Last year's runner up Samantha Stosur (pictured) got off to a good start at the French Open Sunday, easily beating Iveta Benesova, while Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battled Jan Hajek to victory on a low-key opening day.
Date created : 2011-05-22
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