First-round action continued on a very windy Thursday and our photographer Jimmie48 attended a number of matches, including Venus Williams‘ remarkable victory over Andrea Petkovic. However, this gallery is specific for many wonderful team photos from doubles matches. Look at all the hugs, smiles and celebration moments of Elina Svitolina & Victoria Azarenka, Garbine Muguruza & Carla Suarez Navarro, Heather Watson & Lara Arruabarrena, Julia Goerges & Karolina Pliskova.
MORE 2019 BNP PARIBAS OPEN PHOTOS:
- Wednesday: All-Access Hour + Azarenka, Gavrilova win openers
- Tuesday: Gavrilova celebrates birthday, Vekic, Anisimova, Kvitova, Goerges practice
- Monday: Williams sisters, Halep, Kasatkina practice
- Naomi Osaka practices with new coach Jermaine Jenkins