Red clay goes 'green' in $400M Roland Garros revamp

Red clay goes 'green' in $400M Roland Garros revamp

Red clay goes 'green' in $400M Roland Garros revamp

John Isner has reached the second round at the French Open, defeating Jordan Thompson of Australia 6-3, 4-6, 7-6, 6-3. "You have to focus on every point to beat a player like Tsonga".

"It was a very hard match against a really tough opponent like Jo".

A recent ankle injury didn't appear to be troubling the No. 3 seed as Halep raced to a 6-2, 6-3 victory in just 67 minutes. It's going to be a tough match.

"It was really hard for me previous year", Nadal said.

The fourth-seeded Muguruza is trying to avoid becoming the first reigning champion at Roland Garros to lose in the second round since 2014, when she upset Serena Williams at that stage. The 21-year-old Russian had 12 aces against Berdych and set up a big server contest.

The day's other highlights included Argentine Juan Martin del Potro's successful return to Paris after a five-year hiatus.

The match was suspended on Monday because of darkness after the players split the first two sets.

Fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina hit a crosscourt forehand victor on match point to win the first match on Court Suzanne Lenglen and seal her spot in the second round of the French Open. "I only had a week practice, so I am just very happy to be in the third round".

House spurns attempt to unlock Louisiana budget restrictions
The special session will convene at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 8, 2017, and it must adjourn by midnight on Monday, June 19, 2017. If this budget makes its way through the process, the need for a special session this summer will be greatly diminished.

Serena was at Roland Garros on Wednesday, watching her older sister beat Kurumi Nara of Japan. And I can tell you it's very rare to play with stands full from the first-round to the final, " Tsonga said post-match.

Marin Cilic advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Konstantin Kravchuk 6-3, 6-2, 6-2.

- Murray, who has had an underwhelming year so far and was struck down by illness last week, hit 29 winners during the match and was helped out by Kuznetsov making 45 unforced errors.

The Australian lost 6-4, 6-0, 6-2 first-round loss to the tournament's sixth seed, Dominic Thiem. The road will not get any easier at the 2017 French Open.

The seventh-seeded British player lost to 109th-ranked Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan 1-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4. She defeated Elise Mertens, 6-3, 6-1 to advance to round four.

Johnson, who is seeded No. 25, has never been past the third round at Roland Garros.

In the women's draw, No. 3 Simona Halep is up against Jana Cepelova, and No. 5 Elina Svitolina plays Yaroslava Shvedova.

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