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French Open: Women's highlights

Razzano's surprise underhand serve (0:27)

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French Open: Day 1 highlights

Five Things We Learned: Day 1 (1:56)

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Caple: History of David Letterman's tennis guests

There will be plenty of star power on the red clay of Roland Garros in a few days' time, but it will pale in comparison to the collection of tennis players David Letterman had on his show.

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Americans not lasting at Roland Garros

"It’s just tough," Sam Querrey said. "Lot of tough draws for the women and the men, too. No one got the qualifier or the wild card. Definitely not been good for the Americans." Brutal start

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Takeaways from Day 2 at French Open

Greg Garber and Jim Caple note that Americans have lost 9 of their first 10 matches but things are looking up for Tuesday.

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Razzano gets creative in Paris victory

Virginie Razzano on why she decided to serve underhand twice during her first-round win at Roland Garros: "You know, I would like to surprise my adversary, and sometimes when I feeling it's a good time to do that, I prefer to do that." Desperate times

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Tiafoe's future appears bright

Despite losing in the first round of the French Open, Frances Tiafoe loves the game -- in large part because he often slept in the tennis center where his father worked. Caple: Tiafoe has time

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Sloane Stephens beats (15) Venus Williams 7-6 (7-5), 6-1 in French Open 1st rd; Williams has lost in 1st or 2nd rd in last 4 French Opens

Stephens downs Venus in Paris

Sloane Stephens took the first set in a tiebreak before dominating the second set, breaking No. 15 Venus Williams twice, for a 7-6 (5), 6-1 victory in their opening round match.

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In just over an hour, Sloane Stephens battles to claim the opening set 7-5 in a tie-break over Venus Williams. #RG15

Murray cruises, still perfect on clay

Andy Murray sailed to a 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 win over Facundo Arguello in the opening round of the French Open, improving to 11-0 on clay this year.

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Murray up 2 sets at Roland Garros

Recently-married Andy Murray plays with his wedding ring attached to his shoe as he opens his French Open against Facundo Arguello, trying to extend his perfect record on clay this season to 11-0.

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Williams, Stephens clash in first round

It's an all American showdown in Paris, as 15-seed Venus Williams takes on Sloane Stephens on Court Suzanne Lenglen. This will be the first head-to-head meeting between the two.

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Americans struggling in Paris

With Sam Querrey’s 4-set loss to Borna Coric, the Americans fell to 0-7 today and 1-9 for the French Open. Steve Johnson is the U.S.'s only winner over the first two days, but another is guaranteed with Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens meeting today.

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