Shock as Stan is knocked out

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Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka crashed out of the French Open in a huge first-round shock at Roland Garros.

The third seed never looked comfortable in heavy conditions after a wet day in Paris and fell 6-4 5-7 6-2 6-0 to Spain’s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.

When the 29-year-old won the Masters title in Monte Carlo last month it looked like he could potentially add the French Open crown to the one he so stunningly won in Melbourne in January.

But he was in trouble virtually from the start, and became the first Australian Open champion to lose in the first round in Paris since Petr Korda in 1998.