Result: Novak Djokovic passes Stanislas Wawrinka test

Novak Djokovic
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Novak Djokovic is through to the Madrid Open quarter-finals with a hard-fought straight-sets victory over Stanislas Wawrinka.

Novak Djokovic has booked his place in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open with a hard-fought victory over Stanislas Wawrinka.

In a tight opening set, world number 26 Wawrinka was able to match Djokovic and force the tie-break.

Both players swapped mini-breaks twice before the Serbian found a third to serve out 7-5.

The world number one took control in the second as two breaks gave him the opportunity to clinch the match.

There was still some fight in Wawrinka as the Swiss broke Djokovic for the first time in the set to give himself a slim chance of a recovery.

However, it only delayed the inevitable as Djokovic served out the match 6-4.

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ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray10,370
2Serbia Novak Djokovic7,445
3Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,445
4Spain Rafael Nadal5,375
5Switzerland Roger Federer5,035
6Canada Milos Raonic4,360
7Austria Dominic Thiem4,145
8Croatia Marin Cilic3,765
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,560
10Alexander Zverev3,150
11Belgium David Goffin3,055
12Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov2,900
13France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,870
14Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,780
15United States Jack Sock2,415
16France Gael Monfils2,365
17Lucas Pouille2,320
18Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,155
19Australia Nick Kyrgios2,155
20Albert Ramos-Vinolas2,065