Tennis: Zemlja First Slovenian to Advance at Slam Tournament

Paris, 25 May - Grega Zemlja defeated Juan Monaco of Argentina in the first round of the Roland Garros in Paris on Tuesday, becoming the first Slovenian male tennis player to earn a win in the main draw of one of the four Slam tournaments. His compatriot Blaz Kavcic repeated the feat an hour later, beating Eduardo Schwank, also of Argentina.

Slovenian tennis player Grega Zemlja
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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