Novak Djokovic (Photo Credits-IANS)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia won the second round of the men’s singles at the Italian Open on Wednesday. Djokovic defeated Italy’s Salvatore Cariuso 6-3 6-2 in straight sets. The match lasted for one hour and 24 minutes.
Djokovic, the world’s No.1 player, was recently dismissed for hitting the line judge at the US Open.
The ATP website quoted Djokovic as saying, “It was a good test for me. I am very happy with the way I handled myself at crucial moments. I kept the match under control. The way on the clay court I’m happy with the points I took. “