Result: Novak Djokovic breezes into quarter-finals

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta during their Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament tennis match, on April 17, 2014
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Novak Djokovic sweeps past Pablo Carreno-Busta at the Monte Carlo Masters, dropping just one game on his way into the quarter-finals.

Novak Djokovic dropped just one game as he booked his place in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals this afternoon.

The world number two beat Pablo Carreno-Busta 6-0 6-1 in just 48 minutes.

Djokovic started in good form, rarely needing to find his best tennis as he cruised through the opening set in just over 20 minutes.

There were a couple of occasions when his Carreno-Busta managed to get to 15-30 on the Djokovic serve, but the second seed simply moved up a gear and powered through his opponent.

The underdog started the second set in slightly better form, forcing Djokovic to deuce on one occasion and then finally holding serve to make it 3-1.

He surrendered easily after that though, failing to win a single point in the final three games as Djokovic sprinted towards to finish line and into the next round.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia acknowledges the fans following his victory over Victor Hanescu of Romania during the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 9, 2014
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2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060