French Open: Bolivia’s tennis player eliminates Thiem, Gauff vs Marino

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1NEWS, The French Open 2022 has started the first round on Sunday (22/5). A number of prominent players such as Dominic Thiem and Grigor Dimitrov have been swinging their rackets in the clay court tennis tournament.

Taking place at the Roland Garros Stadium in Paris, France, Thiem faced Bolivian tennis player Hugo Dellien. The 2021 US Open champion had to surrender to Dellien in a straight sets battle with a score of 6-3, 6-2 and 6-4.

Meanwhile, Dimitrov took the opening match against opponents from the United States, Marcos Giron. As for Thiem, the world number 20 tennis player who once sat in third place in the world also won in straight sets with a score of 6-1, 6-1, and 6-1.

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In addition, Roland Garros tonight will also present a number of elite tennis matches. Among them is the match between the world number three tennis player from Germany, Alexander Zverev, who is preparing to face the representative of Austria, Sebastian Ofner.

Meanwhile, the young Spaniard won the Madrid Open by eliminating Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Carlos Alcaraz, preparing to face Argentina’s Juan Ignacio Londero.

In the women’s singles sector, some who have played include 2017 US Open champion Sloane Stephens. This tennis player stepped into the second round after defeating opponent from Germany, Jule Niemeier.

Meanwhile, the world number six Tunisian, Ons Jabeur, had to stop in the first round. The first Arab athlete to win the WTA tournament lost to a Polish opponent, Magda Linette, in a three-set match with a score of 6-3, 6(4)-7(7), and 5-7.

The women’s singles event also provides a number of big-name opening matches. Those playing include former world number one tennis player from Spain, Garbine Muguruza, Tokyo 2020 Olympic champion Belinda Bencic, and young star from the United States, Coco Gauff.

Muguruza faces Estonian opponent Kaia Kanepi, who is already in the game at the time of writing this article. Meanwhile, Bencic will play against Hungarian opponent, Reka Luca Jani, and Gauff will return to seek his first grand slam title against Canadian representative, Rebecca Marino.[]


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