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Nadal on course for ninth title

Published 1955 GMT (0355 HKT) May 31, 2014
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Rafael Nadal cruised into the last 16 at Roland Garros with a straight sets win over Leonardo Mayer. Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images)
Andy Murray was locked at 7-7 in the deciding fifth set against Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany when bad light halted their third round clash. Pascal Guyot/AFP/Getty
Ever the showman. Gael Monfils delighted himself and his French home crowd with a five-set win over Fabio Fognini. Pascal Guyot/AFP/Getty
Fourth-ranked Simona Halep is the highest seeded woman left in the draw as she reached the last 16 and a clash with Sloane Stephens. Clive Brunskill/Getty Imaes
Sloane Stephens reached the last 16 of a grand slam for the sixth straight time with a straight sets win over Ekaterina Makarova. She will play Halep in the fourth round. Matthias Hangst/Getty Images
Sealed with a kiss. Svetlana Kuznetsova (right) put out fifth seed Petra Kvitova in a third round clash at Roland Garros. Matthias Hangst/Getty Images