VERDASCO 6-2 7-5 4-6 6-4 - GAME, SET & MATCH - A neatly sliced forehand drop shot from Verdasco draws Monaco into the net, and the Spaniard has little trouble in feeding a backhand passing shot down the line to wrap up his win over the Argentine and book his place in the second round.
Juan Mónaco - Fernando Verdasco
French Open men - 24 May 2011
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VERDASCO 6-2 7-5 4-6 - SET - Monaco applies the pressure to Verdasco, pushing the Spaniard deep behind the baseline, and forcing a slip which in turn causes him to hit into the net. That's the third set for Monaco and it keeps the pressure on Verdasco
VERDASCO 6-2 7-5 - SET - Verdasco has won foot in the second round now as he wraps up a tough second set, breaking the the final game. Monaco really has his work cut out now if he is to work back into this match
VERDASCO 6-2 - SET - Spanish 16th seed Fernando Verdasco has got his campaign off to a great start, taking the first set for the loss of just the two games from Monaco out on Court 2