French Open 2012: Sam Querrey Represents The Bay Area In 2012 Roland Garros Tournament

PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 26: Sam Querrey of United States hits a backhand during a practice session ahead of the 2012 French Open at Roland Garros on May 26, 2012 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

San Francisco's own Sam Querrey will be playing in the 2012 French Open, facing No. 8 ranked Janko Tipsarevic in the first round.

The 2012 French Open (Roland Garros) begins Sunday, and the Bay Area is represented by Sam Querrey, orginally from San Francisco. The full draw was released Friday, and Querrey will face Janko Tipsarevic in the first round.

This will be Querrey's sixth year in the French Open, with 2011 being the first year he made it out of the first round. He's posted a 7-9 record so far this year and a 152-130 record on his career. This year won't be easy, as Tipsarevic is ranked number eight in singles players.

Other notable draws include Novak Djokobic facing Potito Starace in the first round, with Lleyton Hewitt versus Blaz Kavcic in the same bracket. Andy Roddick will face Nicolas Mahut in the first round, and Roger Federer will meet Tobias Kamke.

In the women's bracket, No. 1 ranked Victoria Azarenka will face Alberta Brianti. Serena Williams will see Virginie Razzano, and their bracket-mate Maria Sharapova will face Alexandra Cadantu.

The full draws are available at the Roland Garros site, the women here and the men here.

SB Nation Bay Area will continue to bring you updates, results and more from the 2012 French Open. You can also check out SB Nation's dedicated tennis hub.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Bay Area

You must be a member of SB Nation Bay Area to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Bay Area. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Bay Area

You must be a member of SB Nation Bay Area to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Bay Area. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.