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In Pics: Top Seeds Knocked out of French Open 2016

Sports | News18.com | May 28, 2016, 1:53 pm
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Former US Open champion Marin Cilic suffered a shock 7-6 (7-4) 3-6 6-4 6-2 defeat to qualifier Marco Trungelliti. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Former US Open champion Marin Cilic suffered a shock 7-6 (7-4) 3-6 6-4 6-2 defeat to qualifier Marco Trungelliti. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Currently seeded Seventh Roberta Vinci, the Italian who derailed Serena Williams' hopes of a rare calendar-year Grand Slam of major titles in 2015, is out of the French Open in the first round, when she lost 6-1, 6-3 to unseeded Kateryna Bondarenko. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Currently seeded Seventh Roberta Vinci, the Italian who derailed Serena Williams' hopes of a rare calendar-year Grand Slam of major titles in 2015, is out of the French Open in the first round, when she lost 6-1, 6-3 to unseeded Kateryna Bondarenko. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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In a match lasting three hours and 45 minutes, Troicki ended Dimitrov's hopes by 2-6, 6-3, 5-7, 7-5, 6-3. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

In a match lasting three hours and 45 minutes, Troicki ended Dimitrov's hopes by 2-6, 6-3, 5-7, 7-5, 6-3. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Timea Bacsinszky's love affair with Roland Garros continued on Thursday when she swept aside struggling Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-4, 6-4 to reach the third round. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Timea Bacsinszky's love affair with Roland Garros continued on Thursday when she swept aside struggling Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-4, 6-4 to reach the third round. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Bernard Tomic lost 3-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (8-6) to Croatian teenager Borna Coric in arguably his best ever performance on clay. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Bernard Tomic lost 3-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (8-6) to Croatian teenager Borna Coric in arguably his best ever performance on clay. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Two-time Wimbledon champion and No. 10 seed Petra Kvitova was sent packing by world No. 108 Shelby Rogers in the third round. The 23-year-old American played the match of her life to complete a 6-0, 6-7 (3), 6-0 victory over Kvitova and reach the fourth round. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Two-time Wimbledon champion and No. 10 seed Petra Kvitova was sent packing by world No. 108 Shelby Rogers in the third round. The 23-year-old American played the match of her life to complete a 6-0, 6-7 (3), 6-0 victory over Kvitova and reach the fourth round. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Battling injury and emotions, Nick Kyrgios has plunged out of the French Open at the hands of nemesis Richard Gasquet in a sobering reminder of the unforgiving nature of grand slam tennis. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Battling injury and emotions, Nick Kyrgios has plunged out of the French Open at the hands of nemesis Richard Gasquet in a sobering reminder of the unforgiving nature of grand slam tennis. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Angelique Kerber’s bid for a Grand Slam expired in her very first opportunity after she falls to Kiki Bertens 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Angelique Kerber’s bid for a Grand Slam expired in her very first opportunity after she falls to Kiki Bertens 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)