Rafael Nadal shrugs off French Open pressure
Rafael Nadal shrugs off French Open pressure

Rafael Nadal insisted Friday that his decade-long experience of playing at the French Open will make him a serious contender for a 10th title at Roland Garros despite being widely written off.

Injured Milos Raonic withdraws from French Open
Injured Milos Raonic withdraws from French Open

World number six Milos Raonic withdrew from the French Open on Thursday after failing to recover from foot surgery.

Andy Murray hoping for Amelie Mauresmo boost
Andy Murray hoping for Amelie Mauresmo boost

Andy Murray is hoping some home help in the shape of his coach Amelie Mauresmo can boost his hopes of winning a first French Open title.

French Open: Rafael Nadal's slump could be Novak Djokovic's moment of triumph

The players who turn out at Roland Garros every year, despite the best preparation, are aware of the fact that it's more of a formality. While there is cut-throat competition in other Grand Slams, French Open is a major which Rafael Nadal has made his own.

Vulnerable Rafael Nadal facing fight for claycourt crown
Vulnerable Rafael Nadal facing fight for claycourt crown

For the first time in nearly a decade Rafa Nadal, the undisputed king of clay, will walk into Roland Garros this weekend facing legitimate claims to his French Open crown.

Novak Djokovic dominant, Milos Raonic drops out of top 5
Novak Djokovic dominant, Milos Raonic drops out of top 5

World number 1 Novak Djokovic tightened his grip at the top of the ATP rankings published on Monday after his straight sets Italian Open win over Roger Federer.

The Swiss, defeated 6-4, 6-3 by the Serb champ on Sunday, remains second ahead of Scot Andy Murray.

Rafael Nadal woes raise French Open flag for rivals
Rafael Nadal woes raise French Open flag for rivals

For the past 10 years Rafael Nadal has been virtually unbeatable at Roland Garros, but that could all change at this year`s French Open as the Spaniard`s woes continue on clay.

Tired Andy Murray pulls out of Rome Masters
Tired Andy Murray pulls out of Rome Masters

Britain`s Andy Murray pulled out of the Rome Masters on Thursday ahead of his third-round match against Belgian David Goffin.

Roger Federer, Andy Murray roll on in Rome
Roger Federer, Andy Murray roll on in Rome

Roger Federer defeated Uruguay`s Pablo Cuevas for the second time this month as the Swiss legend began his campaign at the Italian Open with a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 win on Wednesday.

'Struggling ' Rafael Nadal still favourite for French Open title, says Andy Murray
'Struggling ' Rafael Nadal still favourite for French Open title, says Andy Murray

Despite of defeating Rafael Nadal in the Madrid Masters final, Andy Murray believes that it would be a mistake to write-off Nadal from being the 'favourites' for the French Open title.

Novak Djokovic starts with Rome win, Andy Murray decides to play
Novak Djokovic starts with Rome win, Andy Murray decides to play

Holder Novak Djokovic needed a late break in the final set to beat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 in an opening match at the Italian Open on Tuesday.

Andy Murray's Rome decision remains on hold
Andy Murray's Rome decision remains on hold

Andy Murray has put back his decision on whether to play the Italian Open, with the third-seed saying on Tuesday that he won`t decide until he completes an afternoon training session.

Double clay champion Andy Murray set to decide on Rome participation
Double clay champion Andy Murray set to decide on Rome participation

 Andy Murray was reportedly ready to make a decision on whether to take part in the Italian Open after completing the best week of his career on clay with his first two titles on the surface.

Andy Murray ponders Rome options after Madrid clay breakthrough
Andy Murray ponders Rome options after Madrid clay breakthrough

Andy Murray was due in Rome on Monday to ponder his participation in the Italian Open after winning a breakthrough Masters 1000 title at the weekend in Madrid.

Marriage works, says Andy Murray after beating Rafael Nadal
Marriage works, says Andy Murray after beating Rafael Nadal

Scottish tennis ace Andy Murray believes his marriage has contributed to his incredible run of form after he beat Rafael Nadal to win the Madrid Open here on Sunday.

Rankings slide leaves Rafael Nadal facing toughest challenge
Rankings slide leaves Rafael Nadal facing toughest challenge

 Rafa Nadal`s slide down the ATP rankings means if he wins a record-extending 10th French Open title early next month it would go down as one of the greatest achievements of his illustrious career.

Rafael Nadal slips in ATP rankings after Madrid loss
Rafael Nadal slips in ATP rankings after Madrid loss

Rafael Nadal has dropped three places to number seven in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday a day after his defeat in the Madrid Open final to Andy Murray.

Don`t write off Rafael Nadal, warns Andy Murray
Don`t write off Rafael Nadal, warns Andy Murray

Andy Murray insists it would be a mistake to write off Rafael Nadal as a claycourt force and expects the Spaniard to still be favourite for a 10th French Open.

Married life no strife for in-form Andy Murray
Married life no strife for in-form Andy Murray

Andy Murray praised the impact of marriage on his career after winning only his second claycourt title at the Madrid Open with a 6-3, 6-2 rout of Rafael Nadal.