Italian Open: Djokovic moves to semifinals


Rome: Serbian tennis sensation Novak Djokovic has moved to the semifinals of the Italian Open after overpowering Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro.

World number 2 defeated his Argentine rival 6-1, 6-4, after the game was suspended on Friday due to torrential rain, reports Efe.

Djokovic is to play the semi-final later on Saturday against Austrian Dominic Thiem, world no. 7, who defeated Spaniard Rafael Nadal on Friday. On Friday, the match was suspended due to heavy rain after Djokovic had grabbed a 6-1, 1-2 lead over the Argentine.

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