French Open: Here's how Twitter world reacted to Rafael Nadal's Rs 4.9 crore Velcro watch

Considered one of the greatest clay court player of all times, Rafael Nadal was seen sporting a Rs 4.9 crore or a $ 775,000 Velcro watch during the ongoing French Open in Paris.

French Open: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga determined to shake off also-ran label

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has looked capable of winning grand slam titles ever since reaching the Australian Open final in 2008 but has always fallen into the category of also-ran.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Kei Nishikori to reach French Open semis
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Kei Nishikori to reach French Open semis

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga kept alive home hopes at the French Open on Tuesday by beating Japan`s fifth seed Kei Nishikori in five sets to reach the semi-finals.

French Open 2015: Stanislas Wawrinka decimates Roger Federer in straight sets to reach semis
French Open 2015: Stanislas Wawrinka decimates Roger Federer in straight sets to reach semis

Stanislas Wawrinka defeated World No. 2 Roger Federer in straights sets 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 victory to advance into the quarter-final of the French Open 2015.

Roof panel falls on crowd at French Open
Roof panel falls on crowd at French Open

A long rectangular panel fell from a commentary box terrace on to the crowd, forcing the evacuation of two rows of seats at the upper end of Court Philippe Chatrier at the French Open on Tuesday.

Roof panel falls on crowd at French Open
Roof panel falls on crowd at French Open

A long rectangular panel fell from a commentary box terrace on to the crowd, forcing the evacuation of two rows of seats at the upper end of Court Philippe Chatrier at the French Open on Tuesday.

French Open: Relaxed Timea Bacsinszky grateful for motherly love
French Open: Relaxed Timea Bacsinszky grateful for motherly love

After beating Petra Kvitova to reach the French Open quarter-finals on Monday, Timea Bacsinszky marked the moment by scribbling a note of thanks to her mother on a TV camera by Court Suzanne Lenglen.

Lucie Safarova marches into French Open semis
Lucie Safarova marches into French Open semis

Lucie Safarova and her firecracker forehand proved a potent weapon at the French Open on Tuesday as the Czech bulldozed her way into the semi-finals with a 7-6 (3) 6-3 win over Spain`s Garbine Muguruza.

French Open: Ana Ivanovic storms past Elina Svitolina to reach semis
French Open: Ana Ivanovic storms past Elina Svitolina to reach semis

Ana Ivanovic reached her first Grand Slam semi-final in seven years on Tuesday when she defeated Ukraine`s Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-2 at the French Open.

French Open: It's the toughest quarter-final of my career, says Rafael Nadal
French Open: It's the toughest quarter-final of my career, says Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic did not want it, Rafa Nadal was dreading it but fans will be transfixed when the world`s two best claycourters face off in a seismic French Open quarter-final on Wednesday.

Roger Federer faces Stan Wawrinka as home hopes rest with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Roger Federer faces Stan Wawrinka as home hopes rest with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Roger Federer`s clash with fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka is the standout match as the quarter-finals begin at the French Open on Tuesday.

David Ferrer progresses to quarter-finals of French Open
David Ferrer progresses to quarter-finals of French Open

Spanish tennis player David Ferrer qualified for the quarter-finals of Roland Garros, the season's second Grand Slam tournament, after eliminating Marin Cilic of Croatia in the fourth round.

French Open: Rafael​ Nadal ready to fight after chalking up win number 70
French Open: Rafael​ Nadal ready to fight after chalking up win number 70

It should have been the final, it should have had a presentation ceremony at the end -- yet the only prize up for grabs for Rafa Nadal or Novak Djokovic is a semi-final place at the French Open.

Petra Kvitova tamed by unheralded Timea Bacsinszky in French Open
Petra Kvitova tamed by unheralded Timea Bacsinszky in French Open

Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova was sent packing from the French Open when she lost 2-6 6-0 6-3 to Swiss Timea Bacsinszky in the fourth round on Monday.

Kei Nishikori has no pressure against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, says Chang
Kei Nishikori has no pressure against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, says Chang

Kei Nishikori will face Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Tuesday feeling "no pressure" despite trying to become the first Japanese man to make the French Open quarter-finals since 1933.

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal set-up French Open blockbuster
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal set-up French Open blockbuster

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will clash in a French Open quarter-final blockbuster on Wednesday in one of the sport`s most-eagerly awaited clashes of recent times.

Andy Murray swears he`s trying to cut the bad language
Andy Murray swears he`s trying to cut the bad language

Andy Murray insisted he`s trying to tone down the bad language on court, but admitted: "I`m not perfect".

Triumphant David Ferrer lurking dangerously, as always
Triumphant David Ferrer lurking dangerously, as always

Ever-reliable Spaniard David Ferrer slipped almost unnoticed into the French Open quarter-finals with a dismissive 6-2 6-2 6-4 win over Croatia`s Marin Cilic on Monday.

Under-par Serena Williams advances to French Open last eight
Under-par Serena Williams advances to French Open last eight

Serena Williams continued to struggle through the French Open draw on Monday, huffing and puffing her way into the quarter-finals with a 1-6 7-5 6-3 win over fellow American Sloane Stephens.

Beaten Maria Sharapova shrugs off French Open exit
Beaten Maria Sharapova shrugs off French Open exit

Maria Sharapova warned her rivals she will be ready for a crack at finally winning a second Wimbledon title as she shrugged off the disappointment of an early exit from the French Open on Monday.