French Open: Djokovic into last 8; Wawrinka Gets Murray Date in Semis

Novak Djokovic overcame a terrible start to reach the quarterfinals of the French Open on Wednesday with a 3-6 6-4 6-1 7-5 rain-delayed victory over determined Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.
Back on Court Philippe Chatrier on Wednesday after terrible weather conditions in Paris, the world no 1 won the third set but fell a break behind in the fourth before going on a five-game blitz, finishing off with a forehand volley on his second match point.
Defending champion Stan Wawrinka was too good for Albert Ramos Vinolas as he breezed into the semifinals with a 6-2 6-1 7-6(7) victory.
The Swiss third seed was on top of his game in the opening two rounds, punishing Ramos-Vinolas with his single-handed backhand, and he held on for victory despite a third set charge by the Spaniard.
Andy Murray overcame home favourite Richard Gasquet 5-7 7-6(3) 6-0 6-2 and reached the semifinals.
The second-seeded Briton came back from a set down to overwhelm the only remaining French player with his controlled play and superior fitness.
After blowing away the first set with overuse of the drop shot, the Scotsman won the second on a tiebreak and breezed through the remaining two sets dropping just two games
He will next face defending champion Wawrinka.
Czech seventh seed Tomas Berdych downed Spaniard David Ferrer 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 to set-up a quarterfinal clash against world No 1 Novak Djokovic.
Berdych comes into the tie with just two victories in 25 meetings against the world no 1.

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