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All seems normal as Nadal begins pursuit of No 10

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PARIS - The Eiffel Tower was still standing, the River Seine was flowing away to the sea, the traffic clogged the Peripherique and Rafa Nadal still ruled Roland Garros on Tuesday.

Nervy Murray through to second round

PARIS - Andy Murray opened his latest campaign for a first French Open victory with a 6-3 6-3 6-1 win over Argentine Facundo Arguello on Monday.

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Sharapova and Murray show off title credentials

PARIS - Maria Sharapova got back in the groove at her happiest hunting ground while Andy Murray's growing love of clay blossomed as both posted easy first-round wins at the French Open on Monday.

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Homegrown Monfils feels no extra French Open pressure

PARIS - Former world number seven Gael Monfils is not feeling any extra weight of local expectation at the French Open, despite playing his home grand slam with a highest world ranking since a knee injury in 2012.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 May 2015

Outsider Berdych still knocking on door 10 years on

PARIS - Tomas Berdych has been seeded in grand slams for 10 years, yet the Czech, ranked fourth at the French Open, is rarely discussed as a potential champion.

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Colorful Federer's mood darkened despite easy win

PARIS - Roger Federer enlivened a routine day at the office with a violet and pink outfit and a several dabs of brilliance to launch another French Open quest but his mood darkened after a security breach on Sunday.

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Stars aligned as Djokovic chases career slam in Paris

PARIS - Novak Djokovic may never have a better chance to win a maiden French Open title and complete a rare career grand slam.

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Murray can win French after solving clay puzzle: Courier

LONDON - Andy Murray looks like he has solved the puzzle of claycourt tennis and is a serious title challenger at the French Open, according to twice Roland Garros champion Jim Courier.

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Lies will be exposed on court, says honest Nadal

PARIS - One thing that has been consistent about Rafa Nadal's disappointing season so far has been his brutal honesty.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 May 2015

Disrespectful to talk about Nadal's downfall, says Sharapova

PARIS - Predicting Rafa Nadal's downfall as he prepares to try and win a record-extending 10th French Open title is disrespectful to the Spaniard, double Roland Garros champion Maria Sharapova said on Friday.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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