Posts Tagged By SAMUEL PETREQUIN

Federer eases into 2nd round at French Open

Switzerland's Roger Federer returns the ball to Colombia's Alejandro Falla during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Paris,  (AP Photo/David Vincent)

PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer got off to a smooth start on the French Open center court Sunday as he advanced to the second round of the clay-court Grand Slam tournament with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over Alejandro Falla.

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It’s a winner: When tennis and fashion collide in Paris

Dresses worn by U.S. tennis player Venus Williams in 2010 are displayed during an exhibition "Game, Set, and Fashion" at the Tennis museum of the Roland Garros Stadium, in Paris, France, Friday May 15, 2015. The exhibit has more than 60 pieces of women’s and men’s clothing on display, some that had never been shown before, as well as pictures, posters and a focus on the fashion designers who made tennis fashion.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland Garros were a sporting catwalk for fashion experimentation.

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