PARIS (AP) - A look at the French Open on Wednesday:
Weather: Sunny. High of 72 degrees (22 Celsius).
Men’s seeded winners: No. 2 Roger Federer, No. 4 Tomas Berdych, No. 5 Kei Nishikori, No. 8 Stan Wawrinka, No. 12 Gilles Simon, No. 13 Gael Monfils, No. 14 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 21 Pablo Cuevas,
Men’s seeded losers: No. 19 Roberto Bautista Agut, No. 24 Ernests Gulbis, No. 28 Fabio Fognini, No. 32 Fernando Verdasco.
Women’s seeded winners: No. 2 Maria Sharapova, No. 7 Ana Ivanovic; No. 8 Carla Suarez Navarro, No. 9 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 11 Angelique Kerber, No. 13 Lucie Safarova, No. 19 Elina Svitolina,, No. 20 Sabine Lisicki, No. 21 Garbine Muguruza, No. 26 Sam Stosur, No. 28 Flavia Pennetta, No. 29 Alize Cornet.
Women’s seeded losers: No. 3 Simona Halep.
Stat of the Day: 15. The number of years since Martina Hingis last played a women’s doubles match at the French Open. Hingis and Sania Mirza are the top-seeded pairing at Roland Garros this year and started with a victory over Julia Goerges and Barbora Krejcikova.
Quote of the day: “Maybe that’s also one of the reasons why I did get a bit angry with myself, because it was really just such a bad game.” - Federer, about being broken early in the third set during his 6-2, 7-6 (1), 6-3 win over Marcel Granollers.
On court Thursday: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Gilles Muller; No. 1 Serena Williams vs. Anna-Lena Friedsam; No. 3 Andy Murray vs. Joao Sousa; No. 4 Petra Kvitova vs. Silvia Soler-Espinosa; No. 5 Caroline Wozniacki vs. Julia Goerges; No. 6 Rafael Nadal vs. Nicolas Almagro; No. 7 David Ferrer vs. Daniel Gimeno-Traver; No. 9 Marin Cilic vs. Andrea Arnaboldi; No. 10 Andrea Petkovic vs. Lourdes Dominguez Lino; No. 12 Karolina Pliskova vs. Andreea Mitu; No. 15 Kevin Anderson vs. Yen-hsun Lu; No. 16 Madison Keys vs. Belinda Bencic; No. 16 John Isner vs. Jeremy Chardy; No. 17 Sara Errani vs. Carina Witthoeft; No. 17 David Goffin vs. Santiago Giraldo; No. 18 Tommy Robredo vs. Borna Coric; No. 18 Svetlana Kuznetsova vs. Francesca Schiavone; No. 20 Richard Gasquet vs. Carlos Berlocq.
Thursday’s forecast: Sunny with a chance of showers in the afternoon. High of 66 (19 Celsius).
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