30 Jun 2013

Djokovic eases into last 16 at Wimbledon

8:20 am on 30 June 2013

World number one Novak Djokovic stormed into the Wimbledon last 16 with a 6-3 6-2 6-2 win over the Frenchman, Jeremy Chardy.

Djokovic took less than 90 minutes to earn the win as he fired 38 winners, eight aces and committed just three unforced errors.

The Serb will tackle the veteran, Tommy Haas for a place in the quarter-finals, just weeks after he beat the German in the French Open quarter-finals.

Spanish fourth seed David Ferrer beat Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-7 (6-8) 7-6 (7-2) 2-6 6-1 6-2.

The women's 2011 champion, Petra Kvitova, reached the fourth round with a 6-3 2-6 6-3 defeat of Russian 25th seed Ekaterina Makarova.