Djokovic reaches quarter-finals of Shanghai Open

Last Updated: Oct 11 2018 17:15

TENNIS- Novak Djokovic thrashed Italian Marco Cecchinato 6-4, 6-0 to enter the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Open on Thursday.

Djokovic will play South Africa’s Kevin Anderson or the Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas in the quarter-finals.

21-year-old Alexander Zverev defeated Australia’s new no 1, teenager Alex de Minaur, 6-1, 6-4 to set up a match against Briton number one Kyle Edmund who edged past Chile’s Nicolas Jarry 7-6 (7/5), 6-3.