Djokovic, Muguzura, Nadal in action at French Open
ABS-CBN Sports on Jun 04, 2017 05:49 PM
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with ball boys after defeating Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Friday, June 2, 2017 in Paris. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)PARIS (AP) — Defending champions Novak Djokovic and Garbine Muguruza both play Sunday in the fourth round of the French Open, in a packed schedule created by multiple rain postponements.
Djokovic is last on Court Philippe Chatrier, against No. 19 Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain, while the fifth-seeded Muguruza plays No. 13 Kristina Mladenovic of France on Court Suzanne Lenglen after Rafael Nadal plays Spanish compatriot Roberto Bautista Agut.
Seven-time major champion Venus Williams is bidding for a quarterfinal spot against No. 30 Timea Bacsinszky.
Three third-round men's matches are scheduled to resume after rain cancelled play on Saturday afternoon: No. 8 Kei Nishikori against Hyeon Chung, No. 15 Gael Monfils against No. 24 Richard Gasquet, and No. 21 John Isner against Karen Khachanov.