Roger Federer beat Adrian Ungur of Romania 6-3, 6-2, 6-7 (6), 6-3 on Wednesday to break a tie with Jimmy Connors for most career wins at major tournaments in the Open era, with 234th Grand Slam win in French Open 2012.
Roger Federer dropped a set before earning his record-breaking 234th Grand Slam match victory. The 16-time Grand Slam champion is now 234-35 in tennis’ top four tournaments.
Federer is on course for a semifinal showdown against No. 1 Novak Djokovic, who won in straight sets Wednesday.