Rafael Nadal def Richard Gasquet
Score- 6-3, 6-2, 6-2
The world no.1 and the tournament favorite Nadal Cruises past Gasquet in the third round of the French Open on day 7. Nadal was absolutely flawless as he won the match in straight sets.
Post-match Nadal was asked by a reporter to play a rally with one of the ball boys, who she claimed was the biggest Nadal fan.
Nadal will meet 70th ranked germen Maximilian Marterer in the fourth round of the tournament.
J.M.Del Potro def A.R.Vinolas
Score- 7-5, 6-4, 6-1
In another high profile match world no. 6 Del Potro def Vinolas in straight sets, moving into the round of sixteen with ease. The Argentinian shown tremendous control and composure on the court to move past his opponent with a breeze.
Del Potro will now meet the six foot 10 big server from USA, John Isner, in the fourth round of the tournament.
Serena Williams def Julia Goerges
Score- 6-3, 6-4
Making a return after pregnancy does not seem to be a difficult task at all for the 23 times grand slam champion Serena Williams, as she breezes into the fourth round by beating Goerges in straight sets.
She will meet Sharapova in the fourth round in a blockbuster of a match.
Maria Sharapova def Karolina Pliskova
Score- 6-2, 6-1
Sharapova stunned the 6th seeded Pliskokova as she dominated the match on the 7th day of the tournament. The Russian has been in sublime form since the beginning of the tournament playing with her familiar aggressive style that she is known for.
Sharapova will meet Serena Williams in the fourth round.
Garbine Muguruza def Samantha Stosur
Score- 6-0, 6-2
The number 3 seeded Spaniard cruised past the third round in just over an hour. Muguruza played in sublime form to outclass Samantha Stosur in straight sets.
Muguruza will meet Lesia Tsurenko in the fourth round of the tournament.
Some other results:
F.Fognini def K.Edmund 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4
D.Goffin def G.Monfils 6-7, 6-3, 4-6, 7-4, 6-3
M.Cilic def S.Johnson 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
D.Schwartzman def B.Coric 7-5, 6-3, 6-3
A.Kerber def K.Bertens 7-6, 7-6