Agencia EFEMay 28, 2013 19:00
Paris, May 28 (EFE).- Serbian world No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated Belgium's David Goffin 7-6 (5), 6-4, 7-5 Tuesday in the first round of the French Open.
Djokovic was pushed hard in a match that went two hours and 13 minutes.
The 26-year-old Djokovic was unable to break Goffin in the first set and did not get a break until the start of the second set, but the Belgian then broke back and pushed the score to 4-4.
Djokovic, who is seeking his first French Open title, got back on track and won.