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The Latest: 23 seeds in action on Day 5 of French Open

Jack Sock of the U.S. returns the ball to Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday May 28, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:

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5th seed Wozniacki out of French Open; Nishikori advances

Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova returns the ball to Italy's Francesca Schiavone during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic came through an injury scare Thursday and made his way into the third round at the French Open by beating Gilles Muller 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.

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The Latest: Venus Williams fined $3.000 at French Open

Australia's Nick Kyrgios signs autographs after defeating Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin in  their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Monday, May 25, 2015 in Paris,  (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

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Last year’s runner-up Halep exits French Open

Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni celebrates winning the second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Romania's Simona Halep at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Lucic-Baroni won in two sets 7-5, 6-1. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year’s runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday.

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Venus Williams fined at French Open after snubbing media

Venus Williams of the U.S. returns in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sloane Stephens of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Monday, May 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open.

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