27 May '11, 11pm

French Open match suspended by darkness: Roger Federer cruised into the French Open last 16 on Friday but th...

French Open match suspended by darkness: Roger Federer cruised into the French Open last 16 on Friday but th...

French Open match suspended by darkness Federer, the 2009 champion and playing in his 46th consecutive Grand Slam tournament, disposed of Serbian 29th seed Janko Tipsarevic 6-1, 6-4, 6-3. The third seed and 2009 champion will face close friend and Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka for a place in the quarter-finals. Wawrinka, the 14th seed, recovered from two sets to love down, and was just two points from defeat in a third set tiebreak, before beating 17th-seeded Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6, 6-7 (3/7), 7-6 (7/5), 6-2, 6-3. That four-hour epic forced the clash between second seed Djokovic and former US Open champion Del Potro onto Suzanne Lenglen court, but the eagerly-awaited tie will finish Saturday because of its late evening start. Djokovic claimed the first set 6-3 thanks to a break in the fourth game which had given him a 3-1 lead. But the big Argentine, a semi...

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