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Tennis: French Open results - 2nd update

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Results on Thursday at the French Open, the fifth day of the season's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros (x denotes seeded player):

Men

2nd rd

Rafael Nadal (ESP x1) bt Dominic Thiem (AUT) 6-2, 6-2, 6-3

Dusan Lajovic (SRB) bt Jurgen Zopp (EST) 6-2, 6-4, 6-4

Ivo Karlovic (CRO) bt Andreas Haider-Maurer (AUT) 7-5, 6-3, 6-4

Kevin Anderson (RSA x19) bt Axel Michon (FRA) 6-2, 6-3, 6-2

David Ferrer (ESP x5) bt Simone Bolelli (ITA) 6-2, 6-3, 6-2

Donald Young (USA) bt Feliciano Lopez (ESP x26) 6-3, 7-6 (7/1), 6-3

Women

2nd rd

Pauline Parmentier (FRA) bt Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) 1-6, 6-3, 6-3

Paula Ormaechea (ARG) bt Monica Niculescu (ROM) 2-6, 7-5, 6-2

Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS x27) bt Camila Giorgi (ITA) 7-6 (7/5), 6-3

Lucie Safarova (CZE x23) bt Casey Dellacqua (AUS) 6-1, 5-7, 6-3

Sloane Stephens (USA x15) bt Polona Hercog (SLO) 6-1, 6-3

María Teresa Torró Flor (ESP) bt Magdaléna Rybáriková (SVK) 6-2, 2-6, 6-2

Jelena Jankovic (SRB x6) bt Kurumi Nara (JPN) 7-5, 6-0

Julia Glushko (ISR) bt Kirsten Flipkens (BEL x21) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4

Silvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) bt Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 6-2, 6-4

Kiki Bertens (NED) bt Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS x24) 5-7, 6-4, 3-0 - retired

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