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Muguruza, Venus out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Garbine Muguruza did not take kindly to the way spectators pulled for her opponent — her French opponent, mind you — at the French Open.

So after her title defense ended with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 loss to 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic at a packed and rowdy Court Suzanne Lenglen on a surprise-filled Sunday that left zero past Grand Slam champions in the women's field, Muguruza walked toward the locker room while wagging a finger toward the stands, as if to say, "Tsk, tsk!"

"The crowd was really tough today," Muguruza said at a news conference that was halted at one point so she could compose herself after getting choked up.

"Sometimes," she...

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