of Serbia is a potential 2nd round opponent for Roger Federer in the 2nd round of the French Open which got underway in Paris yesterday.
Tipasrevic stunned the world number 4 Andy Murray in the 2nd round of the ATP 500 event in Dubai winning the match in 3 tight sets.
2 years ago Tipsarevic beat Andy Roddick in 4 sets in the 2nd round at Wimbledon before losing in the next round.
Earlier that year Tipsarevic had reached the 3rd round at the Australian Open and pushed Federer to a very tight 5th set losing 10-8 in the decider.
Federer then reached the Semi Finals in Melbourne but lot in straight sets to another Serbian Novak Djokovic.
Federer last year won the French Open for the 1st time in his career when he beat Robin Soderling of Sweden in straight sets in the final.
Soderling beat Nadal in the 4th round in 4 sets.