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Photos Du Jour: Straight Outta Strasbourg

Just a few days after conquering Strasbourg, Alizé Cornet came right to Roland Garros and kept on winning. And fellow Frenchwomen Marion Bartoli and Kristina Mladenovic had a good day too.

Published May 29, 2013 12:00

Kimiko Date-Krumm got her match in with Sam Stosur before the rains hit Roland Garros on Tuesday.
Kimiko Date-Krumm got her match in with Sam Stosur before the rains hit Roland Garros on Tuesday.
So did Mariana Duque-Mariño, who - excuse the pun - stormed past Kristyna Pliskova, 62 60.
So did Mariana Duque-Mariño, who - excuse the pun - stormed past Kristyna Pliskova, 62 60.
Next up for Duque-Mariño is the French No.1, who left it all out there on Court Philippe Chatrier...
Next up for Duque-Mariño is the French No.1, who left it all out there on Court Philippe Chatrier...
Marion Bartoli battled back from 5-3 down in the third set to beat Olga Govortsova, 76(8) 46 75.
Marion Bartoli battled back from 5-3 down in the third set to beat Olga Govortsova, 76(8) 46 75.
Govortsova had two match points in that 5-3 game, missing a forehand into the net on the first one.
Govortsova had two match points in that 5-3 game, missing a forehand into the net on the first one.
Bartoli saved the second match point by hitting a massive forehand return winner up the line.
Bartoli saved the second match point by hitting a massive forehand return winner up the line.
Jelena Jankovic also pulled off a big comeback in her 64 76(7) victory over Daniela Hantuchova.
Jelena Jankovic also pulled off a big comeback in her 64 76(7) victory over Daniela Hantuchova.
Jankovic clawed her way back from 5-0 down in the second set and saved six set points along the way.
Jankovic clawed her way back from 5-0 down in the second set and saved six set points along the way.
French No.2 Alizé Cornet joined Bartoli in the second round with a win over Maria Joao Koehler.
French No.2 Alizé Cornet joined Bartoli in the second round with a win over Maria Joao Koehler.
Cornet came back from 4-1 down to win the first set and ended up cruising to victory, 75 62.
Cornet came back from 4-1 down to win the first set and ended up cruising to victory, 75 62.
And the French No.3, Kristina Mladenovic, held off a late surge from Lauren Davis to win, 60 75.
And the French No.3, Kristina Mladenovic, held off a late surge from Lauren Davis to win, 60 75.
No.16 seed Dominika Cibulkova won under fading light as the first round continued at Roland Garros.
No.16 seed Dominika Cibulkova won under fading light as the first round continued at Roland Garros.
  • Kimiko Date-Krumm got her match in with Sam Stosur before the rains hit Roland Garros on Tuesday.
  • So did Mariana Duque-Mariño, who - excuse the pun - stormed past Kristyna Pliskova, 62 60.
  • Next up for Duque-Mariño is the French No.1, who left it all out there on Court Philippe Chatrier...
  • Marion Bartoli battled back from 5-3 down in the third set to beat Olga Govortsova, 76(8) 46 75.
  • Govortsova had two match points in that 5-3 game, missing a forehand into the net on the first one.
  • Bartoli saved the second match point by hitting a massive forehand return winner up the line.
  • Jelena Jankovic also pulled off a big comeback in her 64 76(7) victory over Daniela Hantuchova.
  • Jankovic clawed her way back from 5-0 down in the second set and saved six set points along the way.
  • French No.2 Alizé Cornet joined Bartoli in the second round with a win over Maria Joao Koehler.
  • Cornet came back from 4-1 down to win the first set and ended up cruising to victory, 75 62.
  • And the French No.3, Kristina Mladenovic, held off a late surge from Lauren Davis to win, 60 75.
  • No.16 seed Dominika Cibulkova won under fading light as the first round continued at Roland Garros.
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