The No. 1s move to Round 3

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The No. 1s move to Round 3

Djokovic and Azarenka advance at the French Open in straight sets
Novak Djokovic barely was troubled by Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia on Wednesday at the French Open, winning 6-0, 6-4, 6-4 for his 23rd consecutive Grand Slam victory.
Sara Errani of Italy eliminated Melanie Oudin of the United States from the French Open on Wednesday. “Playing Errani, you can tell she’s played on it her whole life because of the way she moves, and she seems so, like, graceful on the court,” Oudin said.“And I feel like I’m just totally off balance a lot of the time.”
French Open

PARIS – A look at the French Open on Wednesday:
Weather: Cloudy, with rain in the early evening, suspending play. High of 79 degrees (26 C).
Attendance: 35,409.
Men’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 3 Roger Federer, No. 7 Tomas Berdych, No. 9 Juan Martin del Potro, No. 11 Gilles Simon, No. 14 Fernando Verdasco, No. 18 Stanislas Wawrinka, No. 21 Marin Cilic, No. 22 Andreas Seppi, No. 31 Kevin Anderson.
Men’s Seeded Losers: None.
Women’s Seeded Winners: No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 6 Sam Stosur, No. 13 Ana Ivanovic, No. 15 Dominika Cibulkova, No. 18 Flavia Pennetta, No. 21 Sara Errani, No. 26 Svetlana Kuznetsova, No. 27 Nadia Petrova, No. 29 Anabel Medina-Garrigues.
Women’s Seeded Losers: No. 8 Marion Bartoli, No. 20 Lucie Safarova, No. 24 Petra Cetkovska, No. 31 Zheng Jie.
Stat of the Day: 0 – Times before the 2012 French Open that neither Venus nor Serena Williams reached at least the third round in 43 Grand Slam tournaments both entered. Venus lost Wednesday to Radwanska 6-2, 6-3 in the second round, a day after Serena lost in the first round.
Quote of the Day: “I have a problem, because my wife is a fan of Roger.” – Nicolas Mahut, discussing his next opponent, Federer.
On Court Thursday: No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. Denis Istomin; No. 4 Andy Murray vs. Jarkko Nieminen; No. 6 David Ferrer vs. Benoit Paire; No. 2 Maria Sharapova vs. Ayumi Morita; No. 4 Petra Kvitova vs. Urszula Radwanska; No. 7 Li Na vs. Stephanie Foretz Gacon.
Thursday’s Forecast: Cloudy. High of 73 (23 C).
Associated Press

The No. 1s move to Round 3

TEN
Novak Djokovic barely was troubled by Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia on Wednesday at the French Open, winning 6-0, 6-4, 6-4 for his 23rd consecutive Grand Slam victory.
TEN
Sara Errani of Italy eliminated Melanie Oudin of the United States from the French Open on Wednesday. “Playing Errani, you can tell she’s played on it her whole life because of the way she moves, and she seems so, like, graceful on the court,” Oudin said.“And I feel like I’m just totally off balance a lot of the time.”
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