Thiem looked in good form from the off and once he got his break in the sixth it looked certain that he would go on to take the first set, and he did just that. You just have to play - especially me.
Sixteenth seed Lucas Pouille survived a five-set tussle with fellow Frenchman Julien Benneteau, coming through 7-6 (8/6) 3-6 4-6 6-3 6-4 after three hours and 21 minutes.
The world No. 7 picked up steam throughout the match, proving why he belongs in the conversation as a player to beat this year.
Bernard Tomic admits he had "no chance" against Dominic Thiem in their Roland Garros first round and says the Austrian is a "huge favourite" at the tournament this year. "He killed me from the start". "That's not me. But I tried today and tried to do something different, but no chance really".
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The Celtics started the second half up 10 and went up 11 less than three minutes into the quarter on Jae Crowder's finger-roll. He's only 32, but has already played 212 career postseason games (33 more than Jordan did in his career).
The 38-year-old Ivo Karlovic, who is also known for his big serve and 6-foot-11 (2.11-meter) stature, advanced to the second round with a 7-6 (5), 7-5, 6-4 win over teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas.
It is the fifth successive year that McHale has gone out in the first round at Roland Garros. "I'm pretty happy that I got through".
Makarova broke Kerber's serve twice in the opening set and did so again in the second, racing into a 3-0 lead.
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Kerber is the top seed in the tournament after winning two Grand Slam titles in 2016.
Monday highlights at Roland Garros include (2) Novak Djokovic vs. Spaniard Marcel Granollers, (9) Alexander Zverev vs. Fernando "Hot Sauce" Verdasco, (4) Rafael Nadal vs. Benoit Paire, (10) David Goffin vs. Paul-Henri Mathieu, (7) Marin Cilic vs. Ernests Gulbis, and (28) Fabio Fognini vs. Frances Tiafoe.
It's the fourth consecutive year that Vinci lost her opening match at the clay-court Grand Slam.
"I was playing a top two, three player on clay, and he's been playing well, and really no chance today", said Tomic, who is unseeded in Paris and is now ranked No39 in the world.
Cards, Cats to host NCAA Baseball Regionals
They finished the season Sunday at 49-4, completing the best regular season record in team history and among the best of all-time. Hosting for the sixth time are Arkansas and Oregon State , with Long Beach State and Texas Tech hosting for the fifth time.