Never been a better opportunity for Genie Bouchard to win her first tournament.
The German Kohlschreiber must play both his quarter-final and semi-final match today, if he hopes to stay alive.
Milos Raonic, who had tentatively been entered in Nice (always a good backup to have if things don’t roll the right way at the Masters 1000s), is quite understandably taking the week off.
The sky was … BLUE Thursday morning. Everyone at Roland Garros was flat-out blinded. And they should get back on track with the schedule. Right?
PARIS – Gabriela Dabrowski through to the second round
Nice looks like the place to be Thursday.
Evening match for Bouchard in Nürnberg.
PARIS – Rome champ Novak Djokovic hit Court Philippe Chatrier Wednesday for a light practice.
PARIS – Shut down because of persistent rain at 5-4 in the first set Tuesday night, Frank Dancevic came back Wednesday and dispatched Agustin Velotti of Argentina 7-5, 6-4 in his first-round qualifying match at the French Open.
PARIS – Aleksandra Wozniak had no trouble getting by Melanie Klaffner of Austria Wednesday in her first-round French Open qualifying match.
PARIS – The men still had some unfinished business left over from Tuesday. They got through most of it.
Ernests Gulbis takes flight. And a potentially fascinating encounter between Americans John Isner and Jack Sock.