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The Latest: Wawrinka through to 2nd round at French Open


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Published 8:09 a.m. ET May 30, 2017 | Updated 5 minutes ago

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

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3 p.m.

Madison Keys ended a four-match losing streak by winning on clay for the first time this year, beating Ashleigh Barty 6-3, 6-2 at the French Open.

The 12th-seeded American held a 22-10 edge in winners, did not face any break points, and took advantage of Barty’s seven double-faults.

Keys, a 2015 Australian Open semifinalist, missed the first two months of this season after left wrist surgery.

Barty has now lost all nine career matches against top-20 opponents.

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2:50 p.m.

Stan Wawrinka is safely through to the second round of the French Open after a straight sets win over Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia.

Wawrinka started his clay season poorly before emerging with a title at the Geneva Open last week. The No. 3 seed kept up his momentum at Roland Garros in a 6-2, 7-6 (6), 6-3…

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