French Open

French Open: Novak Djokovic becomes first man in Open era to win all four majors twice

Novak Djokovic captured his second French Open title as he recovered from being outplayed for two sets by Stefanos Tsitsipas to win 6-7(6) 2-6 6-3 6-2 6-4 victory on Sunday.

Jun 14, 2021, 00:22 AM IST

French Open: Relentless Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas to win 19th Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic added his 19th Grand Slam title in his trophy cabinet as the world no 1 on Sunday defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas, a first-time Grand Slam finalist, to win the French Open 2021. 

Jun 13, 2021, 22:55 PM IST

French Open: Unstoppable Barbora Krejcikova completes a rare double in Paris

Barbora Krejcikova became the first player to win both the women’s singles and doubles title in Paris since Frenchwoman Mary Pierce completed the feat in 2000.

Jun 13, 2021, 20:20 PM IST

French Open 2021 final Live streaming in India: Novak Djokovic vs Stefanos Tsitsipas match details, preview and TV channels

Check when and where to watch Live Streaming of the French Open 2021 final between Novak Djokovic and Stefanos Tsitsipas in India.

Jun 13, 2021, 14:40 PM IST

French Open: Barbora Krejcikova becomes first Czech to win women's title in 30 years

Barbora Krejcikova is the first Czech to lift the Suzanne Lenglen Cup since Hana Mandlikova, who represented Czechoslovakia, triumphed in 1981. 

Jun 12, 2021, 20:58 PM IST

Rafa Nadal or Novak Djokovic, who will Stefanos Tsitsipas play in French Open final?

Stefanos Tsitsipas staved off a fightback from German Alexander Zverev to win 6-3 6-3 4-6 4-6 6-3 in a scintillating French Open clash on Friday and book a maiden Grand Slam final spot.

Jun 11, 2021, 22:35 PM IST

French Open: Barbora Krejcikova, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to make maiden final appearances at major Slam

 Barbora Krejcikova became the first Czech woman in 40 years to reach the French Open final as she beat Greek 17th seed Maria Sakkari 7-5 4-6 9-7 in a nail-biting, see-saw contest on Thursday.

Jun 11, 2021, 00:41 AM IST

French Open: Defending champion Rafael Nadal powers his way into semifinals

Nadal defeated Argentina's Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 in the quarterfinals of the French Open.

Jun 09, 2021, 23:49 PM IST

French Open: Anastasia sets up semi-final clash against Tamara

Anastasia is the first Russian woman to reach a Grand Slam semi-final since Elena Vesnina reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon in 2016.
 

Jun 08, 2021, 23:47 PM IST

French Open: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic enter quarterfinals

While Nadal thrashed Jannik Sinner in straight sets, Djokovic came back from a two-set deficit to overcome Lorenzo Musetti to enter the quarterfinals of the French Open.

Jun 07, 2021, 23:46 PM IST

After French Open, Naomi Osaka pulls out of Berlin event; question mark over Wimbledon

Tournament organisers said on Monday that Naomi, who had withdrawn exactly a week ago from Roland Garros, had informed them that she would not start in the Berlin tournament.
 

Jun 07, 2021, 19:36 PM IST

French Open 2021: Serena Williams and her early exits from Grand Slams

Serena Williams' wait for a record 24th Grand Slam will stretch on as she bowed out of the 2021 French Open with a 6-3, 7-5 loss to Elena Rybakina at the Roland Garros in Paris on Sunday (June 6). Williams, whose last Grand Slam title came in 2017 at the Australian Open, was unable to find her A game. The 39-year-old Williams never really found her range but she recovered from an early service break in the opening set. We take a look at some of Serena's earliest exits from Grand Slams over the years in these collections of pictures.

Jun 07, 2021, 14:55 PM IST

Roger Federer pulls out of French Open 2021

Roger Federer on Sunday pulled out of the ongoing French Open. The decision of the Swiss legend comes a day after he completed a gruelling victory against Germany's Dominik Koepfer 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (3-7), 7-6 (7-4), 7-5.    

Jun 06, 2021, 20:10 PM IST

French Open: Roger Federer slogs past Dominik Koepfer to enter fourth round

Federer was ragged at times and lacked his usual zip against the tenacious Koepfer but the eighth seed slogged his way to a 7-6(5) 6-7(3) 7-6(4) 7-5 victory.

Jun 06, 2021, 06:43 AM IST

French Open: Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic march into fourth round

 A relentless Rafa Nadal cruised into the last 16 of the French Open for the 16th time on Saturday, with a brutal 6-3 6-3 6-3 dismantling of Briton Cameron Norrie. 

Jun 05, 2021, 23:19 PM IST

After French Open, Stan Wawrinka now pulls out of Wimbledon due to injury

Three-times Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka has pulled out of Wimbledon due to a foot injury that also ruled him out of the ongoing French Open, the governing body of men's tennis (ATP) has said. 

Jun 05, 2021, 16:46 PM IST

French Open: Daniil Medvedev, Alexander Zverev, Kei Nishikori enter pre-quarters

If Medvedev makes it to the final at Roland Garros and current world No.1 Serb Novak Djokovic does not, the Russian will be the new world No.1.
 

Jun 05, 2021, 06:42 AM IST

French Open: With no Naomi Osaka and Ash Barty, can Serena Williams finally win her 24th Grand Slam

Today we take a look at top five players who could possibly lift the silverware at Roland Garros

Jun 05, 2021, 01:08 AM IST

Happy Birthday Rafa Nadal: King of Clay turns 35

Defending champion Rafa Nadal will mark his 35th birthday on Thursday with his first night-session match at Roland Garros but the Spaniard will have to celebrate the special occasion inside an empty Court Philippe Chatrier. Nadal’s second-round match against Frenchman Richard Gasquet is scheduled to begin after 9 pm, when the government-enforced COVID-19 curfew forces organisers to ask fans to vacate the premises. Third seed Nadal, who has an astonishing 101-2 record on the Parisian red dirt, has in the past described how difficult it is to maintain the same intensity without his fans spurring him on. Here we take a look at home of Nadal’s high points in his career in these collection of pictures.

Jun 03, 2021, 14:02 PM IST

French Open: Nishikori wins marathon match, Tsitsipas advances

Sixth seed Alexander Zverev of Germany used all his energy to overcome Russian qualifier Roman Safiullin 7-6(4), 6-3, 7-6(1) to secure a spot in the third round.
 

Jun 02, 2021, 23:54 PM IST