|Photo: Reuters / Gonzalo Fuentes|
Previously, Williams sported a record of 46-0 in the opening round of the four major tournaments in tennis.
Not to be outdone by William's quick exit, American men have been cast out of the French Open faster than day old baguettes.
|Isner (l) and Mathieu (r)|
Photo: AP /Michel Eueler
America's second-highest ranked player, John Isner, was defeated today by France's Paul-Henri Mathieu in an epic match that lasted a near-record 5 hours and 41 minutes.
With Isner's departure, no American men are left in the draw to compete in the second week of the tournament.
Oh well, we've still got some great tennis ahead next week, and we'll always have this collection of 40 fun photos from week one of this year's French Open.