French Tennis Open in Paris
Frenchman Florent Serra hits a backhand during his third-round match with American Robby Ginepri at the French Tennis Open in Paris on May 31, 2008. The unseeded Ginepri became the first American in five years to reach the tournament's fourth round with a straight set victory 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. (UPI Photo/ David Silpa)
World No. 2 Roger Federer needed to rally for a three-set win Monday in the first round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
No. 8-seeded Benoit Paire rolled to a first-round win Tuesday at the Open Sud de France ATP tournament.
Top-seeded Mardy Fish of the United States advanced to the quarterfinals of the Citi Open Thursday by knocking off wild card Ricardas Berankis in straight sets.
Former Washington champion James Blake staged a comeback to get past Spain's Pablo Andujar Monday, advancing to the second round of the Citi Open.
No. 4-seeded Andy Murray sailed through his first-round match Tuesday at Wimbledon.
Qualifier Florent Serra picked up a first-round win Tuesday and the right to face top-seeded Tomas Berdych in the Sud de France Open tennis tournament.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer each had decisive straight-set wins Monday during opening-day play at the Australian Open.
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Qualifier Alessandro Giannessi eliminated No. 8-seeded Albert Montanes during first-round play Tuesday at the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy tournament in Romania.
Second-seeded Tomas Berdych was pushed to a third set Tuesday before escaping with a first-round win at the Gerry Weber Open in Germany.