16+ CR GTD
Header banner - Nostra Poker
Pokersaint - Lead
Stan Wawrinka Sports

Stan Wawrinka out in Epic French Open Contest

by GS Admin Posted on 29 May, 2018

He has three Grand Slam titles to his name and was also the runners up in the 2017 French Open men’s tournament. The 33-year old Swiss player Stan Wawrinka has been around the tennis circuit for over a decade and has become one of the best in recent years. 

Wawrinka has also been brilliant on clay, winning the Roland Garros title in 2015, but the last four grand slam results haven’t been very great for him. His best result in the last four slams was a Round 2 exit in the recent Australian Open and that is something of big concern for the Swiss player.

Yesterday, he made another shocking exit, losing his Round 1 match against Spain’s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez. The Spaniard was down 1-2 after three sets and made a dramatic comeback to win the final two sets and knock the number 23 seed Wawrinka out of the competition.

Wawrinka has been ranked in the top 5 for a very long time in the last few years, but has been on a down-slide in recent months, ranked 30th on the ATP rankings before this tournament began. What’s worse is that his ranking has taken a huge fall after this loss to Garcia-Lopez. For the first time in years, Wawrinka has fallen out of the top 250 in the ATP Rankings.

However, he hasn’t blamed his knee injury for this loss. He knows where he lacked and isn’t really bothered about the rankings, vowing to be back at the top soon. “For sure, I’m going to require some wild cards. But again, if I have to play some Challenger, I have no problem with that. I know exactly where I want to be. I won three Grand Slams in my career and I know what it takes to do it. And my goal is to get to my top.”

Garcia-Lopez has now set up a Round 2 game against Karen Khachanov and that could be another exciting game. Rain was a constant interruption on Day 2 at the French Open, but no other great upsets were seen on this second day of play. You can keep reading GutshotMagazine.com for regular updates on the 2018 French Open.

Slim gutshot


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Dangal box

Top 10 Poker Rooms

  • Natural8

    Sign-up code "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: 200% bonus up to $1,000 or $100 in instant rewards Register

  • 9stacks

    Instant withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "9GUTSHOT" Register

  • PokerSaint

    60-seconds withdrawal; 100% locked bonus on first deposit
    Offer: "GUT100" Register

  • Poker Dangal
    Poker Dangal

    INR 500 Free on sign-up; (425 Locked, 75 Instant)
    Offer: 150% on first deposit up to INR 5,000 Register

  • Spartan Poker
    Spartan Poker

    Sign-up with "GUTSHOT"
    Offer: "GUT300X" to get 300% on your deposit Register

  • Nostra Pro
    Nostra Pro

    Use Code "KING500"
    Offer: 100% Instant Poker Cash Back Register


    Sign-up with "GSBLZ"
    Offer: Make your 1st Deposit of INR 200 & GET 1000 in return! Register

  • Poker Tempo
    Poker Tempo

    Rs. 50 Instant Bonus, Rs. 50 Locked Bonus, No code required!
    Offer: 1 Ticket to 5000 GTD FREEROLL every Monday @ 7PM Register

  • Calling Station
    Calling Station

    Instant withdrawal; Use “RELOAD20” on deposits for 20% locked bonus
    Offer: "GUTSHT" Register

  • PokerStellar

    INR 500 Free (225 Instant + 275 Ticket) on KYC Verification
    Offer: 150% Upto 5,000 + 20% Instant Bonus Register

Pokersaint box banner

Want to share your thoughts about poker?

Then click the button to submit your article.

Facebook + Follow

Instagram + Follow

Natural8 GGSF LiveX Flipout Banner

Natural8 GGSF LiveX Flipout Banner