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Roland Garros, Day 5, Schedule

In spite of adversity and continued postponement of the games due to weather conditions, the top clay tournament continues with fascinating struggles and great interest.

Around 15:00 greek time, Stefanos Tsitsipas is expected to return to Court 18 in order to continue his fight against Dominic Thiem. The Austrian is ahead with 2-1 sets but the Greek champion showed yesterday that he is very competitive and hopes for a comeback.

 

For their second game in the tournament, the King of Clay, Rafael Nadal, will return to the courts, facing Argentinean Guido Pella at 17:00 Greek time, as well as WTA Queen Serena Williams. The American tennis player, after her difficult qualifying in the first round, will face another difficult opponents, Asleigh Barty from Australia.

You can see today’s schedule below:

Thursday, 31st of May (games start at 12:00 greek time)

Court Philippe-Chatrier
Marin CILIC (CRO) [3] vs Hubert HURKACZ (POL)
Lucas POUILLE (FRA) [15] vs Cameron NORRIE (GBR) – 6-2 6-4 5-7
Simona HALEP (ROU) [1] vs Taylor TOWNSEND (USA)
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA) vs Juan Martin DEL POTRO (ARG) [5]
Serena WILLIAMS (USA) vs Ashleigh BARTY (AUS) [17]

Court Suzanne-Lenglen
Garbiñe MUGURUZA (ESP) [3] vs Fiona FERRO (FRA)
Malek JAZIRI (TUN) vs Richard GASQUET (FRA) [27]
Rafael NADAL (ESP) [1] vs Guido PELLA (ARG)
Shuai PENG (CHN) vs Caroline GARCIA (FRA) [7]

Court 1
Denis SHAPOVALOV (CAN) [24] vs Maximilian MARTERER (GER)
Maria SHARAPOVA (RUS) [28] vs Donna VEKIC (CRO)
Pierre-Hugues HERBERT (FRA) vs Jeremy CHARDY (FRA)
Julia GOERGES (GER) [11] vs Alison VAN UYTVANCK (BEL)

Court 18
Fabio FOGNINI (ITA) [18] vs Elias YMER (SWE)
Dominic THIEM (AUT) [7] vs Stefanos TSITSIPAS (GRE) – 6-2 2-6 6-4
Lucie SAFAROVA (CZE) vs Karolina PLISKOVA (CZE) [6]
John ISNER (USA)[9] vs Horacio ZEBALLOS (ARG)
Shuai ZHANG (CHN) [27] vs Irina-Camelia BEGU (ROU)

Court 3
Heather WATSON (GBR) vs Elise MERTENS (BEL) [16]
Marton FUCSOVICS (HUN) vs Kyle EDMUND (GBR) [16]
Thomas FABBIANO (ITA) vs Borna CORIC (CRO)
Kristina MLADENOVIC (FRA) & Alexis MUSIALEK (FRA)
vs Anabel MEDINA GARRIGUES (ESP) & Marcel GRANOLLERS (ESP)

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