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From the surprise victory of Diane Parry to the quiet victory of Rafael Nadal, passing through the interruptions because of the rain, the second day of Roland-Garros, Monday, was rich in strong images.
The feeling of the day is her. From the top of her 19 years, Diane Parry beat as soon as she entered the running, Monday, May 23, the world number 2 and defending champion, Barbora Krejcikova. A feat greeted by an ovation from the Philippe-Chatrier court. Among the Tricolores, Corentin Moutet also shone by winning against Stan Wawrinka, winner in 2015.
As for the favorites in the men’s draw, Rafael Nadal picked up a quiet victory over Jordan Thompson. But the day was also disrupted by the rain, which forced the end of the last meetings, while Richard Gasquet, in particular, was still on the court.
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