Good afternoon and welcome to this live blog on NU.nl.

My name is Patrick Moeke and I will keep you informed of all developments at Kiki Bertens' match at Roland Garros.

Lots of fun!



  • Roland Garros

  • Second round

  • Bertens-Errani

  • First set 

Roland Garros · a few seconds ago

Errani keeps her game without difficulty and takes a 2-0 lead.

Bertens is not comfortable in the game yet.

Roland Garros · 4 minutes ago

Break Errani!

0-1 (0-0)



Bertens seems somewhat upset after that enormous (fireworks?) Bang.

The Dutch immediately delivers its service and falls behind.

4 minutes ago

Roland Garros 7 minutes ago

A strange moment at the start of the game.

At a stand of 15-30 there is a huge bang near the track of Bertens.

The Dutch waits for a while to serve and laughs at it.

Roland Garros 9 minutes ago

Bertens starts serving.

Her second round match against Sara Errani at Roland Garros is underway.

Roland Garros 16 minutes ago

Bertens and Errani played against each other five times before and the Dutch never managed to win.

Their last meeting was at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, when Errani won in three sets (4-6, 6-4 and 6-3).

Roland Garros 31 minutes ago

Good news!

It is dry in Paris and the sail is being pulled from runway 14.

It seems that Kiki Bertens will soon start her second round match against Sara Errani.

Roland Garros one hour ago

Unfortunately, it is raining again in Paris.

The match between Kiki Bertens and Sara Errani will in any case not start before 11.30 am.

an hour ago

Roland Garros 2 hours ago

Bertens opponent of today, Sara Errani, was in the final of Roland Garros in 2012.

The Italian then had to leave the overall victory to Maria Sharapova and has since failed to reach the final of a Grand Slam tournament again.

Errani has now dropped to the 150th place on the WTA ranking.

Roland Garros 3 hours ago

Kiki Bertens will play her second match at Roland Garros at 11 am (when it is dry).

The Dutch, who struggled to beat Katarina Zavatska earlier this week, meets Sara Errani from Italy.

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