Roland-Garros – Cornet surrenders! Jeanjean eliminated, Swiatek 8th #Jeanjean #Cornet #RolandGarros #FrenchOpen # RG22

End of the third round at Roland Garros this Saturday. There are no more French in the women’s draw. Leolia Jeanjean, in the middle of a dream in Paris, came down from its cloud at the beginning of the day. Tensed for seven and a half, the French yielded against it Irina Begu, 6-1, 6-4. The end of the dream but the beginning of a new adventure. After, Alize Cornet he had no choice but to surrender against the Chinese Qinwen Zhang. Affected by the adductor muscles, the Nice woman threw in the towel as she went ahead 6-0, 3-0. Among the favorites, the machine Iga Swiatek got a 31st straight victory to advance to the round of 16 Paula Badosa i Aryna Sabalenka will have a good test.

Léolia Jeanjean defeated in the 3rd round of Roland-Garros

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Hard blow for Cornet, forced to give up Zheng …

Alize Cornet I was living in a day room this Saturday. Affected by the adductors for a few days, the Niçoise was still waiting to gather the second week for her 18th appearance. Porte d’Auteuil. But the 40th player in the world could not resist the young and talented Chinese Qinwen Zheng. Too disabled with two straps on the top of each thigh, the Niçoise of The 32-year-old retired when she received a tough 6-0, 3-0. The double wheel seemed almost inevitable, so the Frenchman preferred to say stop. Probably not to be deprived of the start of the grass season. However, it is difficult to digest this first abandonment in Major.

Swiatek as head

In the same part of the picture, we find the inevitable Iga Swiatek. If she doesn’t have the victories to stay focused on her game, the Pole is on her way to writing history. He passed the milestone of 30, Iga it holds the fourth longest winning streak of this century, not far behind Justine Henin (32) and sisters williams (34 for Serena and 35 for Venus). With only four games lost and just two hours of play, the world number one is outstanding in this edition. This Saturday she opposed the 95th player in the world Thanks Kovinic. Swiatek advanced to the round of 16 6-3, 7-5 for its 31st consecutive victory. Leading very quickly 3-0, the Pole still broke for the second time in the competition before winning the first set 6-3. The second set saw the queen of the circuit twice break her rival and lead 4-1 when the Montenegrin returned to the game and recovered. The world number one did not want to go to the decisive match and raised his level of play again taking charge of the service of Kovinic at 5-5. After two points in the match, Iga reached the round of 16 where he will be Qinwen Zheng.

Léolia Jeanjean, the beautiful story ends in the 3rd round

Beyond the 1000th place in the world a year ago, Leolia Jeanjean One should not have expected an epic like its release in the big movie a Roland Garros. Receiver of a wild card thanks to his victory in Race France, Jeanjean shone successfully Nuria Parrizas-Diaz then the world n ° 8 Karolina Pliskova. Unfortunately, this Saturday, the adventure of the world’s 227th player ended up against Irina Begu 6-1, 6-4. Tense, the 26-year-old could not be released until the end of the match, but too late. A defeat certainly frustrating, but this Roland-Garros will remain unforgettable for Léolia. He will be around 150 in 10 days and will receive a check for € 125,000.

Badosa and title contenders on the menu

Paula Badosaone of those disadvantaged, he fought to get out of danger Kaja Juvan in his last match. But the world number 4 is there. Confident, the Spaniard sets the bar high and will go through a victory over the Russian Veronika Kudermetova. A player who has already dominated twice in 2022. In silence, Aryna Sabalenka7th in the WTA, he will play for his place in the round of 16 against Camila Giorgi. Also note the matches between Madison Keysfail of Carolina Garciai Elena Rybakina as well as Jessica Pegula Front of Tamara Zidane.

This Saturday’s program and results at Roland-Garros:

Cort Philippe Chatrier

From 12 h.

[1] Iga Swiatek (POL) – Danka Kovinic (MNE) 6-3, 7-5

Qinwen Zheng (CHI)Alizé Cornet (FRA) 6-0, 3-0 withdrawal

Court Suzanne Lenglen

From 11 a.m.

Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU)[WC] Leolia Jeanjean (FRA) 6-1, 6-4

[3] Paula Badosa (ESP) – [29] Veronika Kudermetova

Cort Simonne Mathieu

In 2nd rotation from 11am

[28] Camilia Giorgi (ITA) – [7] Aryna Sabalenka

[22] Madison Keys (USA) – [16] Elena Rybakina (KAZ)

Curt 14

In 2nd rotation from 11am

[11] Jessica Pegula (USA) – [24] Tamara Zidansek (SLO)

Curt 7

From 11 a.m.

Shelby Rogers (USA) – [20] Daria Kasatkina

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