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In the women's first-round Coco Gauff, who became the youngest player to reach the Wimbledon main draw in 2019, beat Brit Johanna Konta 6-3, 6-3. Gauff played on errors from Konta and took advantage of the long rallies to ensure a victory that put her through to the second round.

 In the Men's singles Andy Murray returned to clay-court after not having played on the surface since 2017 Ultimately, it did not end up being much of a contest as 16th seed Stan Wawrinka dominated the game and eased to a 6-1 6-3 6-2 victory.

"I didn't play well. I served under 40% first serves in the court, which is just not good enough against anyone, and especially someone as good as Stan," 

Andy Murray on his first round defeat 

Three‑time champion Serena Williams took to the court on the second day of the tournament where she faced Kristie Ahn. It was a tough first set for Williams but she narrowly beat fellow American 6(2) - 7(7). However, she sailed through in the second set beating her opponent 6-0. Following an Achilles injury, Williams pulled out just before her second-round match against Tsvetana Pironkova. After she sustained the injury in New York she says she has not recovered fully to compete this year in Paris.

Rafael Nadal faced Egor Gerasimov in his first round at the French Open. Even with his opponent serving 8 aces, Nadal won the game 6-4, 6-4, 6-2. His second-round game against US Mackenzie McDonald proved easier as he sailed through 6-1, 6-0, 6-3 putting him through to the third round to face Stefano Travagila.

Novak Djokovic continued his dominant start to the French Open with a ruthless straight-set win against Ricardas Berankis in the second round. As one of the favourites to win the tournament Djokovic he eased to victory in just 83 minutes and advanced to the third round. 

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