Victory over global No. 16 Khachanov — an opponent who beat him within the 2018 Paris Masters ultimate — palms Djokovic a gathering with both Pablo Carreno Busta or Daniel Altmaier within the ultimate 8.
It additionally way Djokovic will contest his 14th quarterfinal in Paris, a report he stocks with Rafael Nadal.
Each avid gamers had been pre-tournament favorites and seem to be on a collision direction to stand off within the ultimate after Nadal reached the quarters on Sunday. The Spaniard may be but to drop a suite at this yr’s French Open.
On Djokovic’s facet of the boys’s draw, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev additionally booked puts within the quarterfinals with respective victories over Grigor Dimitrov and Marton Fucsovics.
Within the ladies’s draw, Petra Kvitova overcame Zhang Shuai 6-2 6-Four to achieve her first Roland Garros quarterfinal since 2012 the place she’s going to face maiden quarterfinalist Laura Siegemund.