually Pablo won them.
- Although, Federico won the third set by 6-3 but the Spaniard couldn’t took any chance to lose the next set and he won it by 6-4.
- Pablo Carreno will now play against the Italian Marco Cecchinato in his next round.
Match: Cameron Norrie Vs Lucas Pouille
Result: Cameron Norrie defeated Lucas Pouille by 6-2, 6-4, 5-7.
- Cameron Norrie of British and number 2nd UK Tennis player after Kyle Edmund was set to face Lucas Pouille in the French Open.
- Lucas Pouille of France put up a good fight against the British star but his luck wasn’t today with him.
- Cameron won the first two sets but Lucas managed to win the third so he could be safe in the tournament.
- As soon as the 4th set was about to start, a problem occurred with lights because they were fading, so the match was suspended due to it.
Match: Grigor Dimitrov Vs Jared Donaldson
Result: Grigor Dimitrov defeated Jared Donaldson by 6-7(2), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 10-8.
- What a match it was between the two Tennis professionals as the winner of the match was decided on the 17th game of the match.
- Both the players looked quite in form as they were winning sets one by one.
- But Grigor sealed the victory by winning the last two sets of the match and made it to the next round.
- The Bulgarian, Grigor Dimitrov, won his 50th Grand Slam win by reaching the 3rd round(Round of 32) for the 3rd time.
- Now, Dimitrov will face the Spaniard Fernando Verdasko in his next round.
Match: Kei Nishikori Vs Benoit Paire
Result: Kei Nishikori defeated Benoit Paire by 6-3, 2-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3.
- Benoit Paire was the home favourite to win this match but to his surprise Nishikori made it to the third round.
- Although, losing the first set to Kei, Benoit won the next two sets by putting up a good fight against the Japanese.
- But Kei didn’t lose hope and struggled hard to win the next sets which he did and won the match.
- Kei will play against the Frenchmen Gilles Simon in the round of 32.
Match: David Goffin Vs Corentin Moutet
Result: David Goffin defeated Corentin Moutet by 7-5, 6-0, 6-1.
- A clinical display was given by the Belgian, David Goffin, as he won all the three sets.
- The first set was tough for David but he managed to win it from 7-5.
- Corentin didn’t stand against the Belgian in the next two sets as he defeated him with a big margin of 6-0 and 6-1.
- The Belgian will now face Gael Monfils of France in the round of 32.
Women’s Tennis Highlights
Match: Caroline Wozniacki Vs Georgina Garcia Perez
Result: Caroline Wozniacki defeated Georgina Garcia Perez by 6-1, 6-0 .
- An absolute display of beauty by the Danish professional, Caroline Wozniacki, as she finished the match in just 51 minutes.
- Caroline defeated the Spaniard Georgina in the first set by 6-1 but she just didn’t stopped there.
- Wozniacki continued to beat her opponent and eventually won the second set by 6-0.
- Caroline will now be playing against Pauline Parmentier of France in the round of 32.
Match: Sloane Stephens Vs Magdalena Frech.
Result: Sloane Stephens defeated Magdalena Frech by 6-2, 6-2 .
- Sloane Stephens, the U.S champion, won in a rhythm 6-2, 6-2 from the Polish Tennis player Magdalena.
- It was a comfortable win for the American as she didn’t have to face a breakpoint and won in just an hour.
- Sloane will now face Camila Giorgi of Italy in her next round.
Match: Pauline Parmentier Vs Alize Cornet
Result: Pauline Parmentier defeated Alize Cornet by 6-7, 6-4, 6-2 .
- It was a long lasting match that went on three hours as Pauline won the match in the end.
- Although, Pauline lost the first set to Alize but she didn’t lose hope and sealed the victory by winning the next two sets.
- Pauline will now play against Caroline Wozniacki in the round of 32.
Match: Daria Kasatkina Vs Kirsten Flipkens
Result: Daria Kasatkina defeated Kirsten Flipkens by 6-3, 6-3.
- Kirsten struggled hard against the Russian star Daria but failed to make it to the next round.
- Daria beat Kirsten in a rhythm 6-3, 6-3 like Sloane did to Magdalena in the second round.
- Daria will now face Maria Sakkari of Greece in the round of 32.
These were the highlights of today’s French Open. Do join allsportspk as soon as possible so that you can see the French Open 2018 day 5.
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