Roland Garros

Andy Murray awed by Rafael Nadal's 'incredible' French Open record

Before continuing his grass court preparations, Andy Murray did the maths on Rafael Nadal's latest feat on clay.

published on : 7th June 2022

Rafael Nadal, Casper Ruud ride French Open performance to move up in ATP Rankings list

The 14th French Open title and his 22nd Grand Slam crown helped Rafael Nadal move up a place from fifth to fourth in the latest ATP Rankings released.

published on : 7th June 2022

Rafael Nadal, modest warrior with iron will to win

Nadal, the oldest ever champion in Paris at 36, now has 112 match wins on the famous crushed red brick against just three defeats in 17 years.

published on : 6th June 2022

Nadal aims to be French Open's oldest champion against pupil Ruud

Rafael Nadal will become the oldest man to win the French Open title if he defeats Casper Ruud, the Norwegian whose clay court talents he has personally helped foster.

published on : 5th June 2022

If No. 1 Iga Swiatek keeps improving, look out

Swiatek has won the past six tournaments she’s entered. She is 44-3 this season. She has won 56 of her past 58 sets.

published on : 5th June 2022

Billie Jean King : French Open should have more women's night matches 

"If we keep treating ourselves like second-class citizens, we will stay second-class citizens. You want to make everyone feels important. We should have more matches," King said.

published on : 5th June 2022

Iga Swiatek beats Coco Gauff for second French Open title

Iga Swiatek is so efficient, so smooth, with a racket in her hand, seemingly never flustered a bit and, for months now, never beaten.

published on : 4th June 2022

Rafael Nadal in French Open final after Alexander Zverev suffers nasty injury

The denouement seemed far away. More than three hours in, Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev had only finished 23 games and a tie-break.

published on : 4th June 2022

Rafa's love affair in Paris persists

While the Serb will ruin the fact that he wasn't able to produce in the moments that really mattered, Nadal will not care one iota about how this win was got.      

published on : 2nd June 2022

Zverev downs Alcaraz to reach French Open semi-final after thriller

The German third seed claimed a 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (9/7) victory over 19-year-old Spanish sensation Alcaraz after three hours and 18 minutes.

published on : 1st June 2022

Magic night as Rafael Nadal tops Novak Djokovic in quarterfinal thriller at French Open

Nadal turns 36 on Friday when he will face third-seeded Alexander Zverev in the semifinals.

published on : 1st June 2022

Trevisan downs Fernandez, reaches her first Grand Slam semi-final at French Open

Trevisan was a shock quarter-finalist at Roland Garros as a qualifier in 2020.

published on : 31st May 2022

Djokovic, Nadal clash for 59th time in French Open blockbuster

Nadal, who turns 36 on Friday, puts his record of 109 wins and just three losses in Paris since his title-winning debut in 2005 on the line against the defending champion.

published on : 31st May 2022

Nadal to face Djokovic at French Open after 5-set victory

As the sun and temperature descended and the chants of “Ra-fa! Ra-fa!” filled the evening air, the man known as the King of Clay showed precisely what this meant to him.

published on : 30th May 2022

Rohan Bopanna, Matwe Middelkoop save 5 match points to knock out Wimbledon champs from French Open

Rohan Bopana matched his best performance at the clay court major by reaching the quarterfinals, having done it four times in the past.

published on : 28th May 2022

Iga Swiatek into French Open last 16 after stiff test

Iga Swiatek racked up her 31st straight win to reach the French Open last 16 but only after being tested by Danka Kovinic of Montenegro.

published on : 28th May 2022

French Open run of 227th-ranked Leolia Jeanjean ends

Leolia Jeanjean's run at the French Open ended in the third round when the 227th-ranked wildcard was defeated 6-1, 6-4 by Irina-Camelia Begu.

published on : 28th May 2022

Carlos Alcaraz youngest man to reach French Open last 16 since 2006

Carlos Alcaraz became the youngest man to make the fourth round at the French Open on Friday since Novak Djokovic in 2006.

published on : 28th May 2022

COVID seems thing of the past at full-capacity French Open

In the stands, they wore their white hats and cried 'Allez!' and punctuated points with rhythmic clapping.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Dominic Thiem out of sync, out of French Open with 10th loss in row

On the very first point, which lasted 24 strokes, Dominic Thiem landed a backhand passing shot in the net and shook his head.

published on : 23rd May 2022
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