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Patna : Second seed Daniil Medvedev, 25, Russia, and 4th seed Alexander Zverev, 24, Germany, reached the Round of 16 of  ATP Rolex Paris Masters at Paris, france, on November 4, 2021, both winning theirvrespective 2nd round matches in straight sets.

World No 2 Medvedev beat World No 46 Ilya Ivashka, 27, Belarus, 7-5, 6-4 in 90 minutes in 2nd round. Medvedev won 4 break points during the match to 2 by the Belarusian. Both the players served 3 Aces each during the match. Ivashka won 4 games in a row during the match to 3 by Medvedev. The Russian committed 5 double faults to 1 by Ivashka. The Russian, in all, won 67 points to 57 points by Ivashka.

World No 4 Zverev defeated World No 34 Dusan Lajovic, 31, Serbia, 6-3, 7-6 in 1hr 40 minutes  in 2nd round. Zverev hammered 14 Aces during the match to 4 by Lajovic. The German won 3 games in a row during the match to 2 by the Serbian. Zverev  won 2 break points in the match to 1 by Lajovic. The German also won the second set tie-break. Zverev, in all, won 81 points during the match to 67 by the Serbian.