Internazionali BNL d’Italia, Rome, Italy
Top seed Novak Djokovic captured his fourth career Roma Masters title on Sunday in Italy, easing past No. 2 seed Roger Federer 6-4, 6-3. Breaking serve once in each set, Djokovic struck five aces and won 84 percent of his first serve points. Allowing Federer to win only 35 percent of his second serve points, Djokovic improved to 35-2 on the season and heads into Roland Garros the heavy favorite.
Federer, who was bidding for his first-ever title in Roma, dropped to 25-5 in 2015. The Swiss legend will be ranked No. 2 in the field when the draw in Paris is released.
The French Open gets underway on May 24th.