Photos Du Jour: Rus & Garcia Shine In Paris
Two youngsters brought out their very best on Court Philippe Chatrier on a windy Thursday afternoon.
Published May 26, 2011 12:00
World No.2 Kim Clijsters seemed to have everything in control as she led 63 52 with match point.
Kim Clijsters met Arantxa Rus at the net after suffering a stunning 36 75 61 defeat on Thursday.
Agnieszka Radwanska rallied from a break down in the second set to beat India's Sania Mirza, 62 64.
Petra Kvitova was locked at 4-all with Zheng Jie before completely pulling away for a 64 61 victory.
Heather Watson and Kaia Kanepi left the court after Kanepi beat the British teenager handily, 61 63.
Caroline Garcia was cool, calm and collected as she stormed to a 63 41 lead against Maria Sharapova.
Saying later Maria Sharapova played like a champion, Caroline Garcia lost the match, 36 64 60.
Andrea Petkovic extended her win streak to seven matches with a 76(2) 62 win over Lucie Hradecka.
Victoria Azarenka blew a kiss to the crowd after beating Pauline Parmentier in under an hour, 60 61.
Jarmila Gajdosova reached the third round, a win away from equalling last year's fourth round run.