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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.

Razzano serves underarm at match point, and misses

PARIS - Virginie Razzano astonished the French Open crowd on Monday when she served underarm on match point, and missed.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 10:33am EDT

Suarez Navarro lurking as dark horse at Roland Garros

PARIS - When potential dark horses were being discussed before this year's French Open the name of Carla Suarez Navarro cropped up frequently and she looked every bit a serious challenger with an easy first round win on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 8:55am EDT

Halep says she's stronger now despite tough opener

PARIS - Last year's runner-up Simona Halep huffed and puffed past Russian Evgeniya Rodina to reach the second round with a 7-5 6-4 win as the French Open began on Sunday, but the Romanian was not concerned by a patchy display.

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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.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 23 May 2015

Rome withdrawal was right decision, says Serena

PARIS - World number one Serena Williams believes she was right to withdraw from the Italian Open to rest a sore elbow and is now ready to start her quest for a 20th grand slam title at the French Open.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 May 2015

Monster draw for Nadal in Paris, Djokovic looms in quarters

PARIS - Rafa Nadal could face world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals of the French Open after Friday's draw handed him the toughest of routes to a possible 10th title.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 May 2015

Sharapova ready to go distance again in Paris

PARIS - Maria Sharapova has hit form at the perfect moment as she eyes a defense of her French Open crown but old nemesis Serena Williams is lurking in the Parisian shadows.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 May 2015

Djokovic battles through to Rome quarter-finals

ROME - Novak Djokovic had to fight back from a set down to beat Thomaz Bellucci and reach the Italian Open quarter-finals on Thursday while Rafa Nadal produced an "almost perfect" display to despatch John Isner.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 14 May 2015

Murray, Serena pull out of Rome Masters

ROME - Andy Murray and Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Thursday ahead of their third-round matches.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 14 May 2015
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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