Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka reats after winning against Czech Republic's Lukas Rosol during their men's first round match at the Roland Garros 2016 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 23, 2016. / AFP / MIGUEL MEDINA
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Stan Wawrinka avoided becoming the first defending champion to lose first round at the French Open Monday when he battled past combative Lukas Rosol in five tough sets.Third-seed Wawrinka fired 56 winners but committed 46 unforced errors and needed to save eight break points to book a second round clash against Japan's Taro Daniel.Nishikori goes on to face Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov after finishing off a first-round tie which had been suspended overnight with him leading 2-1 in the third set.After dropping the first set, Muguruza had to save nine break points just in the opening game of the second.Muguruza fired 44 winners but hit 53 unforced errors and had to save 17 of 21 break points.Romanian sixth-seed Simona Halep, the 2014 runner-up, also progressed, taking just 43 minutes to defeat Japan's Nao Hibino 6-2, 6-0 .
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