Tennis - Djokovic breezes into US Open third round

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Tennis - Djokovic breezes into US Open third round
Novak Djokovic of Serbia serves to Paul-Henri Mathieu of France during their 2014 US Open men's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center August 28, 2014 in New York. AFP PHOTO/Kena Betancur (AFP Photo/KENA BETANCUR)

- World number one Novak Djokovic breezed into the third round on a blustery day at the US Open on Thursday, defeating France's Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-1, 6-3, 6-0.

Djokovic, the 2011 champion who has played in the last four finals at Flushing Meadows, will face Sam Querrey for a place in the round of 16.

Querrey, one of just three US men to make it into the second round, advanced with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 win over 28th-seeded Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.


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