Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson beat Canadians Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-2 to reach the second round in doubles at the Rogers Cup on Monday night
Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will start his 2018 US Open Series campaign at the Rogers Cup presented by National Bank, an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament in Toronto (August 6-12). The official draw will take place on Friday, August 3. The four-time Canada Open titlist (2007, 2011, 2012, 2016) missed last year’s edition due to elbow injury.
In a remarkable Sunday for Novak Djokovic, the 12th-seeded Serb lifted his fourth Championships trophy. Nole won his 13th Grand Slam title, defeating no.8 seed Kevin Anderson in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6
Nole is one win from a fourth Wimbledon title after beating second seed Rafael Nadal in a five set thriller. The Serbian star won 6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 10-8 to reach his fifth Championships final, having last won the title in 2015
Novak completed efficient 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 victory over unseeded Karen Khachanov to set up a last eight meeting with 24th seed Kei Nishikori. The match lasted one hour and 45 minutes.