The Serbian top seed cruised to a 6-0, 6-3, 6-4 third-round win against countryman Miomir Kecmanovic at the grass-court major. He will take on Dutch wild card Tim van Rijthoven on Sunday.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic began his quest for a seventh Wimbledon title with a hard-fought four-set win over South Korean Kwon Soon-woo under the Centre Court roof - 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.
The reigning champion defeated Aljaz Bedene 6-3, 6-3, 6-2, to move into the fourth round in Paris. Novak will next play no.15 seed Diego Schwartzman (6-0 H2H record).
Djokovic earned a straight-set first round win in his quest to defend the French Open crown. The top seed beat Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 6-3, 6-1, 6-0 in one hour and 58 minutes. He next faces Alex Molcan (SVK, ATP #38), who is coached by Marian Vajda.
Novak eased into the second round of the Gentleman's singles, after coming back from a set down to beat wild card Jack Draper 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-2.
In just 91 minutes inside RLA, the top seed and defending champion made a statement behind a 6-3, 6-1, 6-2 victory over Jeremy Chardy.
Novak's US Open title defence came to a halt on Sunday when the Serb retired from his fourth-round match against Stan Wawrinka. The Swiss led, 6-4, 7-5, 2-1, when the top seed stopped due to a left shoulder injury. They were facing off for the first time since the 2016 US Open final.
Novak continued his good run on Parisian clay as he defeated Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6 (5), 6-1, 6-3 to reach the last 8.
The second seed moved into the French Open R4 for the 11th time with a five-set win over Diego Schwartzman.