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Cameron Norrie defends Nick Kyrgios over late withdrawal from French Open

• Kyrgios pulls out before first-round clash, citing illness• Norrie will now play French qualifier Elliot BenchetritNick Kyrgios, who pulled out of the French Open on Fr...

Cameron Norrie defends Nick Kyrgios over late withdrawal from French Open

Source: theguardian.com

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open for second successive year due to illness Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open, just days after saying the clay-court tournament 'sucks' in comparison to Wimbledon....
18:00, 05/24/2019

Nick Kyrgios slams 'cringeworthy' Djokovic and 'salty' Nadal ahead of French Open World No 34 hammers men’s tennis champions during Rome Masters podcastFree-speaking Australian calls Fernando Verdasco ‘most arrogant person ever’Nick Kyrgios has launched a remarkable volley of insul...
08:12, 05/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios Is Disqualified After Tantrum at the Italian Open Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay and was defaulted from his second-round match against Casper Ruud....
18:48, 05/16/2019

Watch: Nick Kyrgios melts down at Italian Open, throws chair Nick Kyrgios melted down on at the Italian Open, smashing his racket, kicking a water bottle and tossing a chair during his match against Casper Ruud....
20:36, 05/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios tosses chair, storms off in total Italian Open meltdown ROME — Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay at the Italian Open and was defaulted Thursday from his second-round match. First, Kyrgios kicked a w...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios throws chair at Italian Open; players debate punishment Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage and was defaulted from his second-round match at the Italian Open.        ...
01:24, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios throws chair and walks off court during Rome Open match – video Nick Kyrgios is out of the Italian Open after being defaulted in his second-round clash with Caspar Ruud. With scores level at 6-3 6-7(5) 1-1 in the third set, Kyrgios was given a game penalty, appare...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Kyrgios withdraws from French Open "Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open only days after claiming the event \"sucks\" compared to Wimbledon, according to tournament organisers."...
16:48, 05/24/2019

Tennis: Australian Kyrgios pulls out of French Open - organisers Australian maverick Nick Kyrgios withdrew from the French Open on Friday, according to tournament officials, robbing the Grand Slam event of some guaranteed fireworks....
18:36, 05/24/2019

Katie Boulter makes clumsy, belated withdrawal from French Open • British No 3 misses Roland Garros with back injury• Boulter left name in draw, then pulled out next dayKatie Boulter sent a ripple of bemusement through Roland Garros on Friday without hitting a bal...
22:12, 05/24/2019

Nick Kyrgios storms off court: 'Emotions got the better of me' Australia's Nick Kyrgios apologises after forfeiting his second-round match at the Italian Open after walking off court against Norway's Casper Ruud....
21:36, 05/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios Says He's "Fucking Done" During Tantrum, And It's Hard Not To Believe Him Of all Nick Kyrgios’s many many many many tantrums, the one he unleashed today at the Italian Open was his most over-the-top display yet. On the heels of a brutally honest interview with tennis writer...
00:36, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios leads latest outpouring of disrespect towards top players • ‘I probably don’t show them respect – they’re just good at tennis’• Daniil Medvedev says he always wanted Roger Federer to loseNick Kyrgios says he is happy to keep his feud with Novak Djokovic tick...
21:00, 06/17/2019

Barty's parents to miss French Open final despite late Paris dash "While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, Ashleigh Barty\u0027s parents will be stranded just a couple of hundre...
19:24, 06/08/2019

Roger Federer believes Nick Kyrgios should be spared ATP suspension for chair-throwing Rome outburst Roger Federer does not believe Nick Kyrgios' chair-throwing outburst that led to him defaulting his second-round match at the Italian Open on Thursday warrants a suspension by the ATP....
14:24, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios says 'cringeworthy' Novak Djokovic has a 'sick obsession with wanting to be liked' Nick Kyrgios claims Novak Djokovic has a "sick obsession with wanting to be liked" as he also took aim at Rafael Nadal during an extraordinary podcast appearance....
16:12, 05/16/2019

French withdrawal a painful lesson for Auger-Aliassime Fast-rising Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime said he will have to be more careful with his schedule in the future after pulling out of the French Open with a groin injury....
20:48, 05/26/2019

Kyrgios thrown out of Italian Open after on-court outburst Nick Kyrgios was defaulted from his second round Italian Open clash against Norway's Casper Ruud on Thursday after the hot-headed Australian hurled a chair on to the court....
22:24, 05/16/2019

Tennis: Kyrgios thrown out of Italian Open after on-court outburst Nick Kyrgios was defaulted from his second round Italian Open clash against Norway's Casper Ruud on Thursday after the hot-headed Australian hurled a chair on to the court....
20:12, 05/16/2019

Federer latest withdrawal from Italian Open "Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said on Friday."...
16:48, 05/17/2019

London Zoo Defends Return of Late-Night Parties Among the Animals Activists say the mix of alcohol and music at the event, which is intended to bring visitors closer to the wildlife and raise conservation funds, is inappropriate....
18:48, 06/10/2019

Djokovic in Madrid Open semis after Cilic food poisoning withdrawal "World number one Novak Djokovic automatically progressed to the Madrid Open semi-finals after his quarter-final opponent Marin Cilic was forced to withdraw because of food poisoning on Friday."...
15:24, 05/10/2019

Tennis: Djokovic in Madrid Open semis after Cilic food poisoning withdrawal World number one Novak Djokovic automatically progressed to the Madrid Open semi-finals after his quarter-final opponent Marin Cilic was forced to withdraw because of food poisoning on Friday....
14:48, 05/10/2019

Cameron Young relishing US Open stage as young gun: ‘I should belong’ PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The 22-year-old amateur playing in his first professional tournament at this week’s U.S. Open, walked onto the Pebble Beach practice range Tuesday looking for a place to hit bal...
06:12, 06/13/2019

French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shares heartwarming moment with son on court after French Open loss French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shared a touching moment with his son moments after he lost in the third round of the French Open on Friday to Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer....
19:36, 06/06/2019

UBS chairman defends French tax case to shareholders UBS Group had to go to court in France to fight charges that the Swiss bank helped wealthy clients dodge taxes because it was unable to strike a reasonable settlement, Chairman Axel Weber told shareho...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Norrie falls to qualifier, Edmund blazes through "Cameron Norrie was the first British man to take to court in Paris today - and fell to qualifier Elliot Benchetrit of France in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0, 6-2."...
17:12, 05/28/2019

Cavani misses late penalty as French champion PSG draws PARIS (AP) — Edinson Cavani missed a late penalty given after a video review as French champion Paris Saint-Germain’s stuttering form continued in a 1-1 draw with Nice on Saturday. Referee Frank...
20:48, 05/04/2019

| Fast finish too little, too late for Woods at US Open Tiger Woods finished with a flourish, but six birdies in his last 12 holes at Pebble Beach came far too late to make much difference at the 119th US Open....
11:00, 06/17/2019

UPDATE 2-Short-seller Muddy Waters defends its research on Casino after critical French probe U.S. short-selling firm Muddy Waters on Thursday rejected the preliminary findings of a probe by France's AMF financial regulator into its criticism of retailer Casino....
18:12, 06/06/2019

U.S. Open: Justin Rose jumps into lead after late surge in first round Justin Rose took advantage of a soft course at Pebble Beach with five birdies for a 6-under 65, grabbing the lead after the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open....
05:24, 06/14/2019

Tiger Woods shifts focus to U.S. Open with late run final round at Memorial With the championship hardware out of reach at the Memorial, Tiger Woods turned his eye toward the U.S. Open. He liked what he saw.        ...
01:12, 06/03/2019

Federer waltzes into French Open last eight Roger Federer's dream return to the French Open continued as the Swiss waltzed into quarter-finals by giving Argentine Leonardo Mayer a 6-2 6-3 6-3 masterclass on Sunday....
16:36, 06/02/2019

French Open 2019: day one – live! Roger Federer in action on first day in ParisMen’s form guide | Women’s form guideEmail Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris 10.45am BST And there it is: Potapova breaks to take the first set 6-4. The number...
12:00, 05/26/2019

| Osaka crashes out of French Open Naomi Osaka's hopes of winning a third successive Grand Slam ended when she was knocked out of the French Open in Round 3 by unheralded Katerina Siniakova....
20:24, 06/01/2019

French Open: Players to Watch For the men, keep your eyes on Stefanos Tsitsipas, Guido Pella and Felix Auger-Aliassime. For the women, it’s Kiki Bertens, Belinda Bencic and Anett Kontaveit....
08:48, 05/24/2019

Breakthroughs Are Not Just for the Young at the French Open Jan-Lennard Struff, 29, reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time on Saturday. His next obstacle is No. 1 Novak Djokovic....
06:00, 06/02/2019

Sharapova (shoulder) withdraws from French Open Two-time champion Maria Sharapova announced her withdrawal from the French Open on Wednesday, as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury....
04:36, 05/16/2019

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020 "The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organisers said on Sunday."...
16:48, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Lights to be used at next year’s French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year’s French Open and all courts the year after, putting an...
13:48, 06/09/2019

Australia's Barty wins French Open Australian Ashleigh Barty defeats Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final to win her first Grand Slam singles title and complete a fairytale return to the sport....
20:00, 06/08/2019

Tennis: Sharapova withdraws from French Open Twice champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open after failing to recover fully from shoulder surgery, the former world number one said on Wednesday....
04:36, 05/16/2019

Del Potro finding the right combination at French Open Playing Grand Slam tennis for the first time since fracturing his right knee last year, ninth-ranked Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the second round at Roland Garros      ...
16:36, 05/28/2019

Same Old Roger Federer Shines at the New-Look French Open In his first French Open match in four years, Federer breezed through in straight sets. He walked on court to a standing ovation and finished the same way....
09:12, 05/27/2019

Who's shining, who's struggling with a month 'til the French Open? What we learned from last week's WTA and ATP events, including Petra Kvitova's rise, Dominic Thiem peaking at the right time, and Naomi Osaka handling the pressure of No. 1....
17:48, 04/29/2019

| Federer, Nadal march on at French Open Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open....
21:48, 06/02/2019

Grinding Barty through to French Open final Sometimes, tennis is just about grinding through the bad moments and Ashleigh Barty did just that on Friday when she weathered tough conditions and a fierce opponent to reach the French Open final....
17:36, 06/07/2019

Daniil Medvedev Looks to Come Back at the French Open His clay season has been mixed. He reached the semifinals in Monte Carlo and the finals in Barcelona, but lost his opening matches in Madrid and Rome....
08:48, 05/24/2019

Thiem battles through to third round at French Open Austrian Dominic Thiem overcame a tough test to reach the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-3 7-5 win over defiant Kazakh Alexander Bublik on Court Philippe Chatrier on Thursday....
14:12, 05/30/2019

It Will Be Federer vs. Nadal in the French Open Semifinals Federer earned his spot by defeating his Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, while Nadal routed Kei Nishikori, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3....
20:24, 06/04/2019

What The Hell Are These Questions From The French Open Pressers? Today at the French Open, No. 7 seed Sloane Stephens lost her quarterfinal match. She went to press after, only to field this question, as noted by tennis writer Ben Rothenberg:...
00:01, 06/05/2019

| Djokovic sails through French Open 1st round Novak Djokovic laid down an early marker in his bid to hold all four Grand Slam titles for the second time, powering past Hubert Hurkacz at Roland Garros....
20:00, 05/27/2019

What's in a name? You say French Open; I say Roland Garros The clay-court Grand Slam tournament being played in Paris right now is that rare sporting event with multiple names        ...
11:12, 05/30/2019

| Nadal, Federer on French Open collision course Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were placed in the same half of the draw for the French Open on Thursday meaning the two longtime rivals could meet in the semi-finals....
21:24, 05/23/2019

| Serena flops again, crashes out of French Open Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again when she was knocked out of the French Open by compatriot Sofia Kenin....
11:24, 06/02/2019

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006. She will face Ashleigh Barty next....
16:00, 06/06/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: How much do you know about the Paris Slam? FRENCH OPEN '19: See how much you know about the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament by taking this AP quiz        ...
10:00, 05/23/2019

| French Open 'far away' for Thiem after Barcelona triumph Dominic Thiem insisted that Roland Garros is still "far away" after following up his shock win over Rafael Nadal by beating Daniil Medvedev in the Barcelona Open final....
21:36, 04/28/2019

Is Madrid or Rome a better predictor for the French Open? With three weeks until Roland Garros, we compare the two big clay tournaments leading up to the French Open and what we've learned from them over the years....
23:12, 05/02/2019

Wozniacki goes from perfect in 1st set to French Open loss Caroline Wozniacki went from playing a perfect set to start her French Open campaign to quickly fading away against an opponent who had never previously won a Grand Slam match     ...
15:12, 05/27/2019

Brutal Nadal through to French Open third round Rafa Nadal left German qualifier Yannick Maden no hope as he booked his ticket for the third round of the French Open in ruthless fashion with a 6-1 6-2 6-4 victory on Wednesday....
16:00, 05/29/2019

Muguruza canters into French Open third round Former champion Garbine Muguruza cantered past Swede Johanna Larsson 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday to set up a potentially explosive third-round clash with Elina Svitolina....
15:00, 05/29/2019

Vondrousova demolishes Sevastova to reach French Open last eight Teenager Marketa Vondrousova continued to impress at the French Open when she walloped Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-0 to reach her maiden Grand Slam quarter-finals on Sunday....
14:24, 06/02/2019

No. 1 Naomi Osaka finally starts her French Open on Day 3 Naomi Osaka's bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open        ...
12:24, 05/28/2019

Teen advances into French Open quarters without losing a set Teenager Marketa Vondrousova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating 12th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-0 Sunday in just 59 minutes.        ...
18:00, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before th...
18:48, 05/14/2019

Sluggish Thiem into French Open fourth round Last year's runner-up Dominic Thiem of Austria overcame a second-set blip as he huffed and puffed into the fourth round of the French Open with a 6-3 4-6 6-2 7-5 win against Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas on ...
02:24, 06/02/2019

| Czech teenager Vondrousova into French Open quarters Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova raced into her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open by thrashing of Latvian 12th seed Anastasija Sevastova....
13:00, 06/02/2019

French Open draw opens up for all-business Barty Ash Barty has reached the last 16 of the French Open for the first time without dropping a set along the way and, even if the Australian says she is not looking too far ahead, a pathway deep into the ...
11:24, 06/02/2019

Djokovic has tennis history within grasp at the French Open Novak Djokovic is poised to become only the second man in history to hold all four major titles at once on two separate occasions        ...
21:12, 06/06/2019

Naomi Osaka escapes after French Open scare Naomi Osaka, the world No. 1, was on the brink of exiting the French Open at the first hurdle before rallying past 90th-ranked Anna Karolina Schmiedlova in three sets....
18:12, 05/28/2019

Cuevas through to third round after Edmund retires French Open Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas reached the third round of the French Open after Kyle Edmund, the last British man left in the singles draw, retired with a knee injury midway through the third set on Thursday...
14:12, 05/30/2019

All's well that ends well for No. 1 Naomi Osaka at French Open Naomi Osaka again gets off to a terrible start during the second round at the French Open, and the No. 1 seed again prevails.        ...
00:24, 05/31/2019

Barty has what it takes to lift French Open trophy Ashleigh Barty has all the tools to become the first Australian woman in 46 years to win the French Open title when she faces fearless Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova on Saturday....
22:12, 06/07/2019

Osaka, Azarenka facing different pressures at French Open While Naomi Osaka is feeling the weight of her first Slam as world No. 1, second-round opponent Victoria Azarenka is trying to climb back to those heights....
20:24, 05/29/2019

Federer, Nadal race into third round of French Open He is one of tennis' best ever players and known for his attention to detail but Rafael Nadal didn't have any complicated scouting plans in place ahead of his first-round match against a player he had...
20:12, 05/29/2019

French Open 2019: Nadal races into third round Tougher tests are on the way for King of Clay Rafael Nadal at this year's French Open but for now the Spaniard is cruising, reaching the third round by beating German qualifier Yannick Maden in straig...
18:24, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Nadal reaches 3rd round at French Open Rafael Nadal reaches third round at French Open with 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over German qualifier Yannick Maden        ...
15:48, 05/29/2019

| Osaka pulls out of Rome in French Open scare World No 1 Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the Italian Open before Thursday's quarter-finals with injury just a week before the start of the French Open....
14:00, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Kateryna Kozlova out of French Open with virus French Open organizers say Kateryna Kozlova withdrew from the clay-court Grand Slam because of a viral infection        ...
13:48, 05/29/2019

WTA 'extremely disappointed' by French Open semi scheduling Women's Tennis Association boss Steve Simon has criticized French Open organizers for scheduling both of the women's semi-finals away from center court....
09:12, 06/07/2019

French Open women’s final: A breakthrough win awaits Ashleigh Barty is aiming to become the first Australian woman to win the French Open since 1973; Marketa Vondrousova would be the first teenage winner since 1997....
14:24, 06/08/2019

Federer and Nadal back in action at French Open Roger Federer's third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris in 1999     &...
09:24, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open        ...
19:00, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
20:36, 05/28/2019

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open Roger Federer became the first player to play 400 grand slam matches Friday and he marked the occasion by becoming the oldest man in nearly 50 years to reach the fourth round at the French Open after ...
18:48, 05/31/2019

Maria Sharapova out of French Open, citing right shoulder PARIS (AP) — Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the year’s second Grand Slam tournament because of her injured right shoulder. Sharapova announced her withdrawal on ...
22:00, 05/15/2019

The Latest: Ash Barty beats Vondrousova to win French Open The Latest on the French Open: Ash Barty has won her first Grand Slam title by beating 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 in the final        ...
19:36, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Thiem reaches 3rd round at French Open Dominic Thiem overcame some trickery from Kazakh opponent Alexander Bublik to advance to the third round at the French Open with a 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 7-5 victory        ...
15:24, 05/30/2019

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings PARIS (AP) — French Open champion Ash Barty’s first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings. Barty moved up six places Monday. Reigning U.S. Open and Australia...
13:12, 06/10/2019

Stephens keen to end Konta run in French Open quarters Sloane Stephens is hopeful that the Roland Garros clay will prove to be the "neutraliser" when she faces Johanna Konta in the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday seeking a first win over the Briton....
13:00, 06/04/2019

Nadal beats Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for 12th French Open Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12th French Open championship....
19:00, 06/09/2019

Bertens retires from French Open second-round match "Dutch fourth seed Kiki Bertens, one of the pre-tournament favourites, retired due to illness from her second-round match against Slovakian Viktoria Kuzmova on Wednesday."...
20:00, 05/29/2019

Nadal's draw at French Open includes qualifier Rafael Nadal will start his campaign for a record-extending 12th title at the French Open against a qualifier. And if he makes it to the second round of the clay-court Grand Slam, another qualifier wi...
20:48, 05/23/2019

Wawrinka outlasts Tsitsipas in French Open epic It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely contrasting victories....
15:48, 06/03/2019

French Open fan fights with kid for sweaty towel, is a big jerk You’re never too old to be a superfan — even though you really should be. Tennis fans flocked to Roland Garros for the opening day of the French Open, but rather than be content to soak up the atmosph...
03:00, 05/27/2019

Osaka adjusting to clay in time for French Open "Naomi Osaka believes she is finally getting to grips with claycourt tennis as she is about to start her first grand slam as the top seed at this year\u0027s French Open."...
20:48, 05/24/2019

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 triumphs....
19:36, 06/09/2019

Choreography comes to clay: No replay review at French Open Leave replay review to other tennis tournaments and other sports: The French Open will stick to the choreography of checking marks on clay when there are disputed calls.      ...
19:48, 06/04/2019

Weather gives French Open organizers scheduling headache Four of the survivors in French Open women's singles face the prospect of playing three days in a row to win the title after heavy rain washed out the day's action on Wednesday....
21:12, 06/05/2019

The Latest: Federer eases into French Open 2nd round Playing his first match at Roland Garros since 2015, Roger Federer had no problem reaching the second round of the French Open        ...
17:48, 05/26/2019

Many happy returns for Federer at 1st French Open since 2015 Roger Federer returns to refurbished Court Philippe Chatrier for his first French Open match since 2015 and wins easily        ...
21:24, 05/26/2019

The Latest: Laver picks Djokovic to win French Open The Latest on the French Open: Tennis great Rod Laver is picking Novak Djokovic to win his fourth straight Grand Slam tournament _ just ahead of 11-time Roland Garros champion Rafael Nadal  ...
22:12, 06/03/2019

Michael Chang: ‘I chat with Ivan when I see him. But never about the French Open’ Thirty years on from his Paris triumph, the 1989 champion on underarm serving, toppling Lendl and how Tiananmen Square tinged success with sadnessIt is one of the most iconic moments in tennis history...
14:24, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Stephens beats Muguruza at French Open Sloane Stephens is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3 of Spain on the fifth match point        ...
21:24, 06/02/2019

| Federer marches on at French Open, Vondrousova also into quarters Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open...
21:48, 06/02/2019

Konta cruises into first French Open quarter-final "Johanna Konta produced a display full of authority and confidence as she beat Donna Vekic in straight sets to reach her first French Open quarter-final."...
18:48, 06/02/2019

| Federer, Nadal to meet in French Open blockbuster Roger Federer set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal to become the oldest men's Grand Slam semi-finalist in 28 years....
02:36, 06/05/2019

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020: organizers The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organizers said on Sunday....
15:12, 06/09/2019

Ash Barty’s unusual journey leads her to French Open win PARIS — Ash Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned to the tour, and that career choice paid off in a big way Satu...
20:36, 06/08/2019

French Open trophy gaffe gives Australia another champion When Ash Barty won the French Open title on Saturday she thought she was the first Australian woman to lift the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen since Margaret Court in 1973....
13:24, 06/09/2019

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke points....
08:48, 05/24/2019

Kvitova withdraws from French Open, hopeful for Wimbledon Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open before her first round match on Monday due to an injury to her forearm but the Czech is hopeful she will be able to compete at Wimbledon....
15:48, 05/27/2019

Nadal, Djokovic and Serena play on Day 2 of French Open PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams — owners of a combined collection of 55 Grand Slam singles titles — are each in action on Day 2 at the French Open. Each is embarking on a...
11:24, 05/27/2019

'He is a genius': Why Nadal pulled away to win his 12th French Open As has been the case throughout his incredible Roland Garros run, intensity and mental toughness set Rafael Nadal apart once again in Sunday's final against Dominic Thiem....
02:48, 06/10/2019

The French Open Spruces Up, and Shows Players the Money In an attempt to better compete with other Grand Slam tournaments, the French Open is renovating and reaching out to young fans, and has increased the prizes....
08:48, 05/24/2019

Serena remains America's best hope at French Open Serena Williams represents the United States' best chance to hoist the French Open trophy this year but questions loom about her fitness after she was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open last wee...
04:24, 05/24/2019

French Open: Federer, Nadal advance to semifinals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will play one another in the French Open semifinals after winning their respective matches during Tuesday's quarterfinals....
22:00, 06/04/2019

Djokovic concedes he has mountain to climb at French Open World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week's...
14:36, 05/22/2019

Barty too hot for Kenin as Aussie's French Open run continues Ashleigh Barty's impressive run at the French Open continued on Monday when the Australian saw off American Sofia Kenin 6-3 3-6 6-0 to reach the quarter-finals....
14:00, 06/03/2019

The Latest: Vondrousova moves into French Open semifinals Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova has needed four match points to end a four-match losing streak against Petra Martic and reach the semifinals for the French Open       ...
21:48, 06/04/2019

The Latest: Auger-Aliassime pulls out of French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:17 p.m. Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime has pulled out of the French Open because of an injury. Organizers said the No. 25-s...
15:48, 05/26/2019

The Latest: Lights to be used at next year's French Open The latest on the French Open: Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year's French Open       ...
14:48, 06/09/2019

For French Open competitors, red clay dust comes free. So does the laundry. Former tennis stars recall having to wash their dirty match clothes by hand, while today’s competitors have a free cleaning service at their disposal....
03:00, 05/31/2019

Anna Tatishvili fined £41,000 for playing ‘below standard’ at French Open • Maria Sakkari beat former world No 50 6-0, 6-1 in first round• Tatishvili was playing her first tour match since October 2017The former world No 50 Anna Tatishvili has been fined nearly £41,000 for ...
19:36, 06/03/2019

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep have to wait until Thursday to resume their bids to win a second French Open title after rain completely washed out the four remaining Wednesday quarterfinals....
21:36, 06/05/2019

The Latest: Keys, Barty reach French Open quarterfinals PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 12:40 p.m. Madison Keys and Ash Barty will face off in the quarterfinals of the French Open. In wet conditions in Paris, the 14th-seed...
13:12, 06/03/2019

Young American who upset Williams in action at French Open Sofia Kenin will try to follow up her upset of Serena Williams at the French Open by reaching her first Grand Slam quarterfinal        ...
09:36, 06/03/2019

French Open quarter-finals delayed by rain – live! Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem in action laterKonta aims to go ‘two steps further’ as she targets titleAnd email Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.31pm BST It’s still raining. Might as well fin...
14:48, 06/05/2019

Anisimova eager to carry French Open confidence onto grass Teenager Amanda Anisimova hopes the confidence she gained during her amazing run at the French Open will help her to succeed during the grasscourt season....
17:36, 06/07/2019

French Open glance: Federer renews rivalry with Wawrinka A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals     ...
00:12, 06/04/2019

Nadal and Federer set up classic French Open semi-final French Open fans will be treated to the semi-final they had always hoped for as great rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced in contrasting fashion on Tuesday to set up a last-four encounter a...
01:48, 06/05/2019

Nadal, Federer in the lead as bad weather hits French Open Defending French Open champion Rafael Nadal looked on verge of making it to the semifinals for a record-extending 12th time with an express win when bad weather forecast derailed his plans on Tuesday ...
19:48, 06/04/2019

At the French Open, Novak Djokovic Is Aiming to Rewind to 2016 Djokovic held all four singles Grand Slam titles simultaneously after he won at Roland Garros three years ago, and he looks capable of doing the same this year....
02:12, 06/04/2019

Naomi Osaka rallies again at French Open, beats Azarenka For the second straight match at the French Open, Naomi Osaka came back from the brink of defeat. This time the Japanese No. 1 beat former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka to extend her grand slam winning stre...
17:24, 05/30/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal both in 3rd-round action A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer's third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made his debut in Paris i...
00:24, 05/31/2019

French Open: Khachanov sends Del Potro out as Djokovic marches on Russian into first slam quarter-final with four-set winDjokovic to face Zverev after easing past StruffKaren Khachanov overcame Juan Martín Del Potro in a dramatic four-set battle, winning 7-5, 6-3, 3...
23:24, 06/03/2019

VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 French Open women's singles title? "Can Serena Williams win her first Grand Slam since her comeback at the 2019 French Open, or will Simona Halep defend her first major title from Roland Garros last year?"...
19:24, 05/16/2019

Barty ends Anisimova's run to reach French Open final Australian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce challenge of Amanda Anisimova to end the 17-year-old's barnstorming run at the French Open and reach the final with a rollercoaster 6-7(4) 6-3 6-3 victor...
17:36, 06/07/2019

Anisimova blows Halep out of French Open as dream run continues Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open with a shock 6-2 6-4 victory in the quarter-finals on Thursday, and immediately set her sights on winning...
22:00, 06/06/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer in French Open last 8 Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Round-up: Vondrousova routs Sevastova to reach French Open last eight "Teenager Marketa Vondrousova continued to impress at the French Open when she walloped Latvia\u0027s Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-0 to reach her maiden Grand Slam quarter-finals on Sunday."...
18:48, 06/02/2019

US tennis pro Nicole Gibbs has cancer; to miss French Open American tennis player Nicole Gibbs says she will miss the French Open because of surgery for salivary gland cancer. The 26-year-old Gibbs wrote on Twitter that the procedure is scheduled for Friday a...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Faultless Roger Federer eases into French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals.        ...
18:00, 06/02/2019

French Open 2019: Halep, Djokovic, Osaka and more – live! Live updates from Roland Garros with both top seeds in actionFederer catches fire, Nadal survives stutterFeel free to email Alex or tweet @A_Hess 10.38am BST In the women’s doubles, Gabriela Dabrowski...
11:48, 06/01/2019

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova on Thursday...
19:36, 06/06/2019

2019 French Open: Roger Federer Reaches the Quarterfinals Federer has not yet dropped a set playing at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015. Three women became first-time quarterfinals in Paris on Sunday....
17:48, 06/02/2019

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happen for Spain's "King of Clay" to lose their semifin...
16:00, 06/06/2019

Serena Williams out of French Open in stunning early exit PARIS — Serena Williams’ quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years. Williams was outplayed in the third round of the French Open by 20-ye...
23:36, 06/01/2019

Federer, Nadal to meet at French Open for first time since 2011 Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will face off at the French Open for the first time since 2011 after they won contrasting quarterfinals in wet Paris. Federer edged Stan Wawrinka in a bruising battle wh...
22:24, 06/04/2019

Serena, Federer, Djokovic among French Open storylines in Rome With less than two weeks until Roland Garros, there is no shortage of burning questions left to answer at the Italian Open, the last major tuneup before the French Open....
19:48, 05/13/2019

Why willpower wasn't enough this time for Serena, Osaka at French Open Serena Williams tried to tap into the queen within in her third-round match against Sofia Kenin. Naomi Osaka tried to put dreams of a calendar slam out of her head. But both players came up empty Satu...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Halep crashes out to American teen Anisimova at French Open Simona Halep crushed a teen in her last French Open outing, but the defending champion was in turn humbled by teenager Amanda Anisimova in their rain-delayed quarterfinal....
18:12, 06/06/2019

French Open: Djokovic, Halep ready for action in Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
16:00, 06/06/2019

Konta first British woman into French Open quarters since 1983 Johanna Konta proved that she had found her comfort zone on Roland Garros' red clay as she surged to a 6-2 6-4 win over Donna Vekic to become the first British woman to reach the quarter-finals of the...
14:48, 06/02/2019

Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in...
05:36, 06/01/2019

'Golden oldie' Federer cruises into French Open 4th round Roger Federer celebrated his 400th Grand Slam match with an easy victory on Friday over Norway's Casper Ruud, winning 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at th...
01:12, 06/01/2019

Barty outplays Keys to reach French Open semis Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam semi-final as she outplayed error-prone American Madison Keys 6-3 7-5 at the French Open on Thursday....
22:00, 06/06/2019

Watch: USA's American Anisimova, 17, eliminated in French Open semifinals American teen Amanda Anisimova watched her magical run at Roland-Garros end in a three-set setback to Ashleigh Barty in the 2019 French Open semifinals on Friday in Paris....
14:00, 06/07/2019

Federer-Nadal, Serena's struggles among French Open takeaways What did we learn over the past two weeks at Roland Garros? The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry remains the gold standard, Serena Williams needs a shakeup and more....
17:12, 06/11/2019

Paris in the springtime? French Open rainout sinks schedule Rain washes out day's entire schedule at French Open for 2nd time since 2000, jumbling the schedule and creating the possibility of a delayed women's final       &...
00:36, 06/06/2019

Federer-Nadal showdown highlights French Open semifinals PARIS (AP) — All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer. The other men’s semifinal Friday ...
10:12, 06/07/2019

French Open glance: Djokovic looks to keep Slam streak alive A quick look at the French Open: Djokovic looks to extend his Slam streak with quarterfinal matches rescheduled for Thursday after Wednesday's washout        ...
00:36, 06/06/2019

French Open: Roger Federer cruises through against Leonardo Mayer • Swiss No 3 seed beats Leonardo Mayer 6-2, 6-3, 6-3• Britain’s Joe Salisbury reaches doubles quarter-finalsRoger Federer continued his straightforward progress through the French Open draw with a 6-2...
20:00, 06/02/2019

French Open glance: Keys, Kenin, Anisimova eye quarterfinals A quick look at the French Open: 3 Americans will try to join Sloane Stephens in the women's quarterfinals        ...
23:36, 06/02/2019

French Open 2019, day six: Pliskova takes on Martic – live! Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Johanna Konta in actionKonta faces meeting of minds against KusmovaFeel free to email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 10.22am BST Pliskova is very much in action at Rola...
11:36, 05/31/2019

Coach on French Open star Amanda Anisimova: 'Just a matter of when' Amanda Anisimova's meteoric rise to the top of the tennis world at the 2019 French Open came as a surprise to many, but her coach saw it coming. He told UPI that the 17-year-old is here to stay....
02:12, 06/07/2019

Djokovic aims to extend Slam streak at French Open PARIS (AP) — After an entire day’s play was washed out, organizers at the French Open are optimistic that the four remaining quarterfinal matches will finally be played. Top-ranked Novak Djokovi...
11:00, 06/06/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open: ‘I really miss you Paris’ • Two-times champion still struggling with shoulder injury• ‘Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones’Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open because of a shoulder probl...
01:24, 05/16/2019

Draw opening up for Stephens to reach French Open final Sloane Stephens has no other Grand Slam winners _ or even finalists _ left in her side of the French Open draw after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3     ...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Who is Amanda Anisimova? 17-year-old American on shocking French Open run The match ended and Tennis Channel’s Ted Robinson declared “a star is born.” That is what it is starting to feel like with American teenager Amanda Anisimova, who reached the French ...
14:48, 06/06/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open, citing right shoulder Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the year's second Grand Slam tournament because of her injured right shoulder.        ...
23:48, 05/15/2019

The Latest: Nadal joins Federer in French Open quarterfinals Defending champion Rafael Nadal is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating unseeded Argentine Juan Ignacio Londero 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 in their first ever meeting     ...
19:00, 06/02/2019

American Gibbs pulls out of French Open after cancer diagnosis American Nicole Gibbs said on Monday she will miss the rest of the clay court season including this month's French Open after being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer....
00:36, 05/14/2019

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made th...
21:36, 05/27/2019

Ashleigh Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova to win French Open Ashleigh Barty won her first grand slam title and became the first Australian to claim the French Open in 46 years when she beat Czech teen Marketa Vondrousova in straight sets....
18:24, 06/08/2019

Why Juan Martin del Potro could be a sleeping giant at the French Open Due to an injury-plagued year, del Potro entered Roland Garros under the radar. But if his opening win is any indication, he could yet be a factor in Paris....
22:24, 05/28/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal face qualifiers on Day 4 A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal face German qualifiers ranked outside the top 100 in the second round        ...
22:48, 05/28/2019

Disgruntled Novak Djokovic exits French Open to end win streak Novak Djokovic's bid to win four straight majors for the second time came to an end when the disgruntled Serb fell to Dominic Thiem in five sets in the completion of their French Open semifinal....
17:48, 06/08/2019

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before coming back to win; Simona Halep also needed 3 sets to advance        ...
22:48, 05/28/2019

Federer relishes French Open return after 3-year absence PARIS (AP) — When Roger Federer played his first match at Roland Garros the domestic currency was francs rather than euros, Steffi Graf was about to claim a sixth French Open title and few had heard o...
19:12, 05/24/2019

Bernard Tomic 'pretty sure' he tried in one-sided French Open defeat Australian falls to Taylor Fritz in just 82 minutesNonchalant and impatient display prompts questionsBernard Tomic has denied not giving it his all despite lasting just 82 minutes against Taylor Fritz...
06:36, 05/29/2019

Federer and Nadal face German qualifiers at French Open Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play German qualifiers in second-round matches at the French Open on Wednesday        ...
09:36, 05/29/2019

Federer returns to play at French Open after 4-year absence PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer is in action on the opening day of the French Open. Returning to play at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015, Federer opens against 73rd-ranked Lorenzo Sonego in the...
09:48, 05/26/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep   ...
21:36, 05/22/2019

Zverev digs deep to reach French Open round two Alexander Zverev was made to work hard to reach the second round of the French Open, trashing a racket in frustration in a 7-6(4) 6-3 2-6 6-7(5) 6-3 win over Australian John Millman on Tuesday....
19:36, 05/28/2019

Record-extending 12th French Open title for Nadal Rafael Nadal continues to be virtually unstoppable at the French Open, winning his 12th title Sunday after beating Dominic Thiem for the second straight year. On Sunday he prevailed in four sets....
20:36, 06/09/2019

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam title No. 19....
23:00, 06/10/2019

French Open 2019: Tsonga left holding baby "Jo-Wilfried Tsonga easied into the French Open second round with a 7-6 6-1 4-6 6-3 win over Peter Gojowczyk before being asked to pose for a photo with a baby."...
20:00, 05/27/2019

The Latest: Krawietz, Mies win French Open doubles on debut The Latest on the French Open: The German pair of Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies has become only the second team in the Open era to win the men's doubles title on its Roland Garros debut  ...
02:00, 06/09/2019

Nadal back to his merciless old self on new French Open center court Claycourt master Rafael Nadal quickly adapted to the new surroundings at Roland Garros with a 6-2 6-1 6-3 demolition of German qualifier Yannick Hanfmann in the first round of the French Open on Monda...
19:24, 05/27/2019

Top-seeded Barty withdraws from French Open warm-up event STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty withdrew from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament on Tuesday because of a right arm injury. Barty was replaced in the main draw b...
15:00, 05/21/2019

French Open 2019: Zverev and Del Potro in action on day three – live! Updates from the first-round action at Roland Garros‘Mother, champion’: Serena makes sartorial statementGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 10.58am BST Fabio Fognini, who’s been tipped ...
12:12, 05/28/2019

Ashleigh Barty: 'The stars aligned for me to win the French Open' – video Ashleigh Barty says 'the stars aligned' for her to claim her maiden grand slam title after becoming the first Australian woman to win the French Open in 46 years.Eighth seed Barty, 23, who five years ...
22:24, 06/08/2019

On her terms and timeline, Ashleigh Barty climbs to top at French Open Hailed as a phenom when she first hit the tennis stage at age 15, Ashleigh Barty soon landed on the same predictable path toward teenaged tennis burnout. Instead, her instincts helped her make a detou...
22:24, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Del Potro shakes off poor start at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 1:30 p.m. Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the second round of the French Open by beating 75th-ranked Nicolas Jarry 3-6, 6-2, 6-1, 6-...
14:00, 05/28/2019

Red dirt capital offers green experience at French Open At the heart of the Jardin des Serres botanical exhibition, Roland Garros's new Simonne Mathieu court offers a green experience in tennis' capital of red dirt....
20:48, 05/26/2019

Tennis and tropical plants: New French Open court is wild The French Open has a stunning new court, surrounded on all four sides by greenhouses filed with exotic plants        ...
17:48, 05/26/2019

Muguruza, Stephens post straight-set wins at French Open Former champion Garbine Muguruza and last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens both posted straight-set wins to reach the third round of the French Open        ...
13:48, 05/29/2019

Isner out of French Open with injury; ends 24-Slam streak PARIS (AP) — John Isner has pulled out of the French Open because of an injured left foot, ending his streak of 24 consecutive appearances at Grand Slam tournaments. The 34-year-old Isner announced hi...
21:36, 05/17/2019

French Open shows present and future of tennis are just fine Historic wins from Rafael Nadal and Ashleigh Barty should comfort anyone worried about what will happen when tennis' most celebrated athletes finally yield to age....
02:48, 06/10/2019

Nadal primed for another French Open charge after Rome crescendo Rafael Nadal has hit form at the perfect time heading into the French Open after a slow start, by his standards, to the claycourt season caused some to doubt his chances of continuing his vice-like gr...
02:48, 05/24/2019

French Open glance: Serena vs. qualifier; Osaka vs. Azarenka A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka meets Victoria Azaranka in a second-round matchup between the current No. 1 in women's tennis and a former No. 1       ...
02:00, 05/30/2019

2019 French Open: Nadal and Federer Cruise Into Third Round Rafael Nadal posted a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over Yannick Maden. Roger Federer also advanced easily, with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 victory over 144th-ranked Oscar Otte....
21:48, 05/29/2019

Even for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at the French Open is just impossible In their 39th career meeting and the most anticipated tennis match in years, the Spaniard mastered both his friendly rival and the wind to reach Sunday's final....
23:00, 06/07/2019

Calf injury brakes Kvitova's French Open momentum Petra Kvitova heads into the French Open with two titles under her belt since the beginning of 2019, but a calf injury in a tournament tune-up match this week may derail the two-time Wimbledon champio...
21:48, 05/17/2019

Nadal opens bid for 12th French Open title against qualifier Rafael Nadal will start his campaign for a record-extending 12th title at the French Open against a qualifier        ...
23:12, 05/23/2019

Ash Barty's return to tennis brings her to French Open final Ashleigh Barty was once a teen prodigy. After burning out, quitting and coming back, she's now the women's favorite at Roland Garros. She has one hurdle left, against Marketa Vondrousova, in Saturday'...
07:00, 06/08/2019

2019 French Open: Players to bet on who aren’t Rafael Nadal Rafael Nadal has ruled the red clay of Roland Garros like no other player in the history of tennis. Nadal, who has won the French Open 11 times in the past 14 years, is the even-money favorite at Will...
18:24, 05/25/2019

Tennis: Osaka adjusting to clay on time for French Open Naomi Osaka believes she is finally getting to grips with claycourt tennis as she is about to start her first grand slam as the top seed at this year's French Open....
18:36, 05/24/2019

Rafael Nadal is just way too good for Roger Federer at French Open PARIS — Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong wind to reach his 12th final at Roland Garros. Nad...
18:24, 06/07/2019

Fifth-seed Zverev advances in French Open despite destroying racket Emotions got the better of fifth-seed Alexander Zverev Tuesday during his French Open victory over John Millman, with Zverev's racket paying the price....
01:24, 05/29/2019

Ashleigh Barty storms to French Open glory with win over Vondrousova • Australian dominates in straight-sets cruise, 6-1, 6-3• Impressive display secures first grand slam titleAshleigh Barty crowned her comeback to tennis with a first grand slam singles title by beatin...
18:36, 06/08/2019

Injury cloud hangs over Ashleigh Barty with French Open around corner World No 8 pulls out of warmup event with injury‘I hope to be 100% next week,’ Australian says Australian preparations for the French Open have hit a speed bump with Ashleigh Barty injured, John Millm...
02:12, 05/22/2019

Draw hands Federer smooth start on French Open return Roger Federer was handed a comfortable-looking start in the French Open draw on Thursday as the 20-times Grand Slam champion makes his return to the tournament after a three-year hiatus....
02:48, 05/24/2019

Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open men's final – live! Game-by-game updates from the final at Roland GarrosThiem tasked with facing Nadal after ending Djokovic’s streakSend your emails to Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 2.05pm BST Tok! Tok! Tok! They’...
15:12, 06/09/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, winning the second set before Nadal stormed back to w...
19:12, 06/09/2019

French Open glance: 17-year-old American vs.'18 champ Halep A quick look at the French Open: Defending champion Simona Halep faces 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in one women's quarterfinal, while No. 8 seed Ash Barty meets No. 14 Madison Keys in a...
23:12, 06/04/2019

Wimbledon finalist Anderson skips French Open, clay circuit Two-time Grand Slam runner-up Kevin Anderson is skipping the clay-court swing this season because of a lingering right elbow injury        ...
18:36, 04/28/2019

French Open 2019: Federer, Nadal and Konta in action on day eight – live! Live updates from Roland GarrosSerena Williams and Naomi Osaka crash outFeel free to email Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris you thoughts 10.33am BST Vondrousova hasn’t won a game since the fall and she f...
11:48, 06/02/2019

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw World No 8 slated to meet Serena Williams in last 16Nick Kyrgios plays British No 1 Cam Norrie first up Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament’s eighth s...
03:24, 05/24/2019

Back from cricket, Australia's Barty now French Open champ Ash Barty certainly did not think her best chance of winning a Grand Slam title would be at the French Open        ...
08:24, 06/09/2019

The Latest: 7-time French Open champ Chris Evert gets award The Latest at the French Open: Seven-time French Open champion Chris Evert has been presented with a special trophy        ...
16:24, 06/06/2019

French Open trophy error lists Britain's Sue Barker as Australian Barker won women’s title in 1976 but is listed as ‘AUST’Australia’s Ash Barty noticed error after her victoryShe may have been born and raised in Devon and be the face of the BBC’s Wimbledon coverage ...
14:12, 06/10/2019

Johanna Konta breaks French Open hoodoo with first-round victory • British No 1 beat qualifier Lottner in straight sets• Konta will take on Lauren Davis in second roundIt took her five attempts, but Johanna Konta has finally reached the second round of the French O...
13:36, 05/27/2019

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the Amer...
19:36, 05/27/2019

Johanna Konta aims to go ‘two steps further’ as she targets French Open title • Konta is in her third semi-final of a grand slam• ‘I will use my experience to deal with the challenge’Johanna Konta, playing the best tennis of her career, is two wins away from being the first Bri...
22:48, 06/04/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an injured left forearm....
19:12, 05/27/2019

Thiem ends Djokovic's Slam streak in French Open semifinals Novak Djokovic's 26-match Grand Slam winning streak ended with a dramatic 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 loss Saturday to Dominic Thiem in a rain-interrupted French Open semifinal that spanned more than four...
21:48, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won a 12th title at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 win over Dominic Thiem        ...
19:12, 06/09/2019

Injury-hit Osaka heads to French Open after 'rocky' clay season "After pulling out of last week\u0027s Italian Open due to injury, World number one Naomi Osaka admitted she has had a “rocky” claycourt season heading into the French Open."...
10:48, 05/22/2019

French Open glance: Nadal adds to his record with 12th title A quick look at the French Open: Rafael Nadal adds to his record with a 12th title by beating Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of last year's final       &#...
22:48, 06/09/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Nadal eyes 12th; Djokovic, Federer 2nd each The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2019 French Open, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and 2009 champ Roger Federer      ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

French Open 2019: Kenin v Barty, Siniakova v Keys and more – live! Keep up with all the action from Roland GarrosKonta reaches last eight | Federer and Nadal on courseEmail jacob.steinberg@theguardian.com | Tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.06am BST Ashleigh Barty slams down ...
12:12, 06/03/2019

French Open women's singles live: Kerber and Muguruza in action first up "French Open 2019 live updates from the women\u0027s draw at Roland Garros, as Angelique Kerber and Garbine Muguruza get their campaigns underway on Day 1."...
12:00, 05/26/2019

Rafael Nadal storms to historic 12th French Open win – video Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem at Roland Garros to claim his 12th French Open title and 18th grand slam. A mark of his near-total dominance on clay, he has won all but three French Open tournaments s...
23:00, 06/09/2019

Tennis: Rested and recovered, Andreescu relishing French Open debut Injury breaks are not usually welcomed by tennis players but when Bianca Andreescu's shoulder began troubling her in Miami it offered her the chance to take stock of a stunning breakthrough....
05:36, 05/26/2019

French Open order of play Day 1 - Roger Federer up first on return to clay "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the first day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
19:12, 05/25/2019

Home drought continues as Monfils, Paire exit French Open The French have rarely had a problem developing elite tennis players. There are, for example, 10 men inside the top 100, tied for the most alongside another grand slam nation, the U.S....
20:48, 06/03/2019

Angelique Kerber shocked by Anastasia Potapova in French Open first round • Russian teenager Potapova beats No 5 seed 6-4, 6-2• Kerber’s bid to complete career slam falls at first hurdleAngelique Kerber’s bid to complete a career slam at this year’s French Open fell at the ...
13:24, 05/26/2019

The Latest: Konta beats Stephens to reach French Open semis Johanna Konta has reached the French Open semifinals for the first time after beating last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens 6-1, 6-4        ...
16:00, 06/04/2019

The Latest: French Open women's final could be pushed back The Latest at the French Open: Tournament director Guy Forget says it is possible that the women's singles final at Roland Garros could be delayed a day because of the rain that has jumbled the s...
00:36, 06/06/2019

French Open: Angelique Kerber's clay court troubles continue Germany's best female tennis player is struggling to realize her career Grand Slam dream. Another first round exit is problematic, but may also provide the answer Kerber needs to return to her best te...
23:12, 05/26/2019

Martic overcomes her own demons to reach French Open quarter-finals It proved to be 30th-time lucky for Petra Martic on Sunday because after a decade of trying at the slams, she finally overcame her fourth-round jinx at the French Open....
20:12, 06/02/2019

Factbox: Nadal's record-breaking 12 French Open final victories Factbox on Rafael Nadal's French Open final wins after he beat Dominic Thiem for the second year running on Sunday to become the first player to win the same Grand Slam title 12 times, edging ahead o...
20:00, 06/09/2019

Nadal and Djokovic head French Open cast as Federer returns For the first time in four years the big three in men's tennis will all be present at the French Open, all striving to etch another remarkable storyline in the red Parisian dirt....
21:00, 05/24/2019

Rafael Nadal makes history with 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal downed Dominic Thiem at French Open to claim his 18th Grand Slam and become the only man or woman to win the same tournament 12 times.       ...
20:12, 06/09/2019

French Open: Wawrinka to meet Federer after epic battle with Tsitsipas It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely contrasting victories....
22:36, 06/02/2019

Djokovic reaches 10th successive French Open quarter-final Top seed Novak Djokovic's untroubled progress continued at the French Open as he chalked up a fourth successive straight-sets victory on Monday, this time outclassing Jan-Lennard Struff to reach the q...
16:12, 06/03/2019

Djokovic eyes French Open final against Nadal as clay begins As Novak Djokovic begins his preparations for a fourth straight Grand Slam title, he likes to imagine beating Rafael Nadal in the French Open final        ...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Johanna Konta's up for the fight as she bids for another knockout at French Open There were times in Johanna Konta's career when her mental strength was in doubt, but the manner of the British No1's run to the semi-finals at the French Open suggests she is ready to face any challe...
19:12, 06/05/2019

Serena overcomes slow start to power into French Open second round Serena Williams, chasing a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title, overcame a wobbly start to reach the second round of the French Open with a 2-6 6-1 6-0 victory against Russia's Vitalia Diat...
20:36, 05/27/2019

French Open 2019, day two: Konta, Nadal and Djokovic in action – live! Get all the latest updates from Roland GarrosKonta puts faith in good feeling to banish past failingsFeel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 11.21am BST Wozniaki has closed the gap in set two...
12:24, 05/27/2019

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Target Second Week At French Open Roger Federer continues his first French Open campaign in four years on Friday with a third-round match against Norway's Casper Ruud, while reigning champion Rafael Nadal faces Belgian David Goffin....
13:24, 05/31/2019

Jo Konta binges romantic comedies ahead of French Open semis Jo Konta’s gameplan ahead of Friday’s French Open semifinals: Romantic comedies, of course. The British tennis star, who will face Markéta Vondroušová of the Czech Republic, has been makin...
01:12, 06/07/2019

Tennis: Holder Halep shrugs off expectations ahead of French Open French Open champion Simona Halep has said won't be burdened by expectations that she can repeat last year's triumph and would rather focus on enjoying the Grand Slam which starts on Sunday....
18:00, 05/20/2019

Muguruza powers past Svitolina into French Open fourth round "Spaniard Garbine Muguruza laid down an impressive marker at the French Open as she overpowered ninth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3 6-3 to reach the fourth round on Friday."...
19:36, 05/31/2019

Azarenka hands former French Open champion Ostapenko another first-round exit Jelena Ostapenko suffered her second successive first-round loss at the French Open since winning the 2017 title as she was beaten by former world number one Victoria Azarenka on Tuesday....
19:36, 05/28/2019

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open for first Grand Slam title The No. 8-seeded Ashleigh Barty beat unseeded 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final for her first Grand Slam title.        ...
19:36, 06/08/2019

French Open 2019 live updates - Day Three, Dan Evans v Fernando Verdasco "Follow live updates from the 2019 French Open at Roland Garros. On day three, the likes of Dan Evans, Cameron Norrie, Alexander Zverev, Naomi Osaka, Simona Halep and Victoria Azarenka are all in acti...
17:12, 05/28/2019

Karlovic and Lopez serve up oldest match in French Open history "Croatia\u0027s Ivo Karlovic became the first man in his 40s to compete in a Grand Slam singles match for 27 years when he beat fellow veteran Feliciano Lopez at Roland Garros on Tuesday."...
17:12, 05/28/2019

2019 French Open: Barty and Vondrousova Make the Women’s Final Marketa Vondrousova lost the first 10 points against Johanna Konta before claiming a win. Ashleigh Barty recovered from an early collapse to beat Amanda Anisimova....
18:12, 06/07/2019

American teen Amanda Anisimova's French Open run ended by Ash Barty Ash Barty came back from a set and a break down to end 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova's French Open run with a topsy-turvy 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 victory Friday that put her in her first Grand Slam final....
17:00, 06/07/2019

French Open: Michael Chang recalls underarm serve memories Nick Kyrgios appeared to sparked more underhand serves in tennis recently but 30 years ago at the French Open, Michael Chang hit probably the most famous -- and important -- underhand serve in tennis ...
14:12, 05/29/2019

Marketa Vondrousova to face Ashleigh Barty in French Open final Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova will face Ashleigh Barty in Saturday's French Open final with a maiden grand slam title on the line for either player....
15:00, 06/07/2019

French Open: 'Unfair and inappropriate' change to women's schedule criticized The French Open's decision to relocate the women's singles semifinals away from Roland Garros' main court has been labeled "unfair and inappropriate" by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA)....
15:00, 06/07/2019

The Latest: Barty beats Anisimova, reaches French Open final PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 1 p.m. Australian player Ash Barty has reached her first Grand Slam final at the French Open. The eighth-seeded Barty ended the run of...
14:36, 06/07/2019

Barty reaches French Open final after nerve-ridden thriller "Ash Barty reached her first Grand Slam final after ending American 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova’s run in a nerve-ridden semi-final at Roland Garros."...
14:24, 06/07/2019

French Open 2019: Muguruza, Tsitsipas and Stephens in action on day four – live! Updates from the fourth day at Roland GarrosOsaka battles back to beat SchmiedlovaYou can email Jacob here or tweet him here 10.29am BST The first breakthrough goes Garbine Muguruza’s way. She breaks ...
11:48, 05/29/2019

Konta’s French Open dream comes to an end with semi-final defeat to Vondrousova "Johanna Konta’s remarkable and unexpected run at the French Open came to a sudden end in the semi-finals on Friday with defeat to Marketa Vondrousova in straight sets."...
13:00, 06/07/2019

2019 French Open: Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep Survive Osaka, the world’s No. 1 player, fought back from the brink of a first-round upset, while Halep, the defending champion, also went three sets in her opener....
02:00, 05/29/2019

"They'd rather drink champagne!" Pouille slams empty French Open stands Ticket-holders for the French Open's prime courts are more interested in drinking champagne and tucking into a good lunch than they are in the tennis, bemoaned Frenchmen Lucas Pouille after crashing o...
01:12, 06/01/2019

Austrian Dominic Thiem stuns Novak Djokovic at French Open Austrian Dominic Thiem has beaten the world's No. 1 player Novak Djokovic, halting Djokovic's quest to once again claim all Grand Slam titles at the same time. The Paris match was previously halted du...
20:00, 06/08/2019

Factbox: Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in...
05:36, 06/01/2019

2019 French Open: Osaka Escapes Again; Serena Williams Rolls After losing the first set and being a break down in the second, the top-ranked Osaka rallied to beat the former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
23:36, 06/01/2019

Serena, Osaka, Halep headline 3rd round French Open action PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep have had their rough patches so far in the French Open. Those three stars are hoping for a smoother ride in the third round Saturday. William...
11:48, 06/01/2019

After runway entrance, Serena fights through sluggish French Open start Despite a self-admitted frustrating start in her first-round match, Serena Williams was able to make a statement in her come-from-behind victory at Roland Garros....
02:12, 05/28/2019

Ashleigh Barty on brink of world top five after moving into French Open third round Australia’s No 1 beats Danielle Collins 7-5, 6-1Barty remains on course to meet Serena WilliamsAshleigh Barty is poised for entry into the world’s top five after booking a career-best third-round show...
07:00, 05/31/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki upset, No. 2 Petro Kvitova withdraws Veronika Kudermetova upset Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova withdrew from her match against Sorana Cirstea on Monday at the French Open in Paris....
02:00, 05/28/2019

Serena Williams survives Vitalia Diatchenko in first round of French Open Serena Williams fought back from a first-set loss to beat Vitalia Diatchenko in three sets in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Monday in Paris....
02:00, 05/28/2019

French Open glance: Osaka takes 14-match Slam run to Paris A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka's bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open        ...
22:36, 05/27/2019

Nadal Beats Thiem To Claim 12th French Open Title PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal has won a 12th French Open title. Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of last year’s final. It’s Nadal’s 18th Grand Slam title, moving ...
19:00, 06/09/2019

Halep banks on child-like enthusiasm to retain French Open crown Simona Halep will channel her inner child when she begins her French Open title defense against Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday having vowed to enjoy herself in the absence of the stifling pressure of pre...
04:36, 05/28/2019

Ashleigh Barty books French Open final place with win over Anisimova Australian sets up final against Marketa VondrousovaRollercoaster of a match ends with three-set winAustralian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce challenge of Amanda Anisimova to end the 17-year-old’...
20:00, 06/07/2019

Teenager Vondrousova outwits Konta to reach French Open final Unseeded Czech Marketa Vondrousova became the first teenager to reach a Grand Slam final for 10 years as she outsmarted Johanna Konta 7-5 7-6(2) at the French Open on Friday....
17:36, 06/07/2019

Nadal beats Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal eased past Roger Federer in straight sets in blustery Paris to reach a 12th French Open final and end a five-match losing streak against the Swiss....
18:36, 06/07/2019

Naomi Osaka knocked out of French Open to end winning grand slam run • Osaka beaten 6-4, 6-2 by Katerina Siniakova• Defending champion Simona Halep races into last 16Naomi Osaka’s winning grand slam run came to a disappointing end in a straight-sets defeat to Katerina ...
18:48, 06/01/2019

Novak Djokovic cruises past Henri Laaksonen in French Open Novak Djokovic wasted little time beating Henri Laaksonen 6-1 6-4 6-3 on Thursday to breeze into the third round of the French Open and stay on course to hold all four Grand Slam titles....
17:24, 05/30/2019

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Says It’s Too Late to Rebrand Trump’s Trade War “I know why you want to change it, because it makes it seem less dangerous,” Colbert said. “There’s a reason no one went to see ‘Avengers: Infinity Negotiation.’”...
13:36, 05/14/2019

Corden’s ‘Late Late Show’ visits London, gets silly in Paris LOS ANGELES (AP) — When James Corden takes his “The Late Late Show” to England, he does it up royally. This week’s London-based shows include British and U.S. stars including Tom Han...
02:48, 06/18/2019

Michelle Obama to face James Corden in Late Late Show dodgeball match Get ready for round two of the Revolutionary War, because a bunch of American celebrities are going to face off against a bunch of British celebrities in a dodgeball match for James Corden’s Late Late...
06:36, 06/11/2019

James Corden Gets Honest About His Future at The Late Late Show Late-night television without James Corden?! It's a thought many pop culture fans don't even want to think about. After all, there's only one show that can perfect Spill Your......
01:00, 06/06/2019

Are tennis players at the French Open allowed to scrape the mark where the ball landed? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWatching the French Open tennis being played a...
13:12, 06/04/2019

French Open quarter-finals: Stephens v Konta, Wawrinka v Federer – live! Updates from Roland Garros, play starts at 1pm (BST)Konta profits from coach’s powers of persuasionGet in touch! Email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1.57pm BST Second set: Konta 6-1, 2-1 Stephens* The...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Johanna Konta gets past Lauren Davis after seesaw French Open battle • British No 1 wins 6-3, 1-6, 6-3• Konta will face Slovak Viktoria Kuzmova nextJohanna Konta soared, dipped and soared again to defeat Lauren Davis in three sets on her way to reaching the third round...
22:00, 05/29/2019

Relieved Thiem passes Bublik test to reach French Open third round Austrian Dominic Thiem was a relieved man after overcoming a tough test to reach the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-3 7-5 win over Russian-born Kazakh Alexander Bublik on Court Philippe C...
18:12, 05/30/2019

French Open 2019: Edmund retires against Cuevas, Osaka v Azarenka – live! Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep in actionNadal shows title credentials in win over MadenGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet him here 12.08pm BST Told you it would go to three sets. A perfect backhand d...
13:36, 05/30/2019

Brilliant Konta demolishes Stephens 6-1 6-4 to reach French Open semi-finals "Jo Konta become the first British woman to reach the semi-finals of the French Open in 36 years with a rout of Sloane Stephens at Roland Garros on Tuesday."...
15:36, 06/04/2019

Watch: Roger Federer cruises, No. 4 Kiki Bertens out with illness at French Open Third-seeded Roger Federer won in straight sets, while women's favorite Kiki Bertens was forced to retire from her second round match at the 2019 French Open on Wednesday in Paris....
22:24, 05/29/2019

Katie Boulter makes surprise return in French Open draw after withdrawing • Briton withdrew from tournament 17 days ago with back injury• Johanna Konta given qualifier, Rafael Nadal gets twoRafael Nadal could hardly have asked for an easier entry into the French Open – two ...
23:48, 05/23/2019

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka react after crashing out of French Open – video Serena Williams says she is surprised to have been knocked out of the French Open in the third round. The three-times champion and winner of 23 grand slams was beaten 6-2, 7-5, by 20-year-old compatri...
02:00, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams steps up to dispatch Kurumi Nara in French Open second round Serena Williams produced a much more convincing display than in the first round to defeat Japanese qualifier Kurumi Nara 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Thursday....
17:24, 05/30/2019

Tennis: Nadal and Djokovic head French Open cast as Federer returns For the first time in four years the big three in men's tennis will all be present at the French Open, all striving to etch another remarkable storyline in the red Parisian dirt....
18:36, 05/24/2019

Watch: Serena Williams dominates, Naomi Osaka survives at French Open Serena Williams easily advanced into the third round, while top-ranked Naomi Osaka escaped another upset loss at the 2019 French Open on Thursday in Paris....
23:00, 05/30/2019

2019 French Open: Johanna Konta and Marketa Vondrousova Reach Semifinals Konta had not won a match at Roland Garros before this year. Now she’s a semifinalist after beating Sloane Stephens. She will next play Vondrousova, 19....
22:24, 06/04/2019

Roger Federer dragged deeper into Serena Williams’ French Open debacle If you think Serena Williams can be a bit of a diva — this goes a long way to explaining why. The panelists on “The View” have given insight into how fans believe the world’s best female t...
19:00, 06/04/2019

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
15:12, 05/23/2019

French Open order of play Day 2 - Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams in action "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the second day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
21:48, 05/26/2019

Caroline Wozniacki makes quick French Open exit in stunning upset Caroline Wozniacki went from playing a perfect set to start the French Open to quickly fading away against an opponent who had never previously won a Grand Slam match....
20:24, 05/27/2019

French Open 2019 - Highlights: Serena dumps Diatchenko after early scare "Serena Williams, chasing a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title, overcame a wobbly start to reach the second round of the French Open with a 2-6 6-1 6-0 victory against Russia\u0027s Vitali...
21:24, 05/27/2019

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic ahead of French Open "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\...
10:24, 05/22/2019

Tennis: Halep to start French Open title defense with no extra pressure Most defending champions would start a grand slam with added pressure but Simona Halep declared she would kick off her French Open campaign knowing that she's 'done it already'....
14:36, 05/24/2019

French Open: Novak Djokovic Facing Tricky Roland Garros Opener Novak Djokovic faces Poland's Hubert Hurkacz, who has had an excellent 2019 so far, rising to 43rd in the rankings after runs to the last 16 in Madrid and the Indian Wells quarter-finals....
07:00, 05/27/2019

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.       &#...
23:00, 06/01/2019

French Open: Novak Djokovic outlasts Salvatore Caruso for third-round victory Novak Djokovic continued a strong showing in the French Open and moved to the tournament's fourth round with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 win over Salvatore Caruso in the third round Saturday....
01:24, 06/02/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer reach French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
21:24, 06/02/2019

Roger Federer Reaches French Open Fourth Round, Karolina Pliskova Out Roger Federer is the oldest man to book a last-16 place since Tunisian-born Italian Nicola Pietrangeli, a two-time champion, at the age of 38 in 1972....
18:48, 05/31/2019

French Open 2019: Roland Garros gets makeover but familiar faces set to dominate "The French Open is back - and while this year Roland Garros has undergone a modern makeover, the same familiar faces will battle it out for the glory."...
13:00, 05/23/2019

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win.        ...
13:48, 05/29/2019

Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova Follow French Open Upsets With Letdowns The women who beat Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka bowed out in the fourth round. Instead, Ashleigh Barty and Madison Keys reached the quarterfinals....
17:24, 06/03/2019

Watch: Novak Djokovic reaches 10th consecutive French Open quarterfinals It's a new year, but the same result for Novak Djokovic, who reached his 10th consecutive French Open quarterfinals by beating Jan-Lennard Struff in straight sets Monday in Paris....
16:48, 06/03/2019

Watch: World No. 1 Naomi Osaka escapes first round upset at French Open Naomi Osaka, the world's top women's tennis player, avoided an upset loss to Anna Schmiedlova in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Tuesday in Paris....
01:24, 05/29/2019

Johanna Konta faces meeting of minds with Viktoria Kuzmova in French Open • Briton’s opponent reads Shakespeare in her spare time• Naomi Osaka survives scare against Victoria AzarenkaIf Johanna Konta is to continue her new-found love affair with the clay of Roland Garros, s...
07:00, 05/31/2019

Roger Federer makes winning return to French Open after three-year absence • Federer beats Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 6-4, 6-4• Stefanos Tsitsipas, Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic safely throughRoger Federer marked his first appearance at Roland Garros since 2015 with a compr...
17:12, 05/26/2019

French Open 2019 - Can Federer and Djokovic challenge Nadal, will Serena triumph? "The 2019 French Open will see Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic attempting to upset the king of clay Rafael Nadal - and can Serena Williams triumph?"...
17:24, 05/22/2019

Serena's pursuit of 24th major title on hold after French Open exit Serena Williams's quest for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold on Saturday after the former world number one was knocked out of the French Open in the third round followin...
02:24, 06/02/2019

'I back myself' says Johanna Konta after reaching French Open semi-finals – video Johanna Konta hit twice as many winners as Sloane Stephens in her 6-1, 6-4 win over the American – a convincing victory which also saw her become the first British women to reach the last four at the ...
22:48, 06/04/2019

Who is Amanda Anisimova, the 17-year-old who stunned French Open champion Simona Halep? As her down-the-line backhand flew past Simona Halep, 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova dropped her racquet to the side, put her hands on her face, and simply said, "What!"...
16:00, 06/06/2019

French Open quarter-finals: Djokovic v Zverev and Thiem v Khachanov – live! Anisimova beats Halep to reach semi-finals at Roland GarrosBarty beats Keys to enter the last four in women’s drawEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 3.31pm BST Djokovic should be feeling pretty pl...
16:48, 06/06/2019

Dominic Thiem breaks Novak Djokovic's winning streak at French Open Austrian Dominic Thiem has beaten the world's No. 1 player Novak Djokovic, halting Djokovic's quest to once again claim all Grand Slam titles at the same time. The Paris match was previously halted du...
17:48, 06/08/2019

French Open semi-finals: Konta v Vondrousova, Barty v Anisimova – live! Federer v Nadal, Djokovic v Thiem coming upFederer the underdog against old rival NadalYou can email Katy here or tweet her here 10.12am BST First set: Konta* 1-0 Vondrousova (*denotes next server)It ...
11:24, 06/07/2019

Dirty dozen: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for his record-extending 12th French Open championship        ...
19:12, 06/09/2019

Nadal reigns supreme to lift historic 12th French Open title "Rafael Nadal secured his 18th Grand Slam title, and 12th at Roland-Garros with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 victory over Dominic Thiem in the final of the French Open on Sunday."...
19:00, 06/09/2019

Nadal eyes 12th French Open title, facing Thiem in rematch PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal aims for a 12th French Open title against Dominic Thiem in a rematch of last year’s final. Nadal should be more rested for Sunday’s match, because Thiem needed tw...
13:48, 06/09/2019

French Open: Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem semifinal postponed to Saturday Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem will have to resume their 2019 French Open semifinal clash Saturday after rain ruined their battle on Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
20:12, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 12th French Open PARIS — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second...
01:00, 06/10/2019

Watch: Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem advance to French Open semifinals Top seed Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem advanced to the 2019 French Open semifinals with straight sets wins in the quarterfinals on Thursday in Paris....
20:24, 06/06/2019

| 'Excited' teenager Anisimova stuns Halep to reach French Open semis American teenager Amanda Anisimova said she was "excited" and did not suffer from nerves after stunning defending champion Simona Halep at Roland Garros....
17:24, 06/06/2019

Novak Djokovic v Dominic Thiem: French Open semi-final – live! French Open semi-final continues after rain delayNadal ousts Federer in straight sets to reach finalAnd feel free to email Tom with your thoughts 12.09pm BST Fourth set: Djokovic 2-6, 6-3, 5-7, 2-1 Th...
13:24, 06/08/2019

Amanda Anisimova shocks Halep to reach French Open semi-final • Anisimova stuns defending champion in straight sets 6-2, 6-4• Seventeen-year-old will meet Barty for a place in the finalThe defending champion, Simona Halep, is out of the French Open, beaten sound...
16:48, 06/06/2019

French Open final: Ashleigh Barty beats Markéta Vondroušová – as it happened! Ashleigh Barty trounces Marketa Vondroušová in straight sets, 6-1, 6-3, to become French Open champion and the first Australian to win the title since 1973. 5.01pm BST Never letting go.@ashbar96 | #RG...
18:36, 06/08/2019

Tommy Paul earns USTA’s wild-card entry for French Open WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Tommy Paul earned his first berth in the main draw at the French Open by winning the U.S. Tennis Association’s wild-card challenge. Paul, a 21-year-old based at the UST...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title • Nadal wins 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 to claim 18th grand slam title• Spaniard is only two behind Roger Federer’s record of 20• Reaction as Nadal wins 12th title – live!Rafael Nadal blew through the final o...
20:12, 06/09/2019

Nadal tops Federer in 3 sets to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong wind to reach his 12th final at Roland Garros....
16:24, 06/07/2019

French Open order of play Day 14: Women's final after Djokovic-Thiem conclusion "Saturday at Roland Garros seees Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem conclude their semi-final before Ashleigh Barty faces Marketa Vondrousova in the women\u0027s final."...
22:36, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win his 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday to win his 12th French Open title, securing his 18th major championship and continuing his streak of never losing a final at Roland Garros....
20:48, 06/09/2019

PR Nightmare: Cap’n Crunch Went On ‘The Late Late Show’ And Made A Drunken Pass At Zendaya And Then Vomited All Over James Corden’s Lap The PR team at Quaker Oats is likely in panic mode today following an ugly incident in which the mascot of one of their most popular brands went on national television and made a total ass of himself:...
21:00, 05/08/2019

French Open order of play Day 12: Djokovic and Thiem aim to book semi-final spots "Novak Djokovic heads an exciting day of action at the French Open and he will be hoping to book his spot in the semi-finsals at Roland Garros after play was suspended on Wednesday due to rain. Simona...
19:12, 06/05/2019

Nadal beats Thiem to claim record-stretching 12th French Open title Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th French Open crown on Sunday, leaving Dominic Thiem crushed and a packed Parisian sta...
20:00, 06/09/2019

French Open: Roger Federer catches fire while Rafael Nadal survives stutter • Swiss beats Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-1, 7-6 (8)• Spaniard drops set in 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victoryRoger Federer, who gives the illusion of making time stop, is enjoying his return to Paris after an absence...
22:36, 05/31/2019

'The stars aligned': Ashleigh Barty's stormy journey to French Open glory – video Ashleigh Barty has crowned her incredible comeback to tennis with a stunning French Open final triumph.Five years after quitting the sport in despair, Barty joined Australian legends Margaret Court, E...
06:36, 06/09/2019

Exclusive: French Open organizers ask employees to fill empty seats on main court French Open organizers asked employees to fill empty corporate seats for Saturday's men's semi-final and start of the women's final, demanding they stay 'discreet' and take off their accreditation onc...
20:00, 06/09/2019

Watch: Benoit Paire gets ball stuck in racket throat during return at French Open Kei Nishikori and Benoit Paire's French Open marathon match included many interesting moments, including the ball getting stuck in the throat of Paire's racket during a return on Monday in Paris....
21:00, 06/03/2019

French Open: Advantage Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal ahead of 39th clash There were not many happy faces around Roland Garros on Wednesday as torrential rain wiped out the whole day's play on the two main show courts, but Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had reason to smile....
16:36, 06/06/2019

Dirty dozen: Nadal wins 12th French Open for 18th Slam title Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for his record-extending 12th French Open championship        ...
22:48, 06/09/2019

Johanna Konta the first British woman to reach French Open fourth round for 36 years Johanna Konta became the first British woman to reach the fourth round of the French Open for 36 years by breezing past Viktoria Kuzmova on Court Simonne Mathieu....
21:24, 05/31/2019

U.S. tennis pro Nicole Gibbs will miss French Open after surgery for salivary gland cancer U.S. tennis player Nicole Gibbs to miss French Open because of surgery for salivary gland cancer, but she hopes to return for Wimbledon qualifying.        ...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal sweeps Roger Federer, reaches French Open final Rafael Nadal climbed to yet another French Open final after beating Roger Federer in straight sets in the semifinals Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
20:12, 06/07/2019

Naomi Osaka, feeling weight of expectation, is upset by Katerina Siniakova at French Open The top seed, who was seeking her third consecutive Grand Slam title, said if her disappointment could be ranked on a 10-point scale, she was “at a 100.”...
23:36, 06/01/2019

Rogerer Federer makes French Open history as oldest man to reach fourth round Roger Federer eased past Norway's Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open....
21:24, 05/31/2019

WTA puts French Open officials on blast for scheduling women's semifinals on outside courts The WTA was critical of the French Open's scheduling of the women's semifinals on outside courts while the men's semis will be on the main court.        ...
22:00, 06/06/2019

Johanna Konta questions French Open organisers after semi-finals court switch • Delayed women’s semi-finals moved from main court• Konta: ‘The way it looks probably speaks for itself’Johanna Konta on Friday joined the chorus of disapproval descending on the tournament organiser...
21:36, 06/07/2019

French Open live stream: how to watch 2019 Roland-Garros tennis online from anywhere Rafael Nadal might be crowned king of the clay courts but it's time once again for the other knights of the tennis world to take a swipe at his title at Roland-Garros. You can enjoy every swipe, ...
16:00, 05/26/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal, American Sloane Stephens advance to round of 32 in French Open Men's defending champion Rafael Nadal and American Sloane Stephens -- the 2018 women's runner-up -- each advanced to the 2019 French Open's round of 32 with straight set wins Wednesday in Paris....
22:24, 05/29/2019

Rafael Nadal lost a set to Dominic Thiem. It fueled him to a 12th French Open title. Nadal proceeded to win 16 of the next 17 points and claim the third set in 24 minutes. Nadal now has 18 Grand Slam titles, pushing him closer to Roger Federer's 20, the men's record....
00:48, 06/10/2019

French Open: Dominic Thiem beats Novak Djokovic in 5 sets, advances to final No. 4-seeded Dominic Thiem advanced to the French Open's final round with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory over top-seeded Novak Djokovic on Saturday....
18:12, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open title, ends Australia's 46 year drought Ashleigh Barty won the French Open singles title on Saturday, defeating Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 to become the first Australian woman to win at Roland Garros in 46 years....
20:00, 06/08/2019

Roger Federer defeats Christian Ruud's son, Casper, to advance at French Open "He's still playing at an amazing level," former opponent Christian Ruud said of Roger Federer, who defeated son Casper Ruud at French Open.        ...
08:00, 06/01/2019

Rafael Nadal, Pillar of Roland Garros, Wins the French Open for the 12th Time It was the second consecutive year Nadal had beaten Dominic Thiem in the final. Nadal is now 12-0 in finals in Paris and has 18 Grand Slam singles titles over all....
03:24, 06/10/2019

Serena Williams wore a custom Virgil Abloh outfit during her first round French Open win Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images Serena Williams won her first round French Open match on Monday. But the main talking point after her three sets win was not how she bounced back from a d...
00:12, 05/28/2019

Djokovic fumes over 'hurricane conditions' as Thiem reaches French Open final – video Novak Djokovic's 26-match grand slam winning streak ended after Dominic Thiem beat the world No 1 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 in a wind-whipped and rain-interrupted match that spanned more than four hours...
19:48, 06/08/2019

French Open 2019 - Highlights: Karlovic outguns Lopez in battle of golden oldies "Croatia\u0027s Ivo Karlovic became the first man in his 40s to compete in a Grand Slam singles match for 27 years when he beat fellow veteran Feliciano Lopez at Roland Garros on Tuesday."...
19:48, 05/28/2019

French Open: Naomi Osaka Survives; Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams Stroll Naomi Osaka held her nerve, despite squandering two match points late in the deciding set, to secure a clash against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic....
00:36, 05/31/2019

For a Fast-Rising Chilean Player, French Open Success Has Been a Long Time Coming Just over a year ago, Cristian Garín, 22, was ranked outside the top 200. He is now 37th and has won 20 matches on clay courts, the second most on tour....
00:00, 05/29/2019

French Open men’s form guide: the players to watch at Roland Garros | Jacob Steinberg Rafael Nadal is the favourite to win a 12th French Open title but several players could challenge the champion in ParisUntouchable when he won his 15th major at the Australian Open, the world No 1 can...
15:00, 05/24/2019

French Open: Thiem stops Djokovic in 5-set semi; Barty wins women's title Dominic Thiem advanced to the French Open's final round with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory over top-seeded Novak Djokovic. Later Saturday in the women's final, Ashleigh Barty defeated Marketa 6-1,...
23:36, 06/08/2019

Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.        ...
23:00, 06/01/2019

Tommy Paul earns USTA's wild-card entry for French Open Tommy Paul earned his first berth in the main draw at the French Open by winning the U.S. Tennis Association's wild-card challenge        ...
18:36, 05/03/2019

Johanna Konta blitzes Sloane Stephens to reach French Open semi-finals Konta stuns last year’s French Open finalist 6–1, 6–4Stephens takes just one point off Konta serve in second setJohanna Konta’s Paris dream refuses to end, as she buried an in-form Sloane Stephens on ...
16:36, 06/04/2019