The King of clay has a four-year reign that doesn't look to be interrupted any time soon.
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Nobody's claycourt specialist, it was still unlike her to implode against Dinara Safina in the fourth round.
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Still hasn't cracked the Nadal riddle at Roland Garros. But his run to the final should give him confidence and momentum heading to Wimbledon.
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The Williams Sisters
The bad news: the sisters were eliminated by the end of Week One. The good news: Wimbledon is just two weeks away.
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American lefty wins a pair of matches against higher-ranked foes and gives Novak Djokovic a fine workout in defeat.
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The tournament's breakout star. Won five rounds and then played a memorable semifinal match against Roger Federer. One hopes this is just the beginning.
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Before the tournament, the overriding question in the women's game: who will fill the vacuum left by Justine Henin? Here's your answer. With a clean, businesslike performance in the final, Serb wins her first major.
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Couldn't quite pull off the upset in the final, but the powerful Russian announced herself at this event.
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Serb reaches still another Grand Slam semifinal, but one expected him to offer more resistance against Nadal in that match.
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No one expected him to do much on clay. And he met expectation, falling to Gulbis -- not a great shame -- in round two. Like Andy Roddick, he'll be happy to get on the grass.
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Rolling Estonian reaches first Grand Slam quarterfinal.
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The "other Serb" played well for five rounds before losing a heartbreaker against Ivanovic. She does, however, get bonus points for her postmatch candor.
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Lativian banger is a future top 10 player. Just give him another year or two of seasoning.
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Where has the player gone who beat Federer, Nadal and Djokovic last fall? A second-round loser to Jeremy Chardy.
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Russian reached quarterfinals and was a point from advancing against Safina. Then the deluge.
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Charismatic Spaniard was going great. At least until he met Nadal. Then he won only three games in three sets.
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Harsh to give a semifinalist such a low grade. But Russian played up to her seeding, reached the semis, and then simply failed to show up for one of the biggest matches of her life.
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A long staircase separates Russians from the Big Three. But he didn't last long enough to challenge them.
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Never plays well at home Slam. But she's simply too talented and experienced to lose to a qualifier in a Grand Slam.
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Dinara's brother gets bonus point for being the sibling of the women's finalist. Former No. 1 wins a match and is playing better again; but then fell to countryman Nikolay Davydenko.
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Carla Suarez Navarro
Spaniard goes from the qualifying round to the quarterfinals.
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