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Dominic Thiem sees off Novak Djokovic to reach French Open final

Dominic Thiem sees off Novak Djokovic to reach French Open final

Thiem, the fourth seed, was leading 3-1 in the third set on Friday when the semi-final was interrupted by rain and then surprisingly abandoned for the day.

Jun 08, 2019, 19:55 PM IST
Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem French Open semi-final to resume on Saturday

Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem French Open semi-final to resume on Saturday

Thiem was leading 6-2 3-6 3-1 when rain stopped play for the second time at 1740 local time (1540GMT).

Jun 07, 2019, 23:06 PM IST
Rafael Nadal reaches French Open final after defeating Roger Federer in straight sets

Rafael Nadal reaches French Open final after defeating Roger Federer in straight sets

Nadal recorded a straight sets win over Federer in the semi-final match that was played on Court Phillippe-Chatrier. 

Jun 07, 2019, 20:17 PM IST
French Open organisers move to defuse WTA row

French Open organisers move to defuse WTA row

After a Wednesday washout, organisers scheduled both semi-finals, originally scheduled for Thursday, for Friday, with British number one Jo Konta`s contest against Czech Marketa Vondrousova moved to

Jun 07, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Teenager Marketa Vondrousova beats Johanna Konta to reach French Open final

Teenager Marketa Vondrousova beats Johanna Konta to reach French Open final

Unseeded Czech Marketa Vondrousova became the first teenager to reach a Grand Slam final for 10 years as she beat Johanna Konta 7-5 7-6(2) at the French Open on Friday.

Jun 07, 2019, 17:09 PM IST
Ashleigh Barty ends Amanda Anisimova's run to reach French Open final

Ashleigh Barty ends Amanda Anisimova's run to reach French Open final

The eighth-seeded Barty, the first Australian woman to play a final here since Sam Stosur in 2010, will take on Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova on Saturday.

Jun 07, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
Weather gives French Open organisers scheduling headache

Weather gives French Open organisers scheduling headache

Defending champion Simona Halep's quarter-final against Amanda Anisimova and Australian Ashleigh Barty's clash with Madison Keys will now be played on Thursday.

Jun 06, 2019, 10:00 AM IST
Factbox: Previous Rafael Nadal vs Roger Federer clashes at French Open

Factbox: Previous Rafael Nadal vs Roger Federer clashes at French Open

A quick look at Rafael Nadal's domination of Roger Federer at Roland Garros. 

Jun 06, 2019, 09:53 AM IST
French Open: Hope for Roger Federer if he breaks Rafa's rhythm

French Open: Hope for Roger Federer if he breaks Rafa's rhythm

Roger Federer has used just about everything in his vast armoury to try and beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open.

Jun 06, 2019, 09:39 AM IST
French Open: ‘Old’ Halep counting on experience to tame teenager Anisimova

French Open: ‘Old’ Halep counting on experience to tame teenager Anisimova

Having dismantled 18-year-old Iga Swiatek of Poland 6-1 6-0 in the last round, defending champion Halep faces a potentially tricky encounter against American Amanda Anisimova.

Jun 05, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
Jo Konta beats Sloane Stephens to enter French Open semi-finals

Jo Konta beats Sloane Stephens to enter French Open semi-finals

Jo Konta cantered into the semi-finals of the French Open on Tuesday, blitzing American Sloane Stephens 6-1 6-4.

Jun 05, 2019, 09:43 AM IST
Roger Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle at French Open

Roger Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle at French Open

The last time Federer beat Nadal anywhere on clay was in Madrid in 2009.

Jun 05, 2019, 09:34 AM IST
French Open: Simona Halep, Novak Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals

French Open: Simona Halep, Novak Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals

Of the top eight women`s seeds, only Halep, number seven Sloane Stephens and eighth seed Ashleigh Barty, who beat Sofia Kenin 6-3 3-6 6-0 on Monday, have reached the quarter-finals.

Jun 05, 2019, 00:02 AM IST
French Open: Roger Federer subdues Stan Wawrinka in Swiss classic

French Open: Roger Federer subdues Stan Wawrinka in Swiss classic

Federer will now face defending champion Rafael Nadal in the semi-final in what will be the 39th instalment of their rivalry.

Jun 04, 2019, 23:54 PM IST
French Open: Nadal demolishes Nishikori to set up semi-final showdown with Federer

French Open: Nadal demolishes Nishikori to set up semi-final showdown with Federer

"It`s unbelievable for me, there`s always so many emotions to come back to the semi-finals here," Nadal said. "I`m very satisfied with my level in this tournament."

Jun 04, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
French Open: Alexander Zverev beats Fognini to reach quarter-finals

French Open: Alexander Zverev beats Fognini to reach quarter-finals

German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini on Monday.

Jun 04, 2019, 11:44 AM IST
French Open: Top seed Novak Djokovic cruises into quarter finals

French Open: Top seed Novak Djokovic cruises into quarter finals

The Serbian world number one and top seed claimed his fourth successive straight-sets victory on Monday, this time outclassing Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff.

Jun 04, 2019, 11:12 AM IST
French Open: Stephens keen to end Konta run in quarter finals

French Open: Stephens keen to end Konta run in quarter finals

Sloane Stephens is hopeful that the Roland Garros clay will prove to be the "neutraliser" when she faces Johanna Konta in the French Open quarter-finals on Tuesday seeking a first win over the Briton

Jun 04, 2019, 11:03 AM IST
Marathon man Zverev ready to go the distance against Fognini

Marathon man Zverev ready to go the distance against Fognini

Fognini has emerged as a French Open dark horse after he lifted his maiden ATP Masters 1000 title in Monte Carlo, beating Rafa Nadal and Zverev in the process. 

Jun 03, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
Roger Federer waltzes into French Open last eight

Roger Federer waltzes into French Open last eight

Roger Federer`s dream return to the French Open continued as the Swiss waltzed into quarter-finals by giving Argentine Leonardo Mayer a 6-2 6-3 6-3 masterclass on Sunday. The 20-times Grand Slam

Jun 03, 2019, 12:01 PM IST