Raonic beats Llodra to reach 3rd round at French Open

Updated: 29 May 2013 23:37 IST

The big-hitting Raonic repeatedly passed Llodra, who charged aggressively but won only 28 of 56 points at the net.

Paris:

Milos Raonic hit 24 aces and defeated Frenchman Michael Llodra in the second round of the French Open, 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2 on Wednesday.

The big-hitting Raonic repeatedly passed Llodra, who charged aggressively but won only 28 of 56 points at the net.

Raonic, a Canadian seeded 14th, earned his 100th tour victory and matched his best result at Roland Garros by reaching the third round.

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