/The Latest: Vesely upsets Sock at French Open

The Latest: Vesely upsets Sock at French Open


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Published 5:57 a.m. ET May 29, 2017 | Updated 5 minutes ago

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local):

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2:40 p.m.

Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands recovered from a set down to beat Australian Ajla Tomljanovic and reach the second round of the French Open.

The 18th-seeded Bertens hit 11 aces as she won 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, with the last two sets taking just 50 minutes in total.

Tomljanovic saved two match points on her serve to take the game to deuce but Bertens sealed the match when her opponent hit a forehand long.

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2:15 p.m.

Jack Sock has fallen at the first hurdle at the French Open against a player he beat two weeks ago in Rome.

The 14th-seeded American recorded his worse result ever at the clay-court Grand Slam, losing 7-5, 7-5, 6-3 in the first round to Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic.

Sock, who made it to the fourth round in Paris two years ago and had always advanced at least…

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