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A photographic look at opening day action from Roland Garros

US Bethanie Mattek-Sands hits a return to Spain's Arantxa Parra Santonja. Mattek-Sands won 2-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3. Getty Images/ PATRICK KOVARIK

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Ukraine's Alona Bondarenko reacts during a match with Canada's Rebecca Marino. Marino won 6-3, 6-3. Getty Images/ ALEXANDER KLEIN

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Russian's Svetlana Kuznetsova's tatoo on her arm is displayed as she serves to Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova. Kuznetsova won 6-2, 6-3. Getty Images/ JACQUES DEMARTHON

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Australian's Samantha Stosur serves to Czech Republic's Iveta Benesova during their Women's first round match . Stosur won 6-2, 6-3. PATRICK KOVARIK/Getty Images

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Spain's David Ferrer returns the ball to Jarkko Nieminen of Finland. Ferrer won in three sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

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Italia's Fabio Fognini hits a returns to Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin. Fognini won 6-4, 6-2, 6-2. Getty Images / JACQUES DEMARTHON

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Serbian's Jelena Jankovic (L) shakes hands after winning over Ukraine's Alona Bondarenko. Jankovic won 6-3, 6-1. Getty Images/ MIGUEL MEDINA

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Italia's Flavia Pennetta talks with the Umpire as she plays against US Varvara Lepchenko's. Lepchenko won 6-3, 2-6, 6-3. Getty Images / JACQUES DEMARTHON

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A court attendand wets the court during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris May 22, 2011. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

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Sybille Bammer of Austria eyes the ball during her match against Mona Barthel of Germany during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris May 22, 2011. Barthel won 6-1, 7-5. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

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