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Del Potro out of Rogers Cup with wrist injury

Djokovic was seeded ninth in Toronto.

Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas has sent Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic packing in the third round of the Rogers Cup in Canada with a stunning 6-3 6-7 (7-5) 6-3 win on Thursday. The Serb had seven aces and never faced a break point in the 1-hour, 25-minute match that just beat the afternoon rain.

"I thought I served well in the moments when I really need it and I was looking for the first serve", said Djokovic. Overall my game was so-and-so.

Nadal, playing for the first time since a five-set loss to Djokovic in the Wimbledon semifinals, topped France's Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3 at night after a series of rain delays.

Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas set up a round of 16 showdown with Djokovic by knocking off seventh-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-3 7-6 (8-6).

German second seed Alexander Zverev, the victor last week in Washington, beat American Bradley Klahn 6-4 6-4 while fourth-seeded South African Kevin Anderson edged Russia's Evgeny Donskoy 4-6 6-2 7-6 (7-0).

Rafa Nadal hits a return to Benoit Paire on his way to a routine 6-2 6-3 win that secured his place the third round.

Khachanov beat eighth-seeded John Isner of the United States 7-6 (5), 7-6 (1), and Haase topped Canadian Denis Shapovalov 7-5, 6-2.

Meanwhile, third seed Juan Martin del Potro was forced to withdraw prior to his opening match due to a left wrist injury.

"Sorry to my fans in Toronto, but I have to pull out of the tournament since my left wrist needs some days of rest", Del Potro said in a tweet.

The 32-year-old will bid for the quarter-finals here for the first time since 2015 when he plays Stan Wawrinka, who staged another fightback in three sets, beating Marton Fucsovics 1-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (12/10).

The Argentine, who looked to be in good form after reaching the final last week in Los Cabos, was replaced in the draw by Russian veteran Mikhail Youzhny.

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