Simona Halep, Serena Williams and Garbine Muguruza were all among the round-two winners at the French Open on Thursday.
Ashleigh Barty threatened to end Serena Williams' grand-slam comeback prematurely, but the 23-time major champion came roaring back.
It was a straightforward day for Rafael Nadal at the French Open, who was joined in round three by Juan Martin del Potro.
There are 10 players capable of winning this year's French Open in the women's draw, says Simona Halep.
Zinedine Zidane's departure from Real Madrid was a surprise to most, including tennis star Rafael Nadal.
Guido Pella had no answer to the class of Rafael Nadal, who set up a third-round tie with Richard Gasquet at the French Open.
Two matches in as many days was no problem for Simona Halep, who was far too good for Taylor Townsend.
British Tennis has offered Alexander Zverev a chance to play in Yorkshire after his admiration for a journalist's accent at the French Open.
"You have people starving to death," said Novak Djokovic as he tried to put his problems into perspective.
There were wins for Grigor Dimitrov and Novak Djokovic at the French Open on Wednesday.