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In an epic fourth set tiebreaker, Djokovic saved three match points but wasted three set points as Cecchinato became the lowest-ranked man in the semi-finals in Paris since 1999.
The French Open champion has chosen to withdraw from the Queen's Club tournament after being advised to rest before the start of the next Grand Slam.
Forth seed Rafael Nadal proved his critics wrong to lift the French Open title for a record breaking tenth time after thrashing Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in Paris on Sunday.
The Bopanna-Dabrowski pair step in to the semifinals after defeating the Sania-Dodig duo in the French Open on Tuesday.
The injury-plagued South African tennis star is hoping his hamstring strain during the French Open won't impact his participation in tournaments leading up to the Wimbledon.
The seventh seeds upset the second-seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig 6-3 6-4, knocking them out of the mixed doubles tournament.
Sharapova will meet with French Tennis Federation chief Bernard Giudicelli to plead her case for a wild card at Roland Garros.
Djokovic has suffered a worrying dip in form since winning his first French Open and completing the career Grand Slam in June.
Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth suffered a narrow defeat against Lee Hyun Il of Korea in the opening round of the men's singles competition.
Sharapova will not have time to earn enough tournament points to join the Grand Slam tournament in France.
Rio Olympics silver medallist P V Sindhu will look to shrug off the disappointment of last week's second round exit at Denmark Open.