Perfect 10 as Roger Federer Makes US Open Last 16

Updated: 06 September 2015 00:22 IST

Roger Federer defeated Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber for the 10th time in 10 meetings.

Perfect 10 as Roger Federer Makes US Open Last 16
Roger Federer celebrates a point against Philipp Kohlschreiber. © AFP

New York:

Five-time champion Roger Federer defeated Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber for the 10th time in 10 meetings to reach the US Open last 16 on Saturday.

The world number two claimed a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 victory to set up a clash againsy either US 13th seed John Isner or Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic for a place in the quarter-finals.

Federer's only setback was dropping serve for the first time since Wimbledon when 31-year-old Kohlschreiber broke in the fourth game of the second set and first game of the third.

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