Naomi Osaka was knocked out of the French Open within the first spherical on Monday, 12 months after controversially quitting the event.
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The error-plagued Japanese star was defeated 7-5, 6-4 by Amanda Anisimova of america, serving up eight double faults and committing 29 unforced errors.
Former World No. 1 and four-time main winner Osaka withdrew from Roland Garros in 2021 when she refused to honour obligatory media commitments earlier than revealing she had been affected by melancholy.
Swiatek storms into second spherical
Iga Swiatek breezed into the second spherical at Roland Garros on Monday, beating Lesia Tsurenko 6-2, 6-0 to increase her successful run to 29 matches.
World No. 1 Swiatek has received her final 5 tournaments and is bidding for a second French Open in three makes an attempt.
The 2020 champion will play Ukraine’s Dayana Yastremska or American Alison Riske for a spot within the final 32.
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