Rafael Nadal pulled off a dominant victory over Jordan Thompson.

French Open Results Today: Winners, Scores and Recap as Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Iga Swiatek advance to 2nd round | Day 2

Kristina Villanueva
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Reigning champion Novak Djokovic, and former winners Rafael Nadal and Iga Swiatek, reached the second round of the 2022 French Open with commanding victories on Monday.

Meanwhile, reigning women's champion Barbora Krejcikova and four-time Major winner Naomi Osaka suffered early exits from the tournament. On that note, here's a look at some of the major results on Day 2:

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Rafael Nadal secures 299th Grand Slam win

🗣️ "It's a good start"

No.5 @RafaelNadal on his first round win this evening:

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Record 13-time champion Rafael Nadal demolished Jordan Thompson, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the second round and pick up his 299th Grand Slam victory at the French Open.

He moved just one victory away from joining Big 3 rivals Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic in the 300-wins club as he improved to a staggering 106-3 at the claycourt Major.

With a 106-3 record at Roland-Garros, Rafael Nadal is now the player with the most wins at any Grand Slam.

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Nadal quashed doubts about his form and fitness as he struck 27 winners, 20 off his forehand, and won 12 points at the net en route to setting up a second-round battle with French wildcard Corentin Moutet.

Defending champion Novak Djokovic cruises to second round

Reigning champion Novak Djokovic kickstarted his title defense with a 6-3, 6-1, 6-0 win against Yoshihito Nishioka.

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Djokovic surrendered just four games, marking the fewest that the Serb has lost in a completed first-round match at the French Open since dropping three in his first ever match in 2005 (def. Ginepri 6-0, 6-0, 6-3).

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The World No. 1 slammed nine aces and won 70 percent of his first-serve points. He also won eight of the 18 break points he posted against the Japanese and got broken only once. He struck 35 winners against 32 unforced errors.

Iga Swiatek notches up 29th consecutive win

29 and feeling fine ‍♀️

@iga_swiatek gets her #RolandGarros campaign up and running with a 29th consecutive match win – this time 6-2, 6-0 over Tsurenko!

World No. 1 Iga Swiatek stretched her unbeaten streak to 29 as she demolished Lesia Tsurenko 6-2, 6-0 in the first round of the French Open.

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The 2020 French Open champion served up her 14th bagel of the season and finished the match in less than an hour.

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The Pole played aggressively, firing 20 winners while forcing her Ukrainian foe to commit 23 errors. She also won eight points at the net.

Barbora Krejcikova dethroned in 1st round

Out of action for nearly three months after suffering a right elbow injury, defending champion Barbora Krejcikova was stunned by 19-year-old Diane Parry 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 in the first round of the French Open.

The World No. 2 looked poised for a comfortable victory after clinching the first set 6-1, but stumbled against World No. 97 Parry as the match progressed. The French player became the lowest-ranked woman to beat the second seed at the French Open since 2011, when World No. 114 Arantxa Rus stunned Kim Clijsters.

Teenage Dream

19-year-old Diane Parry dethrones defending champion Krejcikova 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 to become the lowest-ranked woman to beat the No.2 seed in Paris since No.114 Rus upset Clijsters in 2011

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Naomi Osaka suffers first-round loss against Amanda Anisimova

Four-time Major champion Naomi Osaka was the first big name to fall on the second day of the French Open, as she bowed out to 2019 semifinalist Amanda Anisimova.

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In a rematch of their third-round meeting in Melbourne, the American pulled off a stunning 7-5, 6-4 win on Court Suzanne-Lenglen to advance to the second round.

Job done

@AnisimovaAmanda is into the second round, dismantling Naomi Osaka 7-5 6-4.

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The former World No. 1, now ranked 38 and unseeded in this year's edition of the tournament, served eight double faults, many of which were at crucial points in the match.

French Open 2022: Day 2 at a glance

Men's Singles

Filip Krajinovic def. (17) Reilly Opelka : 7-6(5), 6-2, 6-3

(WC) Corentin Moutet def. Stan Wawrinka: 2-6, 6-3, 7-6(2), 6-3

(10) Cameron Norrie def. (WC) Manuel Guinard 7-5, 6-2, 6-0

(5) Rafael Nadal def. Jordan Thompson: 6-2, 6-2, 6-2

(1) Novak Djokovic def. Yoshihito Nishioka: 6-3, 6-1, 6-0

(28) Miomir Kecmanovic def. Tomas Martin Etcheverry: 6-3, 7-5, 6-3

(29) Dan Evans def. Francisco Cerundulo: 7-6(3), 6-4, 6-4

(20) Marin Cilic def Attila Balazs: 6-0, 6-1, 6-2

Marton Fucsovics def. (Q) Geoffrey Blancaneaux: 6-2, 6-4, 6-4

(13) Taylor Fritz def (Q) Santiago Fa Rodriguez Taverna: 7-6(2), 3-6, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4

(Q) Borna Gojo def. (LL) Alessandro Giannessi: 6-4, 6(3)-7, 6(4)-7, 7-6(4), 6-4

Sebastian Baez def. Dusan Lajovic: 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3

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Pedro Cachin (LL) def. Norbert Gombos (Q): 6-1, 3-6, 6-2, 6-3

(22) Nikoloz Basilashvili def. Maxime Cressy: 3-6, 2-6, 7-6(8), 6-4, 6-4, 7-6(3), 6-2

Brandon Nakashima def. Kamil Majchrzak: 6-4, 2-6, 4-6, 7-6(3), 6-2

Mikael Ymer def James Duckworth: 6-2, 6-4, 6-2

Mackenzie McDonald def. (LL) Franco Agamenone: 1-6, 6-2, 6-3, 7-6(3)

(27) Sebastian Korda - John Millman: 1-0 (suspended)

Cristian Garin - (30) Tommy Paul: 3-2 (suspended)

Pedro Martinez - Henri Laaksonen: 6-2, 4-6, 0-2 (suspended)

Richard Gasquet - Lloyd Harris: 6-1, 5-2 (suspended)

Benoit Paire - Ilya Ivashka: 3-6, 2-1 (suspended)

Alexander Bublik - Arthur Rinderknech: 6-2, 6-4 (suspended)

Women's Singles

(27) Amanda Anisimova def. Naomi Osaka: 7-5, 6-4

(1) Iga Swiatek def. (Q) Lesia Tsurenko: 6-2, 6-0

Andrea Petkovic def. Oceane Dodin: 6-4, 6-2

Bianca Andreescu def. Ysaline Bonaventure 3-6, 7-5, 6-0

Qinwen Zheng def. Maryna Zanevska: 6-3, 6-1

(32) Petra Kvitova def. Anna Bondar: 7-6(0), 6-1

Daria Saville def. (Q) Valentini Grammatikopoulou: 6-1, 6-2

Martina Trevisan def Harriet Dart 6-0, 6-2

Diane Parry def. (2) Barbora Krejcikova: 1-6, 6-2, 6-3

Alison Riske def. Dayana Yastremska: 6-3, 6-3

(15) Victoria Azarenka def. Ana Bogdan: 6(7)-7, 7-6(1), 6-2

Ajla Tomljanovic def. (5) Anett Kontaveit: 7-6(5), 7-5

(12) Emma Raducanu def. (Q) Linda Noskova: 7-6(4), 5-7, 1-6

(WC) Elsa Jacquemot def. Heather Watson: 6-3, 6-3

(WC) Leolia Jeanjean def. Nuria Parrizas Diaz: 6-4, 6-3

Anna Karolina Schmiedlova def. Kristina Kucova: 4-6, 7-6(1), 6-2

(21) Angelique Kerber def. Magdalena Frech: 2-6, 6-3, 7-5

Danka Kovinic def. (25) Liudmila Samsonova: 2-6, 6-2, 6-1

(29) Veronika Kudermetova def. (Q) Lin Zhu: 6-4, 3-6, 6-3

Katie Volynets - Viktorija Golubic: 6-2, 2-1 (suspended)

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(16) Elena Rybakina - Arantxa Rus: 1-6, 4-2 (suspended)

(22) Madison Keys - Anna Kalinskaya: 2-1 (suspended)

Irina-Camelia Begu - Jasmine Paolini: 4-6, 6-1, 1-0 (suspended)


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