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Rafael Nadal shows why he's still the king of clay

Sat, 06/01/2019 - 11:54
Rafael Nadal blazes into fourth round of French Open, after beating David Goffin three sets to one

Federer and Nadal blaze into French Open fourth round, Pliskova bows out

Sat, 06/01/2019 - 09:38

It's like strawberries at Wimbledon — the classic mix at Roland Garros is Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer making the last 16 … and it's happened for both of them, for the 14th time.

Ashleigh Barty into third round as fellow Aussie Samantha Stosur lost in three sets

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 08:16
Ashleigh Barty into third round as fellow Aussie Samantha Stosur lost in three sets.

Ash Barty prepares to serve

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 07:21
Australia's Ashleigh Barty serves against Danielle Collins of the U.S. during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Ash Barty to jump into world's top five after second-round triumph in Paris

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 07:21

Ash Barty will move into the world's top five after reaching the third round in Paris for the first time, but Sam Stosur will likely drop out of the world's top 100 after her defeat.

Naomi Osaka looks dishevelled

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 07:20
Japan's Naomi Osaka celebrates winning her second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in three sets, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Alex de Minaur and Alexei Popyrin both suffered losses on day three of the French Open

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 08:38
The 25th seed, de Minaur was completely outclassed by Pablo Carrena Busta while, Popyrin lost in straight sets to world number 31, Laslo dDjere.

Kiki Bertens cries

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 08:38
Netherlands' Kiki Bertens cries as she is forced to abandon her second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, May 29, 2019.

Rafa Nadal hits a shot

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 08:38
Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Germany's Yannick Maden during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, May 29, 2019.

Alex de Minaur looks frustrated

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 08:38
Alex de Minaur of Australia reacts during a match against Rafael Nadal of Spain on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Friday, January 18, 2019.

Aussies exit French Open while Federer, Nadal advance

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 08:38

Alex De Minaur and Alexei Popyrin have exited the French Open in the second round, joining yet more women's seeds in departing Paris early, but the big guns of the men's draw all advanced.

Tomic "pretty sure he gave his best effort" in straight sets loss to Taylor Fritz

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 09:30
A disinterested Bernard Tomic addresses the media after another forgettable performance, losing in just 82 minutes to America's Taylor Fritz

Taylor Fritz sends Tomic crashing out in straight sets

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 09:30
Bernard Tomic, jeered by the crowd during an indifferent performance, lost his opening round clash to America's Taylor Fritz.

Tomic tries to concede defeat prematurely as he bows out of French Open

Wed, 05/29/2019 - 08:46

A disinterested Bernard Tomic bombs out of the French Open in 82 minutes, John Millman loses a five-set epic, Ajla Tomljanovic pushes champion Simona Halep to three sets, but two more winners give Australia six in the second round.

Serena Williams beats Vitalia Diatchenko to reach the second round of the French Open

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 10:18
Serena Williams overcame a slow start to beat Russia's Vitalia Diatchenko to reach the French Open second round.

'Mother, champion, queen, goddess': Serena Williams advances at the French Open

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 09:02

On a good day for the Aussies at Roland Garros, Serena Williams steals the headlines with her strongly worded outfit and a first-round French Open win.

One seed falls and a former champ makes his return at French Open

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 08:35

Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber becomes the first big-name to fall at this year's French Open, but there is no such worry for the returning Roger Federer.

Roger Federer plays a backhand

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 08:35
Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a shot against Italy's Lorenzo Sonego during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 26, 2019.

Angelique Kerber looks agast

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 08:35
Germany's Angelique Kerber reacts after missing a shot against Russia's Anastasia Potapova during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 26, 2019.

Roger Federer claps his audience

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 08:35
Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates winning against Italy's Lorenzo Sonego during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 26, 2019.