Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Luxembourg's Gilles Muller during their second round tennis match at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tournament in Paris on November 2, 2016. / AFP / MIGUEL MEDINA
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World No. 1 Novak Djokovic marched into the last 16 of the Paris Masters Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Luxembourg's Gilles Muller.Djokovic needed four set points before claiming the opener, with the Serb then breaking at 4-all in the second to extend his Paris winning streak to 16 matches.Djokovic, 29, must reach the final in the French capital to guarantee he extends his 122-week reign at the top of the rankings, with Andy Murray rapidly closing in on the Serb.Thiem has won four titles this season and reached the semifinals of the French Open, but his subsequent dip in form could prove costly with five players still fighting for the remaining two London berths.Marin Cilic, a winner in Basel at the weekend, further bolstered his chances of playing at the November 13-20 event by defeating compatriot Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (7), 6-2 .
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