No.2 seed Rafael Nadal commenced his assault on a 13th Roland Garros title with a straight-sets win over Egor Gerasimov on Monday.
Shot of the day: Alexander Bublik
The ever-entertaining Alexander Bublik showed off against Gael Monfils with a tweener lob winner in their first round on Monday.
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