Venus Williams exits French Open after Bacsinszky defeat

Venus Williams exits French Open after Bacsinszky defeat

Serena is a three-time champion at Roland Garros.

"I'm happy because Roberto is a very good player".

"Probably I didn't play as well as I did the other day, but I still played well".

The 2002 finalist earned her first break point in the sixth game, but Bacsinszky denied it.

Two weeks past his 21st birthday, unseeded Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation became the youngest man to reach the French Open's fourth round since 2009, beating 21st-seeded American John Isner 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3).

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As if by stealth, Dominic Thiem moved into the quarterfinals with another quietly devastating performance.

Muguruza forced a third set by taking the second 6-3, breaking in the last game. The pair could meet in the semis.

Defending champion Muguruza's 7-5 6-2 win over Kazakh Yulia Putintseva set up a mouth-watering last-16 clash with home favourite Mladenovic.

Bacsinszky will move into the quarterfinals to face Kristina Mladenovic, who upset defending champion Garbine Muguruza earlier on Sunday.

Fifth-seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina continued her hot streak by defeating Magda Linette of Poland 6-4, 7-5.

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Karthik knows the English conditions well as he has had a fair amount of success here in the past. "One can not play aggressively right from the start".

So I am really pleased with how we played.

Carina Witthoeft turned up late for her third round match against second-seeded Karolina Pliskova at the French Open. It's an honor, and it's honor to have so many people cheering for me like I had today. "I still can't believe that I'm sitting here".

His opponent in the last eight will be either No. 5 Milos Raonic of Canada or Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta.

Williams, a seven-times grand slam singles champion who turns 37 this month, will play Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky for a place in the quarter-finals. "She is one of a kind", he said.

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The first half ended as a 1-1 stalemate following Cristiano Ronaldo's opener and Mario Mandzukic's stunning equalizer. Navas needed to be sharp again in the 6th minute to repel a low shot from Miralem Pjanic.

The 36-year-old American pasted a backhand into the middle of the net as Bacsinszky broke again for 5-2. The Swiss clinched the match with a delectable drop shot.

A sweeping backhand volley victor sealed Bacsinszky's break to open the final set. It's thanks to you that I fought for every point.

During an interview, she said, "She's gonna call me favorite aunt".

Venus Williams of the US plays a shot against Japan's Kurumi Nara during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France.

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