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  1. French Open 2016: Rain washes out tournament for first time in 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Age

    Waves of rain which targeted Roland Garros from dawn on Monday forced an early afternoon cancellation of all play at the French Open, the first total washout in 16 years at the event. The last time the clay major lost a day to the weather was exactly 16 years ago on May 30, 2000.

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  2. French Open washed out for 1st time in 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yahoo Sports

    For the first time in 16 years, unrelenting rain Monday washed out a full day of play at the only Grand Slam tennis venue without a retractable roof over its show court, clogging the schedule with unfinished and postponed matches and prompting the frustrated tournament director to plead - again - for a roof as soon as possible. ''Our roof is a necessity,'' Guy Forget said, as players were sent back to their hotels and thousands of would-be spectators told to apply for refunds for their unused tickets.

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  3. What to Watch: Gasquet Gunning for Upset, Serena, Venus Bid for QuartersRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Tennis Now

    ... working against Murray, but a tres chaud Frenchman will be. Richard Gasquet displayed some of the best clay-court tennis of his career in slow, muggy conditions on Sunday as he blasted past 5th-seeded Kei Nishikori to bring the French faithful to a ...

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  4. Djokovic on center court at French Open after washoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Atlanta

    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). A few spectators wander around on center court of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Monday, May 30, 2016. French Open organizers have announced the cancellation of all matches ...

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  5. Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Serena Williams Headline Water-Logged Tuesday French Open ScheduleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tennis Articles

    With the French Open backed-up due to a complete washout Monday, the Tuesday schedule is packed with tournament favorites Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka and Serena Williams. Djokovic will test Roberto Bautista Agut in a rematch of an easy win for the Serb in Madrid.

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  6. The Latest: Players on courts at French OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Atlanta

    The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit. The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.

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  7. The Latest: Djokovic drops 1st set before rain delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Novak Djokovic is not having an easy time in the rain at the French Open, dropping the first set of his fourth-round match against 14th-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain by a 6-3 score. It is the first set Djokovic has lost in this year's tournament as he tries to win a fourth consecutive major title and complete a career Grand Slam.

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  8. Rain halts Stosur's French charge againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    Tennis: Australian tennis guru Wally Masur joins Fox Sports News 500 to discuss whether Sam Stosur can recover to beat Simon Halep in the French Open fourth round following a rain interruption. SAM Stosur's bid for a monumental French Open upset against world No.6 Simona Halep has been stalled by rain.

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  9. Tennis federation head: 'An awful lot of work' needed in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newsday

    ITF President David Haggerty poses for the photographer after an interview at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 29, 2016 in Paris. The head of the International Tennis Federation says there is "still an awful lot of work that needs to go on" to have his sport's facilities ready for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August.

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  10. The Latest: Williams-Williams, Hingis-Mirza lose in doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Albany Times Union

    Serena Williams of the U.S. returns in the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against France's Kristina Mladenovic at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, May 28, 2016. Serena Williams of the U.S. returns in the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against France's Kristina Mladenovic at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, May 28, 2016.

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  11. 'Leave me alone': Kyrgios returns serve at CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | The Mercury

    NICK Kyrgios has laughed off career advice from Australian tennis great Pat Cash, telling the former Wimbledon champion on social media to "leave me alone". Kyrgios didn't take kindly to Cash's opinion, however, responding only a few hours later via Twitter, of course.

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  12. French Open Lookahead: Williams sisters vs. home-crowd favesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Northern Michigan News

    A reporter at the French Open wanted to know whether the prospect of playing Serena Williams for the first time worried 26th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic. Mladenovic even referred to Saturday's third-round matchup at Court Philippe Chatrier against the 21-time Grand Slam champion as "a dream," explaining: "I grew up watching Serena play."

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  13. Most delayed Rio Olympics venue hits another snagRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and deep budget cuts, but readying venues on time has not been a concern. Yesterday the head of the International Tennis Federation said that there is "still an awful lot of work that needs to go on" to have his sport's venue ready. ITF President ...

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  14. Stanley Cup, amalgamation and RaonicRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The News

    ... few more years, until a provincial government with enough courage forces amalgamation upon Pictou County. a Canadian tennis player Milos Raonic's loss to a faceless, unknown Spaniard at the French Open on Sunday wasn't much of a surprise. Most of ...

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  15. Murray masterclass in Paris inspires Scotland skipper Fletcher ahead of France friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Evening Times

    ... get on really well with Jamie Murray," he said. "I met Jamie in America on a trip with Manchester United and he did a tennis exhibition. He's a big United fan and we hit it off. "That was a couple of summers ago. When the Davis Cup was in Birmingham ...

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  16. Sport news update, what you need to knowRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... Group until 5pm (AEST) on Monday to do so, at the risk of potentially having their licence to run the club stripped. TENNIS - Rain has washed out the entire day's play at Roland Garros, further stalling Samantha Stosur's French Open charge and she ...

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  17. 'Get off Twitter' Cash tells KyrgiosRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Former Wimbledon winner Pat Cash has urged Nick Kyrgios to delete his Twitter account in order to reach his full potential as a tennis player and win multiple grand slam titles. Cash believes Kyrgios has the natural talents to be a grand slam champion and win titles around the world, but not until he starts down the path the 51-year-old walked three decades ago.

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  18. Andy Murray will relish hostile crowd as he prepares to break...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    It is Andy Murray who ought to be anxious on Tuesday about playing in the quarter-finals against the last remaining Frenchman at Roland Garros. Yet given the Scot's remarkable record against home players at their own Grand Slams it might be Richard Gasquet who steps out on to Court Philippe Chatrier with trepidation.

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  19. Rain washes out French Open for first time in 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    Waves of rain which targeted Roland Garros from dawn on Monday forced an early afternoon cancellation of all play at the French Open, the first total washout in 16 years at the event. The last time the clay major lost a day to the weather was exactly 16 years ago on May 30, 2000.

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  20. Swimsuit season with the women of tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and top women of tennis who make their living under the sun, also enjoy soaking up the rays in more comfortable attire. From photo shoots to just fun on the shore, WTA stars are often near the beach with friends and family.

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