Djokovic–Murray rivalry

Djokovic gets off to winning start to Wimbledon title defence

LONDON - Serbia's top-ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic is through to the second round at Wimbledon after defeating Argentine Pedro Cachin 6-3, 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) on Monday.

Defending champion Djokovic, who won after two hours and 14 minutes of play, will next face Australian Jordan Thompson, who beat American Brandon Nakashima in the opening round.

Djokovic beats Norrie to advance to Rome quarters

ROME - Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic is through to the quarter-finals of the Rome Masters tournament after defeating Briton Cameron Norrie 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday.

Defending champion Djokovic, who won after an hour and 28 minutes of play, is now 3-0 head-to-head against Norrie.

He will next face the winner of the tie between Dane Holger Rune and Australian Alexei Popyrin.

Djokovic beats Gakhov to advance to Monte Carlo Masters third round

MONTE CARLO - Serbia's Novak Djokovic, the world number one in men's tennis, is through to the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters after defeating Russian Ivan Gakhov 7-6, 6-2 on Tuesday.

Djokovic won after an hour and 47 minutes of play.

On Thursday, the Serbian will face the winner of the all-Italian tie between Lorenzo Musetti and Luca Nardi.

Tornado Djokovic blew away Rublev!

The nine-time champion charged past the sixth-ranked tennis player in the world, Russian Andrei Rublev, in the quarter-finals - 6:1, 6:2, 6:4.
"Very close to the performance of two nights ago," Djokovic said in on court interview. "Cannot be happier with my tennis. Been playing very solid from the back of the court."

"Only my injury is doubted, but when someone else is injured... You know exactly who"

Djokovic has been complaining about problems with the back of his left hamstring since the tournament in Adelaide, and on Monday he won the quarterfinals convincingly.
Djokovic moved into a 13th Melbourne Park quarterfinal with a 6-2, 6-1, 6-2 win in just over two hours at Rod Laver Arena on Monday night, against the Australian Alex de Minaur.