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French Open Lookahead: Serena’s 64th Slam 4th Rd; foe’s 1st – Washington, District of Columbia

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Paris (AP) — French Open Overview: LOOKAHEAD TO SUNDAY Serena Williams is playing in 4th place …

Paris (AP) — Overview of the French Open:

LOOKAHEAD TO SUNDAY

Serena Williams will be the 64th in the fourth round of the Grand Slam tournament. Elena Rybakina makes her major debut. They will face Sunday in the French Open quarterfinals. 21-year-old Rybakina recorded her first consecutive win since January. This is the first time he will face Williams next weekend, aiming for his 24th Grand Slam title, the most in history. Former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, who has enjoyed the best of Roland Garros since 2013, will face No. 31 Anastasia Pavruchenkova. No. 2 seed Daniil Medvedev, who started the tournament with a 0-4 record at Roland Garros, appears to have overcome his dislike of clay and will face No. 22 Cristian Garin. No. 5 Stefanos Tsitsipas will face No. 12 Pablo Carreño Busta, and No. 6 Alexander Zverev will face Kei Nishikori.

Sunday forecast

Cloudy. The highest is 75 degrees Fahrenheit (24 degrees Celsius).

Saturday weather

Cloudy. The highest is 70 degrees Fahrenheit (21 degrees Celsius).

Main results on saturday

Women’s Round 3: 4th place Sofia Kenin defeated 28th place Jessica Pegula 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. Barbora Kletikova defeats fifth-placed Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-2. 8th place Iga Swiatek defeats 30th place Anett Kontaveit 7-6 (4), 6-0. Sloane Stephens defeats 18th place Karolina Muchova 6-3, 7-5.

Men’s Third Round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated Ricardas Djokovic 6-1, 6-4, 6-1. 3rd place Rafael Nadal defeated Cameron Norrie 6-3, 6-3, 6-3. No. 8 Roger Federer defeated Dominik Koepfer 7-6 (5), 6-7 (3), 7-6 (4), 7-5. No. 18 Jannik Sinner defeats Mikael Ymer 6-1, 7-5, 6-3. Lorenzo Musetti defeated Marco Cecchinato 3-6, 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

Today’s stats

12 — Novak Djokovic advances to the fourth round at Roland Garros for several consecutive years. This is a record for a professional boy, breaking the previous 11 points shared with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.

Today’s quote

“Well, yes, when it’s easy to win, sometimes,” If I’m leading 3-0, this set will be easy to win .. It’s just natural. But when I’m leading I try not to do that. ”— 2020 French Open Champion Iga Swiatek, who has won 20 consecutive sets at Roland Garros.

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