Day-by-day review of First week at Roland Garros 2014

As we enter into the second week of matches, I’ve decided to look back at the first week’s action and review the singles tournament so far by each day. We started with 128 in each respective draw, now we’re down to the last 16’s. There’s plenty of tennis still to be played.

 

Sunday (1st day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – None.

Women’s – Kanepi (25)

Notable matches:

Youzhny (15) bt Carreno-Busta 3-6, 1-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-0

Nieminem bt Przysiezny 6-7 (7), 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-4

Niculescu bt Kanepi 5-7, 6-3, 6-1

Tomljanovic bt Schiavone 6-3, 6-3

Stepanek bt Arguello 6-7 (8), 3-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-2

Monday (2nd day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Wawrinka (3), Nishikori (9), Pospisil (30)

Women’s – Vinci (17)

Notable matches:

Garcia-Lopez bt Wawrinka (3) 6-4, 5-7, 6-2, 6-0

Klizan bt Nishikori 7-6 (4), 6-1, 6-2

Bagnis bt Benneteau 6-1, 6-2, 1-6, 3-6, 18-16

Bellucci bt Becker 6-2, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 6-2

Parmentier bt Vinci 3-6, 6-3, 6-2

Gabashvili bt Pospisil (30) 6-4, 6-2, 6-3

Townsend bt King 7-5, 6-1

Tuesday (3rd day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Dimitrov (11), Almagro (21)

Women’s – Li Na (2), Wozniacki (13)

Notable matches:

Mladenovic bt Li Na (2) 7-5, 3-6, 6-1

Karlovic bt Dimitrov (11) 6-4, 7-5, 7-6 (4)

Wickmayer bt Wozniacki (13) 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-2

Haider-Maurer bt Brands 4-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4

Sock bt Almagro (21) 5-0 (ret)

Wednesday (4th day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Youzhny (15), Dolgopolov (20)

Women’s – S.Williams (1), Pennetta (12), Lisicki (16), Cornet (20), V.Williams (29), Vesnina (32)

Notable matches:

Schmeidlova bt V.Williams (29) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4

Muguruza bt S.Williams (1) 6-2, 6-2

Townsend bt Cornet (20) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4

Stepanek bt Youzhny (15) 6-0, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4

Tomljanovic bt Vesnina (32) 7-6 (6), 6-2

Larsson bt Pennetta (12) 5-7, 6-4, 6-2

Klizan bt Haase 6-1, 3-6, 6-1, 1-6, 7-5

Granollers bt Dolgopolov (20) 1-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-0, 6-2

Thursday (5th day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Lopez (26)

Women’s – Flipkens (21), Pavlyuchenkova (24)

Notable matches:

Mladenovic bt Riske 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-3

Verdasco (24) bt Cuevas 4-6, 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-4, 6-3

Young bt Lopez (26) 6-3, 7-6 (1), 6-3

Glushko bt Flipkens (21) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4

Friday (6th day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Robredo (17), Janowicz (22), Cilic (25), Bautista-Agut (27), Simon (29), Tursunov (31)

Women’s – Radwanska (3), Cibulkova (9), Hantuchova (31)

Notable matches:

Sharapova (7) bt Ormaechea 6-0, 6-0

Raonic (8) bt Simon 4-6, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2, 7-5

Stosur (19) bt Cibulkova (9) 6-4, 6-4

Isner (10) bt Robredo (17) 7-6 (13), 7-6 (3), 6-7 (5), 7-5

Saturday (7th day)

Seeds out:

Men’s – Fognini (14), Seppi (32)

Women’s – Kvitova (5), Ivanovic (11), Makarova (22), Cirstea (26)

Notable matches:

Kuznetsova (27) bt Kvitova (5) 6-7 (3), 6-1, 9-7

Safarova (23) bt Ivanovic (11) 6-3, 6-3

Monfils (23) bt Fognini (14) 5-7, 6-2, 6-4, 0-6, 6-2

Garcia-Lopez bt Young 6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-7 (4), 6-4

 

Below are the 4th round matches in the men’s and women’s singles draws.

 

Men’s singles

Nadal (1) V Lajovic

Anderson (19) V Ferrer (5)

Garcia-Lopez V Monfils (23)

Gasquet (12)/Verdasco (24) V Kohlschreiber (28)/Murray (7)

Berdych (6) V Isner (10)

Gulbis (18) V Federer (4)

Raonic (8) V Granollers

Tsonga (13) V Djokovic (2)

 

Women’s singles

Muguruza V Parmentier

Stosur (19) V Sharapova (7)

Tomljanovic V Suarez-Navarro (14)

Bouchard (18) V Kerber (8)

Kuznetsova (27) V Safarova (23)

Stephens (15) V Halep (4)

Jankovic (6) V Errani (10)

Bertens V Petkovic (28)

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