PARIS – A look at the French Open on Monday:
Weather: Sunny. High of 64 degrees.
Men’s Seeded Winners: No. 3 Rafael Nadal, No. 6 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 7 Richard Gasquet, No. 10 Marin Cilic, No. 11 Nicolas Almagro, No. 13 Kei Nishikori, No. 19 John Isner, No. 21 Jerzy Janowicz, No. 27 Fabio Fognini, No. 30 Julien Benneteau, No. 32 Tommy Robredo.
Men’s Seeded Losers: No. 5 Tomas Berdych, No. 17 Juan Monaco, No. 31 Marcel Granollers.
Women’s Seeded Winners: No. 2 Maria Sharapova, No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 6 Li Na, No. 8 Angelique Kerber, No. 10 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 15 Roberta Vinci, No. 17 Sloane Stephens, No. 20 Carla Suarez Navarro, No. 21 Kirsten Flipkens, No. 29 Varvara Lepchenko.
Women’s Seeded Losers: No. 22 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 24 Julia Goerges, No. 28 Tamira Paszek.
Stat of the Day: 15 – Number of sets Nadal has lost, out of the 174 he’s played, in his French Open career, after dropping one before coming back to beat 59th-ranked Daniel Brands of Germany 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-4, 6-3.
Quote of the Day: “The only time I want to Skype with my dad is when I want to see my dog. Sorry, Dad.” – Sharapova.
On Court Tuesday: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. David Goffin; No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic vs. Nicolas Mahut; No. 9 Stanislas Wawrinka vs. Thiemo De Bakker; No. 3 Victoria Azarenka vs. Elena Vesnina; No. 7 Petra Kvitova vs. Aravane Rezai; No. 9 Samantha Stosur vs. Kimiko Date-Krumm; No. 18 Jelena Jankovic vs. Daniela Hantuchova.
Tuesday’s Forecast: Rain. High of 55 degrees.