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Federer wins; Murray rallies to advance

Updated: May 25, 2010, 12:46 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

PARIS -- Roger Federer lost an argument. His tennis was more persuasive.

Miffed by a line call in his first match as French Open defending champion, Federer quickly regrouped to win the opening set two points later and then went on to beat Peter Luczak 6-4, 6-1, 6-2 on Monday.

Fourth-seeded Andy Murray of Britain had a more difficult time, rallying to beat Richard Gasquet of France 4-6, 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2, 6-1.

The top-ranked Federer committed only 11 unforced errors, lost just ...

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