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Serena, Venus Up Thursday at French Open; Muguruza Mows French Wildcard

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"It was not an easy match, especially playing a French player at home," said Muguruza after beating Georges, who is ranked outside the Top 200.

Andy Murray Admits, He’s Gotten Out Of Jail

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Andy Murray knows he's a lucky man to still be in the French Open.

Andy Murray misfires as he is taken to five-sets by unknown wildcard and only just progresses to French Open third round

MIKE DICKSON: Andy Murray was playing inside a packed, sometimes frenzied stadium but there were times when you felt like sending out a search party for him.

Paris match points: Nick Kyrgios shunned to tiny court number six but Australian still wins in straight sets

The rain that came at the beginning of the week at Roland Garros has resulted in a host of scheduling difficulties, with first-round matches only completed at 2pm. By that time some players

Murray Muddles Through Again in 5 At French Open! Djokovic, Nadal On Thursday

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"You can't play too many matches like this if you want to go far in this tournament," said Murray, who may have already done himself in after more than seven hours on court in two matches.

French Open 2016: Wednesday Results, Highlights, Scores Recap from Roland Garros

Andy Murray survived a five-set marathon for the second straight round as seeded players dominated the proceedings Wednesday at the 2015 French Open. Fellow top-five seeds Stan Wawrinka and Kei Nishikori advanced with far less drama. On...Show More Summary

French Open 2016 Results: Winners, Scores, Stats from Wednesday Singles Bracket

Second seed Andy Murray was pushed to the limit again on Wednesday, as he needed five sets to overcome a determined Mathias Bourgue in Round 2 at the French Open. The Scot was down in sets by 2-1 at one point in the contest, as his opponent capitalised on frailties that were on show in Murray’s last match with Radek Stepanek. Show More Summary

Andy Murray vs. Mathias Bourgue: Score and Reaction from 2016 French Open

After narrowly escaping with a five-set victory in the first round of the French Open, No. 2-seeded Andy Murray pulled off another Houdini act in the second round on Wednesday by defeating Mathias Bourgue 6-2, 2-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3. Murray's...Show More Summary

Andy Murray avoids humiliating French Open second round defeat by world No 164 Mathias Bourgue in five-set thriller

MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Murray suffered a dramatic collapse in form to let the Frenchman back into the match before winning 6-2, 2-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 in over three and a half hours.

French Open 2016 Schedule: Replay TV Coverage, Live Stream for Wednesday's Draw

After some big upsets in both draws in Round 1, it's clear we can't overlook any matchups at the French Open. Angelique Kerber and Victoria Azarenka were the big losers on Day 3, but there were plenty of more vulnerable stars on Day 4 with nine of the top 10 seeds in action between the men's and women's draws. Show More Summary

Kyle Edmund crashes to straight-sets defeat by John Isner in French Open second round

Edmund had done very well to come through a physical contest with Georgian qualifier Nikoloz Basilashvili in the first round, but this was a big step up in class against the American.

Andy Murray eyes smoother ride at the French Open as he gears up for another day of action against wild card Mathias Bourgue

Andy Murray will hope for less drama on and off the court at the French Open on Wednesday. The world No 2 will play for the third day in a row when he takes on French wild card Mathias Bourgue.

French Open 2016: Americans with the Best Chance of Reaching Week 2

Americans in Paris? French Open 2016 has quickly thinned out ATP and WTA tennis pros like unwanted tourists. The survivors will have a tough time reaching the second week, especially on the men’s tour where only three of 10 players won...Show More Summary

Will Serena Williams Get Another Real Rival Before She Retires?

Serena Williams leads a lonely, rival-less life atop the WTA Tour. She took up residence at No. 1 more than three years ago. Many players insist they wish to reside there too. Yet, for one reason or another, they never arrive. Williams has been playing professional tennis for 20 years. Show More Summary

Emotional Murray Through in Tester; Wed. French Open Preview

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"Second and third sets were really good," said Djokovic, who will next face Steve Darcis. "I thought I found my rhythm. First set was up and down. But I'll take the positives out of it, and I'm hoping I can progress as the tournament goes on."

Maria Sharapova takes her mind further off doping scandal by launching Sugarpova Chocolate range in Chicago as she misses French Open in Paris

Maria Sharapova may well be missing out on the red clay courts of Roland Garros this week but she hasn't allowed that to stop her promoting her confectionery business Sugarpova in Chicago.

Andy Murray insists he still has a 'good relationship' with Amelie Mauresmo despite former coach's 'complex' claims

MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Andy Murray described beating a 37-year-old qualifier as potentially one of the most important wins of his career.

Jo Konta admits feeling like 'Bambi' during French Open first-round exit as Laura Robson suffers Roland Garros defeat too 

MIKE DICKSON AT ROLAND GARROS: Jo Konta says she put her stunning Australian Open performance behind her as soon as she stepped on the plane to fly away from the country of her birth.

Serena Williams through after Magdalena Rybarikova win as Victoria Azarenka and Angelique Kerber crash out of French Open

Serena Williams made a blistering start to the defence of her French Open title and saw potential rivals Victoria Azarenka and Angelique Kerber fall at the first hurdle.

Eugenie Bouchard reveals overcoming an eating disorder as Victoria Azarenka exits French Open in tears - Paris match points

PARIS MATCH POINTS: Eugenie Bouchard, a 6-2, 6-2 winner over Germany's Laura Siegemund on Tuesday, says she has beaten an eating disorder brought on by 'a lot of nerves'.

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