Withdrawals, arrivals and parties: the social round-up

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It has been a big 24 hours in the social media world…

Roger Federer announced he was missing the French Open:

The news Federer’s record-breaking 65 consecutive Grand Slam streak was over sent social media into a spin, and revealed all sorts of interesting facts:

We should also note Federer made the announcement on Facebook – which didn’t even exist when his streak started:

Clay King Rafael Nadal is back though and hit the Roland Garros court with David Goffin:

Lleyton Hewitt is there too – enjoying a new role as he hit with Nick Kyrgios:

Good to be back on the dirt @rolandgarros in a different role! Good solid hit today @k1ngkyrg1os #BT #GoAussies

A photo posted by Lleyton Hewitt (@lleytonhewitt89) on


Tomas Berdych is on the hunt for a mixed doubles partner:

But maybe he should have been looking at the player’s party, where stars like Petra Kvitova, Lucie Safarova, Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Ana Ivanovic were all dressed up:

Elena Vesnina missed out – she was stuck on a train from Strasbourg:

The Pliskova twins are on their way to Paris as well:

On the comeback from injury, Janko Tipsarevic has a new fitness coach:

Got a new fitness coach

A video posted by Janko Tipsarevic (@tipsarevicjanko) on

While Dmitry Tursunov has had better days:

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