French Open tennis in Paris
Chilean Fernando Gonzalez acknowledges the crowd after winning his French Open fourth-round match against Romanian Victor Hanescu at Roland Garros in Paris on May 31, 2009. Gonzalez defeated Hanescu 6-2, 6-4, 6-2. (UPI Photo/ David Silpa)
Lu Yen-Hsun claimed a three-set upset victory Monday in a first-round match at the Nice Open tennis tournament in France.
World No. 228 Pablo Carreno-Busta used a three-set win Friday to join the top three seeds in the semifinals of the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
No. 2-seed Stanislas Wawrinka overcame a poor start and claimed a second-round win over Albert Ramos Thursday at the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
Top-seeded David Ferrer was pushed to a third set Wednesday before he could claim a second-round win at the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
Qualifier Pablo Carreno-Busta came out on top of his tight match against fifth-seeded Julien Benneteau Tuesday at the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
Defending champion Gilles Simon advanced but top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic was ousted Friday in the quarterfinals of the ATP tournament in Romania.
No. 1-seed Janko Tipsarevic earned a quarterfinal spot at the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy tennis tournament with a straight-set win Thursday in Romania.
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez posted a three-set upset win Tuesday in a first-round match at the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy tennis tournament in Romania.
Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt was among the first-round winners Wednesday as the men's singles draw opened at the Sony Open in Miami.
Lleyton Hewitt and David Nalbandian led a wave of unseeded players into the second round Thursday on the opening day of men's action at the BNP Paribas Open.
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