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French Open winner Iga Swiatek to quarantine after contact with COVID-19

French Open winner Iga Swiatek said on Saturday she feels good, but will quarantine, after she met Polish President Andrzej Duda who subsequently tested positive for coronavirus.

Oct 24, 2020, 15:37 PM IST

Rafael Nadal's record of 13 French Open titles amongst sport's greatest achievements: Andy Murray

Nadal won a record-extending 13th French Open title on Sunday (October 11). With that victory he also matched Roger Federer for 20 Grand Slams titles in total.

Oct 13, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

Roger Federer lauds Rafael Nadal after his historic French Open triumph

Nadal, on Sunday (October 11), equalled Federer for a record 20 Grand Slam titles by beating Novak Djokovic in the French Open final

Oct 12, 2020, 16:37 PM IST

French Open 2020: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to capture record-equalling 20th Grand Slam

Nadal thus equalled his arch-rival Roger Federer for 20 Grand Slam titles. This was also the spaniard's record-extending 13th French Open title.

Oct 11, 2020, 21:28 PM IST

French Open 2020: Iga Swiatek beats Sofia Kenin to win maiden Grand Slam title

The 19-year-old created history by becoming the first Polish player to win a Grand Slam title as she beat Sofia Kenin 6-4, 6-1.

Oct 10, 2020, 22:36 PM IST

French Open: Chance for Rafael Nadal to avenge Rome defeat against Diego Schwartzman

Nadal, who is bidding to equal Roger Federer`s 20 Grand Slam titles, has only ever lost two matches at the claycourt major - to Robin Soderling and Novak Djokovic.

Oct 09, 2020, 15:22 PM IST

French Open 2020: Diego Schwartzman beats Dominic Thiem to set up semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal

US open winner Dominic Thiem crashed out of the French Open after losing to 12th seed Argentinian Diego Schwartzman.

Oct 07, 2020, 08:46 AM IST

French Open 2020: Dominic Thiem battles past Hugo Gaston in five sets to reach quarter-finals

The third seed, Thiem, who was beaten by clay-court master Rafael Nadal in the final of the last two editions, was clearly frustrated against the 20-year-old Gaston but pulled through to set up a clash with Argentine 12th seed Diego Schwartzman.

Oct 05, 2020, 21:18 PM IST

Petra Kvitova reaches first French Open quarter-final in eight years

Czech left-hander Petra Kvitova reached the French Open quarter-finals for the first time in eight years as she overpowered China`s Zhang Shuai 6-2, 6-4 on Monday.

Oct 05, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

French Open 2020: Rafael Nadal storms past qualifier Sebastian Korda to reach quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal blew away American qualifier Sebastian Korda 6-1 6-1 6-2 to romp into the French Open quarter-finals on Sunday and close in on a record-extending 13th title at Roland Garros.

Oct 04, 2020, 22:45 PM IST

French Open: Novak Djokovic sweeps past Colombia's Daniel Galan to reach last-16

The 33-year-old was rarely extended by his 153rd-ranked opponent and even found time to double up as a court sweeper when the match was briefly interrupted by rain.

Oct 04, 2020, 15:17 PM IST

Ruthless Rafael Nadal charges into last-16 of French Open

The second seed, looking to match Roger Federer`s record of 20 men`s Grand Slam singles titles, will next meet 20-year-old American Sebastian Korda, one of his biggest admirers.

Oct 03, 2020, 15:27 PM IST

Stefanos Tsitsipas swats aside Pablo Cuevas to reach French Open third round

The 22-year-old Greek needed over three hours to rally from two sets down and beat little-known Spaniard Jaume Munar in round one.

Oct 02, 2020, 15:32 PM IST

Serena Williams pulls out of French Open with achilles injury

The American, who turned 39 this week, had been due to play Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova in the second round later but after a warm-up decided the injury was too severe.

Oct 01, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

French Open: Record-chasing Rafael Nadal storms into second round

The Spaniard, looking to equal Roger Federer`s record of 20 Grand Slam men`s singles titles, is used to slow starts at Roland Garros and this year`s debut was no different.

Sep 29, 2020, 15:22 PM IST

French Open 2020: Rafael Nadal ready for 'most difficult' title defence

12-time champion Rafael Nadal faces daunting odds at this year's French Open. The conditions are much colder than usual and this year and different balls are being used. The tournament was postponed by four months owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sep 28, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

12-time champion Rafael Nadal unhappy with French Open choice of Wilson balls for 2020 edition

Roland Garros has switched to Wilson balls for the 2020 tournament after using Babolat for many years and 12-times champion Rafael Nadal is not impressed

Sep 26, 2020, 20:32 PM IST

Five players out of French Open qualifying due to coronavirus

The qualifiers for the French Open will begin later on Monday, with the main draw set to commence on September 27.

 

Sep 21, 2020, 15:36 PM IST

French Open to allow spectators amid COVID-19 pandemic

The French Open, which was originally scheduled to start in May, has been moved back to September 27-October 11 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sep 10, 2020, 12:20 PM IST

French Open 2020: 11,500 fans to be allowed between three showcourts per day

The announcement comes amidst the ongoing US Open 2020, which is being played behind closed doors.

Sep 08, 2020, 15:02 PM IST