French Open 2011, Day 8: Roger Federer Advances, Vera Zvonareva Falls

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French Open 2011 Results: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer Advance; Ferrer-Monfils To Be Completed Monday

Day 8 of the 2011 French Open is complete, and there were no surprises on the men's side. Both Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer advanced to the quarterfinals. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova upset No. 3 Vera Zvonareva on Court Philippe Chatrier. The match between David Ferrer and Gael Monfils was suspended and will be completed on Monday.

Court Philippe Chatrier
No. 14 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova def. No. 3 Vera Zvonareva, 7-6 (4) 2-6 6-2
No. 3 Roger Federer def. No. 14 Stanislas Wawrinka, 6-3 6-2 7-5
No. 2 Novak Djokovic def. No. 13 Richard Gasquet, 6-4 6-4 6-2
No. 11 Marion Bartoli def. Gisela Dulko, 7-5 1-0 Ret.

Court Suzanne Lenglen
Fabio Fognini def. Albert Montanes, 4-6 6-4 3-6 6-3 11-9
No. 5 Francesca Schiavone def. No. 10 Jelena Jankovic, 6-3 2-6 6-4
No. 7 David Ferrer vs. No. 9 Gael Monfils, 4-6 6-2 5-7 2-0 Susp.

Court 1
No. 13 Svetlana Kuznetsova def. No. 28 Daniela Hantuchova, 6-7 (6) 6-3 6-2
Stubbs/Melo def. Zheng/Bupathi, 4-6 6-3 [10-7]
Mirnyi/Nestor def. Kas/Peya, 6-3 6-4
Mirza/Vesnina def. Martinez Sanchez/Garriques, 6-1 6-4
Llodra/Zimonjic def. Cermak/Polasek, 6-3 6-2

Court 2
Bracciali/Starace def. Fisher/Huss, 6-4 6-2
King/Shvedova def. Chan/Niculescu, 2-6 6-3 6-4
Petrova/Rodionova def. Goerges/Petkovic, 6-3 6-4
Gajdosova/Bellucci def. Peschke/Qureshi, 6-4 6-4
Lindstedt/Tecau def. Benneteau/Mahut, 6-2 6-4

Court 3
Cabal/Schwank def. Aspelin/Hanley, 6-4 6-7 (7) 6-3
Lipsky/Ram def. Brown/Kohlmann, 6-3 6-2
Azarenka/Kirilenko def. Krajicek/Safarova, 7-5 6-3
Dellacqua/Lipsky def. Chan/Butorac, 6-3 2-6 [10-6]


French Open 2011 Results: Novak Djokovic Keeps On Rolling, Earns Quarterfinals Berth

Novak Djokovic just keeps on winning. And so far, the streaking Serbian has run into little resistance at the 2011 French Open.

Djokovic punched his ticket to the second week of the Roland Garros fortnight with a dominant fourth round victory over Frenchman Richard Gasquet. Djokovic, who has yet to lose in 2011, dispatched Gasquet 6-4, 6-4, 6-2, hitting 33 winners to Gasquet's 16 and winning 89% of his first serve points.

Djokovic moves on to the quarterfinals, where he might have an even easier time. His quarterfinal opponent, Italy's Fabio Fognini, needed five sets and an extended fifth-set tiebreaker to beat Albert Montanes in the fourth round, and sustained a mysterious injury in that deciding fifth set. At full strength, Fognini would appear to be little trouble for Djokovic, the world's hottest player; with an injury and fatigued, he might be blown off the court in embarrassingly short order.

You can view the full match results at the official Roland-Garros website. Stay tuned to this StoryStream for updated results.


French Open 2011 Results: Roger Federer Moves On To Quarterfinals

Day 8 of the 2011 French Open is well underway, and one familiar name moved on to the quarterfinals by making quick work of a countryman. Third-seeded Roger Federer defeated fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka, 6-3, 6-2, 7-5, to move on to the second week at Roland Garros.

Federer hit 32 winners and converted five of his six break points against Wawrinka, and made quick work of his fourth round opponent, winning his three sets in one hour and 46 minutes.

Federer has made the quarterfinals at the French Open in each trip to Roland Garros since 2005. But in 2010, he bowed out at the quarterfinal stage, his earliest exit since 2004.

Elsewhere at Roland Garros, Anastasia Pavyluchenkova upset third-seeded Vera Zvonareva, 7-6 (4), 2-6, 6-2, and Fabio Fognini moved on to the quarterfinals with a marathon 4-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 11-9 victory over Albert Montanes.

You can view the full match results at the official Roland-Garros website. Stay tuned to this StoryStream for updated results.


French Open TV Schedule 2011: Sunday Schedule, Live Scores And Online Stream Information

Sunday at Roland Garros marks the beginning of the fourth-round of the 2011 French Open as the field has been cut to just 16 on both the men's and women's sides. Once again, the Tennis Channel and NBC will split the coverage, beginning at 5 a.m. on the East Coast. Coverage runs all day, with NBC picking up the back-half of the action at 12 p.m. EDT.

5 a.m. - 12 p.m.: Round of 16 (Tennis Channel)
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.: Round of 16 (NBC)

Matches can be viewed online at the Tennis Channel's free live stream and live scores can be found throughout the day at Roland Garros' official website.

Second-seeded Novak Djokovic takes on Richard Gasquet in the third match of the day on Court Philippe Chatrier. Prior to Djokovic's match, Roger Federer takes the court in his round of 16 match with Stanislas Wawrinka. Francesca Schiavone is also in action as she takes on Jelena Jankovic on Court Suzanne Lenglen

Court Philippe Chatrier
No. 3 Vera Zvonareva vs. No. 14 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
No. 14 Stanislas Wawrinka vs. No. 3 Roger Federer
No. 13 Richard Gasquet vs. No. 2 Novak Djokovic
No. 11 Marion Bartoli vs. Gisela Dulko

Court Suzanne Lenglen
Fabio Fognini vs. Albert Montanes
No. 10 Jelena Jankovic vs. No. 5 Francesca Schiavone
No. 7 David Ferrer vs. No. 9 Gael Monfils
No. 28 Daniela Hantuchova vs. No. 13 Svetlana Kuznetsova

Stay tuned to this StoryStream for results from Day 7 of the French Open 2011 as matches are completed.

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