U.S. Open 2012 Scores: Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova Advance; Laura Robson Pulls Off Upset

On Day 5 of the 2012 U.S. Open on Friday, high seeds Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova both advanced. Laura Robson also pulled off a big upset over No. 9 seed Na Li.

-No. 2 Djokovic, the defending U.S. Open men's singles champion, defeated Rogerio Dutra Silva in straight sets, 6-2, 6-1, 6-2.

-No. 3 Sharapova defeated American Mallory Burdette in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1. Sharapova will face Nadia Petrova in the next round of the tournament.

-Robson, the 18-year-old from Great Britain, defeated Na, 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-2. The upset was Robson's second during her improbable run to the Round of 16. Robson will meet No. 7 seed and defending U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur in the Round of 16.

Visit the tournament's website for more live results from the U.S. Open.

For more on the 2012 U.S. Open, please be sure to check out our Tennis hub and SBNation.com for all the latest news and updates.

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