The World No. 3 advances to the third round at the French Open and in doing so wins his 234th Grand Slam match, which is now an all-time record. He surpasses the legendary Jimmy Connors for the most Grand Slam match wins in the Open Era. He is now an astonishing 234-35 (.870 winning percentage) in the 4 major tournaments. What a career!
Here are the all-time Top 5 in the Open Era (since 1968):
- Roger Federer - 234 and counting
- Jimmy Connors - 233
- Andre Agassi - 224
- Ivan Lendl - 222
- Pete Sampras - 203