French Open at a glance

  • Article by: HOWARD SINKER
  • Updated: June 2, 2008 - 4:27 PM
PARIS — A look at the French Open on Monday:

Weather: Partly cloudy, with a 90-minute rain delay. High of 70 degrees.

Men's Fourth-Round: No. 1 Roger Federer def. Julien Benneteau, No. 5 David Ferrer def. No. 21 Radek Stepanek, No. 24 Fernando Gonzalez def. Robby Ginepri, Gael Monfils def. No. 28 Ivan Ljubicic.

Women's Fourth-Round: No. 13 Dinara Safina def. No. 1 Maria Sharapova, No. 7 Elena Dementieva def. No. 11 Vera Zvonareva.
Suspended Matches: No. 4 Svetlana Kuznetsova leads No. 16 Victoria Azarenka 6-2, 2-2, and Petra Kivtova and Kaia Kanepi are tied at a set apiece in fourth-round matches suspended because of darkness.

Stat of the Day: 1 — Match point wasted by Sharapova in her 6-7 (6), 7-6 (5), 6-2 loss to Safina.

Quote of the Day: "He was born on clay, more or less." — Federer, speaking about his quarterfinal opponent, Gonzalez.

Tuesday's Quarterfinals: No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 19 Nicolas Almagro, No. 3 Novak Djokovic vs. Ernests Gulbis; No. 2 Ana Ivanovic vs. No. 10 Patty Schnyder, No. 3 Jelena Jankovic vs. Carla Suarez Navarro.

Tuesday's Forecast: Rainy in the morning. Partly cloudy with chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 68 degrees.

Tuesday's TV: Tennis Channel, 5 a.m.-11 a.m.; ESPN2, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
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Cincinnati - WP: M. Lorenzen 7 FINAL
Pittsburgh - LP: J. Locke 1
Miami - WP: M. Latos 2 FINAL
Washington - LP: S. Strasburg 1
NY Yankees - WP: M. Pineda 6 FINAL
Toronto - LP: M. Estrada 3
Philadelphia - LP: C. Billingsley 0 FINAL
Atlanta - WP: S. Miller 9
Baltimore - LP: B. Norris 2 FINAL
NY Mets - WP: B. Colon 3
Tampa Bay - LP: D. Smyly 0 FINAL
Boston - WP: R. Porcello 2
Los Angeles 7 Bottom 8th Inning
Milwaukee 1
Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar 3 FINAL
Kansas City - WP: J. Vargas 5
Detroit - LP: S. Greene 2 FINAL
Chicago WSox - WP: J. Samardzija 5
Oakland 2 Bottom 9th Inning
Minnesota 1
Texas 7 FINAL
Houston 1
Chicago Cubs 4 Top 8th Inning
St. Louis 7
Arizona 0 Postponed
Colorado 0
Seattle 1 Top 3rd Inning
LA Angels 2
San Diego 0 Bottom 3rd Inning
San Francisco 2
Washington 90 FINAL
Atlanta 106
Memphis 14 1st Qtr 7:24
Golden State 9
Chicago 1 FINAL
Minnesota 0
Anaheim 3 2nd Prd 8:49
Calgary 2
San Jose 1 FINAL
Houston 0

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