Novak’s record-breaking win in Paris

Novak Djokovic has reached the fourth round of the French Open for a record 12th consecutive year.

The No. 1-seeded Djokovic has not been pushed yet in any match — or any set, really — in Week 1 at Roland Garros. His latest victory was by a 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 score against 93rd-ranked Ricardas Berankis.

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Djokovic’s streak of appearances in the round of 16 in Paris is now one longer than the previous professional era mark for men of 11. That was shared by Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, who both got that far every year from 2005-15.

Djokovic is seeking a second French Open championship and 19th Grand Slam title overall. Nadal and Federer share that record with 20.

Against Berankis, Djokovic never faced a break point and compiled 30 winners to just 18 unforced errors.

Djokovic has dropped a total of 23 games across three matches so far.

He will meet 19-year-old Lorenzo Musetti of Italy for a spot in the quarterfinals.

Fourth-seeded Sofia Kenin remains the highest seed in the women’s draw after rallying to win 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 against American countrywoman Jessica Pegula.

Kenin is chasing her first title at Roland Garros after losing last year’s final to Iga Swiatek.

She clinched victory on her third match point against the 28th-seeded Pegula.

The 22-year-old Kenin won the Australian Open last year for her first and only major title so far.

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