Novak Djokovic lost the lead in the third game of the match, a lapse which prompted a racquet smash into the Paris dirt followed by a code violation.Djokovic regained his composure and finished off Ernests Gulbis to advance to his 13th Grand Slam final and second at the French Open.
Take a look at Djokovic's bent racquet.
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