Novak Djokovic has quite simply placed for the quarter finals of the US Open. The Serbian thought in his eighth final in three sets with the Portuguese Joao Sousa, the number 68 of the current ATP-ranking.
Just short of two hours had the 31-year-old Djokovic needed to get rid of his two-years-young Portuguese opponent. Djokovic took advantage of just about all the opportunities that the Portuguese him offered: five of the six breakpunten lead also effective to break number six of the world. The solid service of Djokovic ensured that the Portuguese there is only a single breakpunt opposite could be placed.
That resulted in a smooth victory for Djokovic. The Serb made the match end in three sets: 6-3, 6-4, and again 6-3. Djokovic in his quarter-final against the winner of the match between Roger Federer and the Aussie Millman. If everything runs as expected, in the quarterfinals of an old-fashioned duel between the two rulers of the past decade on the program.