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Simona Halep faces Garbine Muguruza challenge for French Open final spot

Simona Halep faces Garbine Muguruza challenge for French Open final spot

World number one Simona Halep will aim to book her place in the finals of the ongoing French Open when she crosses swords with Spanish-Venezuelan player Garbine Muguruza in their last-four clash on

Jun 07, 2018, 12:05 PM IST
 Rafael Nadal trailing Diego Schwartzman as rain intervenes

Rafael Nadal trailing Diego Schwartzman as rain intervenes

Defending champion Rafael Nadal faced an anxious night after rain intervened with him trailing Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in his French Open quarter-final on Wednesday.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
Garbine Muguruza has her ''game face'' on, smiles can wait

Garbine Muguruza has her ''game face'' on, smiles can wait

Spain's Garbine Muguruza insists she is enjoying herself at the French Open even if she doesn't look it, but don't expect her to smile too much until she gets her hands on the Suzanne Lenglen trophy

Jun 07, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
French Open: Maria Sharapova hits back at Serena Williams in book row

French Open: Maria Sharapova hits back at Serena Williams in book row

Former world number one Maria Sharapova hit back at Serena Williams criticism of her autobiography on Wednesday -- two days after their much-anticipated showdown at the French Open was scuppered by

Jun 07, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
Tactical change helps Simona Halep reach French Open semis

Tactical change helps Simona Halep reach French Open semis

Top seed Simona Halep fought back to triumph in a bruising French Open quarter-final against Germany's Angelique Kerber and stand two wins away from her first Grand Slam title. 

Jun 07, 2018, 08:50 AM IST
FRENCH OPEN: Garbine Muguruza thrashes Maria Sharapova to reach semi-finals in Paris

FRENCH OPEN: Garbine Muguruza thrashes Maria Sharapova to reach semi-finals in Paris

Garbine Muguruza roared into the French Open semi-finals with a 6-2 6-1 demolition job of Maria Sharapova on Wednesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 19:24 PM IST
Wimbledon: Andy Murray's Wimbledon hopes hit after tournament pull-out

Wimbledon: Andy Murray's Wimbledon hopes hit after tournament pull-out

 Andy Murray's hopes of being fit enough to play at Wimbledon have taken a fresh hit after he pulled out of his planned comeback next week in the Netherlands.

Jun 06, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
French Open: Highlights of 10th day

French Open: Highlights of 10th day

Marco Cecchinato became the first Italian man to reach a Grand Slam semi-final in 40 years after defeating former champion Novak Djokovic 6-3 7-6(4) 1-6 7-6(11) at the French Open on Tuesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
French Open: Rafael Nadal, Halep to play for semi-final berths

French Open: Rafael Nadal, Halep to play for semi-final berths

World number one Rafael Nadal will continue his quest for record 11th French Open title, when he crosses swords with Diego Schwartzman in the quarter-finals of the men`s singles event on Wednesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
French Open: Novak Djokovic facing career crisis point

French Open: Novak Djokovic facing career crisis point

 Novak Djokovic is facing the gravest crisis of his career after a shock French Open defeat to Italian journeyman Marco Cecchinato left him contemplating missing Wimbledon to rebuild his game and

Jun 06, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
French Open: Sloane Stephens looking forward to juicy semi with friend Madison Keys

French Open: Sloane Stephens looking forward to juicy semi with friend Madison Keys

The first thing on Sloane Stephens mind after beating wily Russian Daria Kasatkina 6-3 6-1 at the French Open on Tuesday was to seek out friend Madison Keys, who she will face in an all-American

Jun 06, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
French Open: Beaten Novak Djokovic says may skip Wimbledom

French Open: Beaten Novak Djokovic says may skip Wimbledom

Novak Djokovic said he does not know if will play at Wimbledon after tumbling out of the French Open on Tuesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 09:39 AM IST
Andy Murray delays comeback but still hoping to make Wimbledon

Andy Murray delays comeback but still hoping to make Wimbledon

 Andy Murray has postponed his return from hip surgery but the former world number one still hopes to be back in time for Wimbledon next month.

Jun 06, 2018, 09:38 AM IST
French Open: Improved Dominic Thiem ready to take final steps

French Open: Improved Dominic Thiem ready to take final steps

Dominic Thiem reached the last two French Open semi-finals but never quite looked like a Grand Slam champion.

Jun 06, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
Marco Cecchinato enjoys life-changing moment at French Open

Marco Cecchinato enjoys life-changing moment at French Open

Whatever happens in his French Open semi-final against Dominic Thiem, Italian Marco Cecchinato believes his life will never be the same again.

Jun 06, 2018, 09:05 AM IST
You can be nice and strong, says French Open semi-finalist Madison Keys

You can be nice and strong, says French Open semi-finalist Madison Keys

You don't need to be mean to be successful in tennis, and Madison Keys, who qualified for the French Open semi-finals on Tuesday, believes she is the perfect example that nice people can win.

Jun 06, 2018, 08:45 AM IST
Tennis: Cecchinato stuns former champion Djokovic at French Open

Tennis: Cecchinato stuns former champion Djokovic at French Open

Marco Cecchinato beat former champion and 12-times major winner Novak Djokovic 6-3 7-6(4) 1-6 7-6(11) at the French Open on Tuesday to become the first Italian man to reach a Grand Slam semi-final

Jun 06, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
French Open: Dominic Thiem crushes Zverev to book semi-final spot

French Open: Dominic Thiem crushes Zverev to book semi-final spot

 Austrian Dominic Thiem destroyed a lacklustre and battle-weary Alexander Zverev 6-4 6-2 6-1 on Tuesday to reach the French Open semi-finals for the third consecutive year.

Jun 05, 2018, 20:19 PM IST
French Open: Madison Keys rallies back to beat Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva and reach Paris semi-finals

French Open: Madison Keys rallies back to beat Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva and reach Paris semi-finals

 Madison Keys reached her maiden French Open semi-final, rallying from a break down in the opening set to claim a solid 7-6(5) 6-4 victory against Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva on Tuesday.

Jun 05, 2018, 20:04 PM IST
 Andy Murray 'closer' to return, targets Wimbledon title.

Andy Murray 'closer' to return, targets Wimbledon title.

Andy Murray says he "getting closer" to playing again following a frustratingly long injury lay-off and hopes to be fit enough to target a third Wimbledon title.

Jun 05, 2018, 18:29 PM IST

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