Spaniard Rafael Nadal won his ninth Roland Garros title when he beat Novak 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 in the French Open final on Sunday.
The French Open final is scheduled on Sunday at 15.00 CET, when Novak Djokovic (2) and Rafael Nadal (1) will meet for a record 42nd time.
The French Open second seed beat Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in three hours and 11 minutes to reach the fourth round in Paris.
The 2014 Roland Garros second seed began his campaign with a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 victory over Joao Sousa of Portugal.
World no.2 and second seed will open his campaign against Joao Sousa (42). It will be their second career meeting.
After winning the first two Masters 1000 events in 2014, Novak comes back to Europe full of confidence ahead of the clay season.