French Open Tennis tournament begins at Roland Garros in Paris
French Open Tennis tournament, the second Grand Slam event of the year, has begun at Roland Garros in Paris.
The Day 1 of the tournement witnessed a major upset as World No.6 Ons Jabeur gets knocked out in the first round of Women’s Singles.
The Tunisian star lost to to Poland’s 56th-ranked Magda Linnete 3-6, 7-6 (7/4), 7-5.
Two-time French Open runner-up Dominic Thiem also crashed out in the first round of Men’s Singles, losing 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 to Hugo Dellien of Bolivia.
The focus of the tennis world turns to Paris today for the start of @rolandgarros. At the season’s second Grand Slam® tournament, the slow clay courts demand of players perseverance and courage, going beyond one’s limits to leave an indelible mark in the red ochre. #Perpetual pic.twitter.com/ALNdPTDYgJ
— ROLEX (@ROLEX) May 22, 2022