- Associated Press - Sunday, May 29, 2016

A look at Day 8 of the French Open on Sunday:

Weather: Rain. High of 66 degrees (19 Celsius).

Schedule: 2 women’s singles matches were suspended in progress.

Men’s fourth round: No. 2 Andy Murray beat No. 15 John Isner, No. 3 Stan Wawrinka beat No. 22 Viktor Troicki, No. 9 Richard Gasquet beat No. 5 Kei Nishikori, Albert Ramos-Vinolas beat No. 8 Milos Raonic.

Women’s fourth round: No. 4 Garbine Muguruza beat No. 13 Svetlana Kuznetsova, Shelby Rogers beat No. 25 Irina-Camelia Begu.

Stat of the Day: 5 - Number of women ranked lower than No. 108 Rogers who have reached the quarterfinals at the French Open in the last 30 years.

Quote of the Day: “He’s got an uncanny ability to get his racket on the ball, somehow.” - Isner discussing Murray’s ability to return serve.

On court Monday in the fourth round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 14 Roberto Bautista Agut, No. 7 Tomas Berdych vs. No. 11 David Ferrer, No. 13 Dominic Thiem vs. Marcel Granollers, No. 12 David Goffin vs. Ernests Gulbis; No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 18 Elina Svitolina, No. 2 Agnieszka Radwanska vs. Tsvetana Pironkova (resumption), No. 6 Simona Halep vs. No. 21 Sam Stosur (resumption), No. 8 Timea Bacsinszky vs. No. 9 Venus Williams, No. 12 Carla Suarez Navarro vs. Yulia Putintseva, No. 15 Madison Keys vs. Kiki Bertens.

Monday’s forecast: Rain. High of 63 degrees (17 Celsius).

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