Australian Open: Gael Monfils beats Ernests Gulbis to make fourth round
Gael Monfils reached the Australian Open fourth round by beating Latvian qualifier Ernests Gulbis in straight sets.
The 10th seed won 7-6 (7-2) 6-4 6-3 at Melbourne.
Monfils converted five of the nine break points and was far more regulated.
He’ll play fifth seed Dominic Thiem or even Taylor Fritz at the previous 16.