French Open
CNNSI.com
French Open

Shop Fantasy Central Golf Guide Free e-mail Travel Subscribe SI About Us
CNNSI.com
World Sports
French Open
More Tennis News
Scoreboard
Archived Results
Player Profiles
Men
Women
Brackets
Men
Women
Almanac
Photo Gallery
Week One
Finals

EVENTS
 Sportsman of the Year
 Heisman Trophy
 Swimsuit 2001

CENTERS
 Fantasy Central
 Inside Game
 Video Plus
 Statitudes
 Your Turn
 Message Boards
 Email Newsletters
 Golf Guide
 Cities
 

CNNSI.com GROUP
 Sports Illustrated
 Life of Reilly
 SI Women
 SI for Kids
 Press Room
 TBS/TNT Sports
 CNN Languages

COMMERCE
 SI Customer Service
 SI Media Kits
 Get into College
 Sports Memorabilia
 TeamStore


Rubin out of French Open

Click here for more on this story
Posted: Tuesday May 22, 2001 1:56 PM
Updated: Friday May 25, 2001 5:45 PM

PARIS (AP) -- Chanda Rubin, who twice reached the quarterfinals of the French Open, pulled out of the Grand Slam event on Tuesday because of a knee injury.

She will be replaced in the women's singles draw by fellow American Alexandra Stevenson.

The $10 million French Open, the only Grand Slam tournament on clay, starts Monday.

Rubin is ranked No. 22 by the WTA. She reached the quarterfinals at Roland Garros last year and in 1995.

Australia's Jason Stoltenberg also withdrew but did not give a reason, organizers said. He is ranked 84th in the ATP Champions Race. Stoltenberg will be replaced by Argentina's Jose Acasuso, who is 81st.


 
Related information
Stories
Kournikova pulls out of French Open
Ailing Ferrero could miss French Open
Injury forces Dokic from Strasbourg Open
WTA player Corina Morariu diagnosed with leukemia
Multimedia
Visit Multimedia Central for the latest audio and video
Search our site Watch CNN/SI 24 hours a day
Sports Illustrated and CNN have combined to form a 24 hour sports news and information channel. To receive CNN/SI at your home call your cable operator or DirecTV.

Copyright 2003 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

 

   
CNNSI   Copyright © 2001 CNN/Sports Illustrated. An AOL Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines.