Solid start for Rory McIlroy at the 100th French Open, Lucas Bjerregaard too leads

Solid start for Rory McIlroy at the 100th French Open, Lucas Bjerregaard too leads

Starting on the 10th, consecutive birdies at 14 and 15 got the four-time major champion off to a quick start, but he handed them back on the front nine.

History on line as Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer get Wimbledon under way

History on line as Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer get Wimbledon under way

Djokovic has won six of the last eight Grand Slams, taking him to a career tally of 12 -- within two of Rafael Nadal`s mark and five behind Federer`s record.

Roger Federer admits he was `never good enough` to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open

Roger Federer admits he was `never good enough` to beat Rafael Nadal at French Open

Federer described the Spaniard as his greatest rival.

Andy Murray's coach Ivan Lendl keen to ruin Novak Djokovic's dominance

Andy Murray's coach Ivan Lendl keen to ruin Novak Djokovic's dominance

Djokovic has been dominating the sport from last year.

Wimbledon 2016: Injured Rafael Nadal pulls out of the Championships

Wimbledon 2016: Injured Rafael Nadal pulls out of the Championships

The former World No.1 confirmed the news on his Facebook page on Thursday.

Rafael Nadal doubtful for Wimbledon as well with no return date scheduled

Rafael Nadal doubtful for Wimbledon as well with no return date scheduled

The former world No 1 was forced to pull out of the French Open, a tournament he has won for record nine times, after two rounds when he suffered a wrist injury.

Roger Federer to face fearless American teen Taylor Fritz in Stuttgart

Roger Federer to face fearless American teen Taylor Fritz in Stuttgart

Fritz said he had watched and admired Federer as a boy aged 11.

To play for India in 7 Olympics is a very proud feeling: Leander Paes

To play for India in 7 Olympics is a very proud feeling: Leander Paes

Muhammad Ali was one of my biggest heroes. Not for the medals and trophies but for the humanity he stood for, said Paes.

Serena Williams surpasses Maria Sharapova to become world's highest paid sportswoman

Serena Williams surpasses Maria Sharapova to become world's highest paid sportswoman

Sharapova earned $21.9 million over the past 12 months, down almost $8 million from the previous year, Forbes said.

After all these years, it`s ok to miss a major: Roger Federer on French Open pull out

After all these years, it`s ok to miss a major: Roger Federer on French Open pull out

The Swiss takes the top seeding at the hilltop Weissenhof club in Stuttgart and will await a second-round opponent after a bye.

After winning French Open, Novak Djokovic targets calendar Slam

The 29-year-old has 12 Grand Slam titles, and within five of Roger Federer`s record of 17 while he is just two off the 14 held by Rafael Nadal and Pete Sampras.

Novak Djokovic creates history with French Open final win over Andy Murray

Novak Djokovic creates history with French Open final win over Andy Murray

With the win, Djokovic has become the he first player after Don Budge and Rod Laver, to hold all Grand Slams at the same time since 1969.

France wins maiden women's doubles Major title in 45 years at French Open

France wins maiden women's doubles Major title in 45 years at French Open

It has been the maiden championship of Garcia and Mladenovic in a major event.

Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic: Five important facts on French Open men's final

Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic: Five important facts on French Open men's final

The Serb has dropped just one set on his way to the final, while the Scot lost 6.

Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro​ to test injuries on Stuttgart grass

Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro​ to test injuries on Stuttgart grass

Federer wisely skipped what was the wettest and coldest French Open in decades to let back pain subside, with tournament organisers saying he has trained in Switzerland and is arriving fit.

French Open 2016: Garbine Muguruza stuns Serena Williams to capture maiden Grand Slam

French Open 2016: Garbine Muguruza stuns Serena Williams to capture maiden Grand Slam

The Spaniard beat the American World No.1 7-5, 6-4 at the Philippe-Chatrier court.

French Open 2016: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis beat Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig to capture mixed doubles title

French Open 2016: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis beat Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig to capture mixed doubles title

Mirza and Dodig won the first set 6-4, while the Paes-Hingis made made a comeback in the second, winning it by an identical score.

French Open 2016: Andy Murray to play Novak Djokovic in Roland Garros final

French Open 2016: Andy Murray to play Novak Djokovic in Roland Garros final

The Scot beat the Swiss 6-4, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 in the semi-final to end the latter's 12-match winning streak in the tournament.

 French Open 2016: Serena Williams to face Garbine Muguruza in French Open final

French Open 2016: Serena Williams to face Garbine Muguruza in French Open final

Serena Williams would capture her third victory in four years here if she wins in the final.

It's Sania Mirza vs Leander Paes: Indian mixed-doubles specialists up against each other in French Open final

It's Sania Mirza vs Leander Paes: Indian mixed-doubles specialists up against each other in French Open final

Paes and Hingis are the winners of Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open in 2015.