In men’s singles, Stan the Man clutched an impressive first round victory in straight sets against Turkey’s Marsel Ilhan. Exhibiting pin-point accuracy combined with his famous devastating backhand, the world No. 9 Swiss allowed his opponent very little chances. Stan launched 10 aces, 42 winners, and saved all six break points faced to ensure a ticket to round 2, sealing the match at 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.
In women’s singles, Ana came back from a set down to defeat Kazakhstan’s Yaroslava Shvedova. The world No. 7 Serb began to pile pressure on her opponent as the match entered the second set, taking full advantage of her potent forehand to secure a 4-6, 6-2, 6-0 victory. The match saw Ana strike 28 winners and six break points. Qualifier Donna Vekic (VCORE Si 100) pulled off an impressive first round upset against French No. 2 and No. 31 seed Caroline Garcia. Despite dropping the first set, Donna dominated in the last two. Firing off an impressive 13 aces to her opponent’s five, Donna booked entry into round 2 with a final score of 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.
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Roland Garros 2015 Day 1 Tournament Results
Men’s Singles Round 1
 Stan Wawrinka (VCORE Tour G, SHT-PRO)(SUI) def. Marsel Ilhan (TUR) 6-3 6-2 6-3
 Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER) def. Go Soeda (VCORE Tour G, POLYTOUR SPIN)(JPN) 6-1 6-0 6-2
Women’s Singles Round 1
 Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Ai 98)(SRB) def. Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) 4-6 6-2 6-0
Donna Vekic (VCORE Si 100)(CRO) def.  Caroline Garcia (FRA) 3-6 6-3 6-2
Magdalena Rybarikova (EZONE Ai 98, POLYTOUR PRO 125)(SVK) def. Olivia Rogowska (AUS) 0-6 7-5 6-2
Camila Giorgi (ITA) def. Tatjana Maria (VCORE Si 100)(GER)
*Photo of Ana taken at the 2014 Roland Garros
*Photo of Donna taken at the 2015 Australian Open