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Angelique Kerber

Tennis

Kerber disappointed after the first round exit.

Angelique Kerber, who ended Serena Williams' stay atop the WTA rankings last year, was beaten 6-2, 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova of Russia.

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Top seed Kerber goes down at French Open.

Angelique Kerber drops her match against Ekaterina Makarova to become the first No. 1 seed on the women's side to lose in the first round of the French Open.

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Day 1

Petra Kvitova

Tennis

Kvitova: It wasn't just about the game today.

Petra Kvitova wins her first match since being stabbed during a burglary at her home in December.

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Kvitova wins in emotional return to court.

Playing in her first match since being injured in a home invasion, Petra Kvitova advances to the second round of the French Open after defeating Julia Boserup.

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French Open Day 1

Bottleneck foot traffic on Day 1 at the French Open. Word on the street is that it's taking upwards of an hour to get through the turnstile. There are at least two extra layers of security on the street before even landing on the grounds. Get here early, people!

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Kvitova returns to open 2017 French Open.

Petra Kvitova returns to Grand Slam tennis for the first time since a knife attack in her home country to be among the headlines on Day 1.

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Tennis

Murray feeling good, but not his best, for French Open.

World No. 1 Andy Murray and leading women's singles contenders Angelique Kerber, Kristyna Pliskova and Kristina Mladenovic look ahead to Roland Garros.

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Rafael Nadal

Tennis

Nadal: I'm very happy on what I have achieved.

Rafael Nadal is happy about his performance at the events he has competed in this year and is confident heading into the French Open

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SVP: 1 Big Thing

How does Djokovic stay hungry after winning it all?

After Novak Djokovic completed his career grand slam, he slipped up at Wimbledon, the Olympics and then at the Australian Open. Scott Van Pelt explains how Djokovic is trying to get back on track with coach Andre Agassi.

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Djokovic-Agassi

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Djokovic happy with Agassi partnership.

Novak Djokovic looks forward to working closely with new coach Andre Agassi.

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Kvitova's Return

Kvitova feared career was over.

Petra Kvitova looks forward to Roland Garros, after fearing for her tennis career after being stabbed in the hand.

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