French Open Day 3: Ash Barty, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Enter round 2

French Open Day 3: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic start their French Open campaign tonite, follow live updates
French Open Day 3: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic start their French Open campaign tonite, follow live updates

French Open Day 3: Ash Barty, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic enter round 2; Djokovic will face off Sandgren tonight- World No.1 Ash Barty and Defending champion Rafael Nadal on Tuesday won their opening round matches to progress to the next round at Roland Garros. Djokovic beat Sandgren to ease into Round 2.

Defending champion Rafael Nadal has defeated Alexei Popyrin in the first round to progress to the second round. He dropped just 2 points in the second set and three in the 1st one but faced stiff competition in the final set. The King of Clay finally won the contest 6-3, 6-2, 7-6.

French Open 2021: Rafael Nadal defeats Alexei Popyrin in three sets, advances to second round

French Open Day 3: World no.1 Ash Barty has defeated B Pera in the opening round of the French Open. The Aussie won the match 6-4, 3-6, 6-2 after losing the second set to the Croatian. 2019 champion dropped just 2 points in the last set to secure her place in round 2 at Roland Garros.

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Djokovic vs Sandgren: Novak Djokovic commenced his campaign with a 6-2 6-4 6-2 win against American Tennys Sandgren.

Djokovic is chasing a 19th major title and looking to narrow the gap to 20-time Grand Slam champions Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, displayed flashes of frustration in the second set but it never looked like a contest as Sandgren was never close.

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