GB's Evans out on day one of French Open

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Dan Evans returns a shot  against Thanasi Kokkinakis astatine  the French OpenDan Evans has lone reached the French Open 2nd circular once
Dates: 28 May-11 June Venue: Roland Garros, Paris
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British fig 2 Dan Evans' struggles astatine the French Open continued arsenic helium mislaid to Australia's Thanasi Kokkinakis connected the opening time of the tournament.

Evans, seeded 20th, won for the archetypal clip astatine Roland Garros past year, but has present suffered a 5th nonaccomplishment successful six first-round matches connected the Paris clay.

The 33-year-old mislaid 6-4 6-4 6-4 against Kokkinakis, who is ranked 108th and received a wildcard.

Only 2 Britons - Jack Draper and Cameron Norrie - stay successful the draw.

With Emma Raducanu injured, determination are nary British players successful the women's singles aft 7 players mislaid successful qualifying.

More to follow.

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