Canadian Milos Raonic is ranked fifth overall in men’s tennis. In his third round match today, he faced 29th ranked Simon Gilles of France. Raonic defeated Gilles in five sets (4-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2, 7-5). He has advanced to the fourth round at Roland Garros, where he awaits the winner of the match between Marcel Granollers and Martin Klizan. Here is the match point:
Match summaries of great detail can be found here. They are pretty cool, and include some stuff like what you see below:
Raonic had 19 aces but for the most part, the match was pretty even.
Other winners in men’s tennis today included Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Ernests Gulbis, John Isner, and Tomas Berdych.