Fourth-seeded Ukraine Elina Svitolina also advanced, fending off Australian Ajla Tomljanovic 7-5, 6-3.Great Britain's Johanna Konta, seeded 22nd, was among those bowing out early after losing 6-4, 6-3 to Yulia Putintseva of Kazakh.--Field Level Media General News We welcome the first weekend of June with a ray of hope for a ray of sunshine.
Chef/owner Marc De Canck’s bold, chic style often references his Belgian heritage, and dinner at his table has always felt like the most sophisticated European experience in a city whose restaurant scene can sometimes seem more than a little rustic.
To my recollection, La Chronique has always employed a sommelier, always offered a cheese course and always served lunch.
Tasting menus: -5 (with wine pairings 0-5).
Few Montreal restaurants reach their full potential anymore, with chefs often moving from one resto to another, changing styles, or throwing in the towel due to challenges like fierce competition, demanding customers and the struggle to actually make any money in this business.
Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia was sent packing in straight sets as the French Open began on Sunday at Roland Garros.
The fifth-seeded Ostapenko was stunned 7-5, 6-3 by unseeded Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova in a match that lasted 95 minutes.Still others simply go bust due to myriad reasons too grim to list here.There are exceptions, of course — successful establishments that evolve constantly despite occasional setbacks.Serena Williams, unseeded since watching her ranking plummet after taking time off for her pregnancy, is slated to open singles play on Monday.Fellow American Sloane Stephens, seeded 10th, had no problems in her opener, breezing to a 6-2, 6-0 win over Arantxa Rus of Netherlands.The ninth-seeded Williams has struggled on clay this season and that continued in a 6-4, 7-5 loss on Sunday.