May 28, 2018 / 12:50 PM / a month ago

Tennis-Former champ Wawrinka knocked out of French Open in round one

PARIS, May 28 (Reuters) - Former champion Stan Wawrinka was knocked out of the French Open in the first round when he lost 6-2 3-6 4-6 7-6(5) 6-3 to Spain’s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez on Monday.

The Swiss, who lifted the Musketeers Cup in 2015, led two sets to one but faded away after losing the fourth-set tiebreak.

Wawrinka, seeded 23rd in Paris, has been clawing his way back to the top after undergoing two knee surgeries last Summer. (Reporting by Julien Pretot; Editing by XXXX;)

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