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Nadal could face Djokovic in French Open quarterfinals

In this May 10, 2015, file photo, Rafael Nadal, of Spain, makes a speech after losing to Andy Murray of Britain during the men's final at the Madrid Open Tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain. For years and years _ a full decade, in fact _ Nadal has dominated the French Open the way no one has ever dominated a Grand Slam tennis tournament. Despite the way he's ruled Roland Garros, Novak Djokovic is considered the man to beat, (AP Photo/Paul White, File)

PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal could face top-ranked Novak Djokovic in the French Open quarterfinals, the toughest draw the nine-time champion has faced at Roland Garros.

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Arnaboldi wins epic qualifying match at French Open

PARIS (AP) — Andrea Arnaboldi needed two days and spent four hours and 26 minutes on court to win the qualifying match featuring the most number of games in the history of the French Open on Thursday.

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US Open champion Cilic loses in Geneva Open quarterfinals

GENEVA (AP) — Grand Slam title winners Stan Wawrinka and Marin Cilic were beaten in the Geneva Open quarterfinals by unseeded opponents on Thursday.

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Isner reaches Open de Nice semifinals; Gulbis goes out

NICE, France (AP) — Second-seeded John Isner of the United States beat Serbia’s Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (3), 6-4 to reach the Open de Nice semifinals on Thursday, while defending champion Ernests Gulbis lost 6-2, 6-4 against Austria’s Dominic Thiem.

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2014 French Open doubles champ Julien Benneteau withdraws

PARIS (AP) — Reigning French Open men’s doubles champion Julien Benneteau is pulling out of this year’s tournament because he has not fully recovered from a sports hernia.

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