Photos Du Jour: First Week To Second Week
With the round of 16 and quarterfinals on the horizon, the action heated up at Roland Garros.
Published May 29, 2011 12:00
Victoria Azarenka overcame some close early games to beat Roberta Vinci Saturday, 63 62.
After close calls in her first two matches, Li Na cruised through her third round match.
Jarmila Gajdosova pushed Andrea Petkovic to three sets but ultimately succumbed, 62 46 63.
Maria Sharapova met Chan Yung-Jan at the net after beating the Taiwanese qualifier, 62 63.
Arantxa Rus didn't follow up her win over Kim Clijsters, falling to Maria Kirilenko, 61 61.
Vera Zvonareva became the latest Top 3 casualty on Sunday, falling in the fourth round.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova saved set point in the first set and beat Vera Zvonareva, 76(4) 26 62.
Jelena Jankovic clawed back into her match with Francesca Schiavone, taking the second set.
Francesca Schiavone rebounded in the third to edge Jelena Jankovic on Sunday, 63 26 64.
French No.1 Marion Bartoli reached the first French Open quarterfinal of her career Sunday.