Category: Grand Slam

Rafael Nadal Creates History With 11th French Open Title

Adam Addicott- 10/06/2018

The king of clay has continued his love affair with Roland Garros by winning his 17th grand slam title at the age of 32.

Allen Fox: The Ph.D Candidate Who Played In The First Grand Slam Of The Open Era

Staff- 10/06/2018

On the 50th anniversary of the Open Era in grand slam tennis, one former player speaks about his experience at the 1968 French Open.

Simona Halep Fights Back To Claim Maiden Grand Slam Title At The French Open

Adam Addicott- 09/06/2018

Simona Halep has become the first Romanian female player to win a grand slam title since 1978 after battling from behind to defeat Sloane Stephens ...

Novak Djokovic Doubtful For Wimbledon After French Open Exit

Adam Addicott- 05/06/2018

The future looks uncertain for the Serbian after his shock defeat at Roland Garros.

French Open: Players Concerns Over Court Conditions Are Being Ignored, Says Djokovic

Adam Addicott- 03/06/2018

The 12-time grand slam champion has hit out at officials at the Grand slam tournament.

Alexander Zverev Dismisses Fitness Fears After Latest French Open Marathon

Adam Addicott- 03/06/2018

The world No.3 addresses his current health following another roller-coaster win at Roland Garros on Sunday.

Maria Sharapova Destroys Pliskova To Set Up Possible Serena Showdown

Michael Stafford-Jones- 02/06/2018

Maria Sharapova hammered Karolina Pliskova at the 2018 French Open and may now face Serena Williams in the Last 16.

‘Proud’ Petra Kvitova Exits The French Open With Few Regrets

Adam Addicott- 02/06/2018

The two-time Wimbledon champion was in a reflective mood following her latest defeat in Paris.

Elina Svitolina knocked out by Buzarnescu

Michael Stafford-Jones- 01/06/2018

Elina Svitolina suffered a shock loss at the hands of Mihaela Buzarnescu at Roland Garros.

Madison Keys Takes Down Osaka To Reach Last 16

Michael Stafford-Jones- 01/06/2018

Madison Keys progressed to the fourth round of the French Open for the second time by beating Naomi Osaka in straight sets.

Rafael Nadal Backs New Lucky Loser Rule At The French Open

Adam Addicott- 01/06/2018

The world No.1 speaks about his own experience concerning the lucky loser system.

Maria Sharapova: Tennis Is A Very Special Career

Michael Stafford-Jones- 31/05/2018

Maria Sharapova talked about the best things about being a tennis player, as well as the challenges of facing a fearless new generation.

Maria Sharapova Overcomes Vekic To Earn Pliskova Clash

Michael Stafford-Jones- 31/05/2018

Maria Sharapova edged past Donna Vekic 7-5 6-4 in a high-quality match and will now play Karolina Pliskova in round three.

Peter Gojowczyk Fined €25,000 For ‘Poor Performance’ At The French Open

Adam Addicott- 31/05/2018

The German No.3 finds himself in trouble with officials at Roland Garros following his first round exit.

Kei Nishikori Battles Past Benoit Paire To Reach Round Three

Michael Stafford-Jones- 30/05/2018

Kei Nishikori overcame a difficult challenge to beat Benoit Paire in five sets and book his place in round three at Roland Garros.

Naomi Osaka: I tend to be better in Grand Slams

Michael Stafford-Jones- 30/05/2018

Naomi Osaka talked about how comfortable she is at Grand Slams, her routine changes due to fame and her upcoming clash with Keys.

Julien Benneteau Explains Emotional Roland Garros Victory

Tony Fairbairn- 30/05/2018

Julien Benneteau explained his emotional celebration at Roland Garros.

Simona Halep Survives Riske Test To Reach Round Two

Michael Stafford-Jones- 30/05/2018

Simona Halep emerged victorious from a tricky encounter with Alison Riske as she won 2-6 6-1 6-1 after losing the opening set.

Talks Underway On Maternity Issue, Says WTA Council Member Victoria Azarenka

Adam Addicott- 28/05/2018

The former world No.1 has criticised the media for how they are reporting on Serena Williams' return to the tour.