After a cool first week the thermostat was turned up at Roland Garros on Friday as Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer blazed into round 4
01 Jun 2019 2:43 PM
Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through as Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the 3rd round.
30 May 2019 10:10 AM
Defending champion Simona Halep, Osaka’s potential semi-final opponent, lost her way in the second set against Australian Ajla Tomljanovic.
29 May 2019 9:23 AM
Serena Williams, chasing a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title, overcame a wobbly start to reach the second round.
28 May 2019 9:39 AM
11-times champ, Nadal wasted little time in despatching Hanfmann after he said in the run up to the match that he could do ‘some damage’.
28 May 2019 9:18 AM
Top favourites Rafa Nadal, the 11-time champion, and world number one Novak Djokovic will be in first-round action on Monday.
27 May 2019 9:32 AM
Fifth-seeded Wimbledon champion Kerber slumped to a 6-4, 6-2 defeat to 18-year-old Potapova who was making her French Open debut.
27 May 2019 8:34 AM
Federer will step into a new look Roland Garros this year and admits it has been hard to be away.
23 May 2019 3:51 PM
World number one Djokovic completed his first private stranglehold of all four Slams with victory at Roland Garros in 2016.
23 May 2019 10:33 AM
The two-time Wimbledon champion, 32, in January announced plans to retire after this year's Wimbledon due to injury.
21 May 2019 3:40 PM
The two-times Grand Slam champion was ranked sixth in the world when she left the WTA tour in July 2016 and returned to the circuit in June.
20 May 2019 4:33 PM
The Spaniard, who had shared the record of 33 Masters titles with the Serbian world number one.
20 May 2019 9:08 AM
The Serbian triumphed in last week’s Madrid Open and has a chance to win back-to-back clay-court titles after overcoming Schwartzman.
19 May 2019 12:28 PM
The incident overshadowed an outstanding day for Roger Federer, who reached the quarters for the first time since 2016.
17 May 2019 9:06 AM
The 32-year-old, who has won five Grand Slam titles, has not played since the end of January.
16 May 2019 9:12 AM
Four-time Rome winner Serena, 37, returned after two months out injured easing through 6-4, 6-2 against Swedish qualifier Rebecca Petersen.
14 May 2019 10:25 AM
Djokovic’s victory was also a record-equalling 33rd Masters 1000 title for the Serbian, drawing him level with great rival Rafael Nadal
13 May 2019 10:45 AM
The Serbian won the first tiebreak comfortably after poor shot selections from Thiem but was in trouble in the 2nd set when he trailed 4-2.
12 May 2019 12:54 PM
The 17-time Grand Slam winner Nadal was at his dominant best against Wawrinka, displaying his trademark aggressive play on the clay court.
11 May 2019 11:43 AM
The evergreen Federer did not drop a game in a dominant first set but was dragged into an intense battle by an inspired Monfils.
10 May 2019 9:27 AM