Enjoy some pics and vids of Ryan Harrison on Day 2:

Ryan Harrison

Ryan Harrison

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Unlike yesterday, a lot of women’s tennis for me today at Roland Garros, and a little bit of Rafa.
But first, I would like to congratulate Virginie Razzano for her incredible win over Serena Williams. There is no more deserving player than her. So happy for her.

Like yesterday, I didn’t stick to my plan. Court 2 was already packed at 11 o’ clock, so no Ferrer for me.

On Court 9, Donald Young at practice:

Donald Young

Donld Young

Young lost to Grigor Dimitrov later in the afternoon. He is 2-12 this season.

Donald Young

On Court 11, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Pauline Parmentier:

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
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After watching Haas, Malisse and co at practice, it was time for me to watch some matches!

First, on Court 14: Varvara Lepchenko against Ksenia Pervak. I gave up after 3 games: to hear those two grunting like crazy after a few points, not for me, thanks.

Ksenia Pervak

Ksenia Pervak

Ksenia Pervak

Vavara Lepchenko

For the record, Lepchenko won in 3 disputed sets.
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NB: this is a recap of MY day at Roland Garros, so if you are looking for the complete scores and results, go to the official Roland Garros website, you won’t find it in my recap.

As usual, before going to a tournament, I have a look at the schedule to try to plan the matches I want to watch.
My intention was to watch Lleyton Hewitt on Court 7 for perhaps his last match at Roland Garros, but I didn’t manage to get there early enough, so no Hewitt for me, Court 7 was already full.
So, change of plan, direction court 9, where Philip Kohlschreiber and Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo are practising.
Later in the afternoon Kohlscheiber would win over Matthew Ebden and Ramirez would lose against Milos Raonic.

Court 9: Kohlschreiber and Ramirez Hidalgo

Philipp Kohlschreiber

Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo


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The French Tennis Federation has launched, on the Roland Garros Facebook page, the “Golden Moments” board collecting all the most legendary photos and videos of this competition.
Relive the great moments of the tournament history, from the stadium’s building in 1928 to Rafael Nadal‘s triumphs.

Roland Garros Golden Moments on Facebook

Roland Garros Golden Moments on Facebook