Grand Slam

Martic Ousts No. 2 seed Pliskova At Roland Garros

PARIS, May 31, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Karolina Pliskova came into this year’s French Open coming off a title run in Rome, her third career clay-court title. The World No. 2 had reached the quarterfinals or better in seven of […]

Djokovic In Three, Del Potro Stays Alive After Five

PARIS, May 30, 2019 Novak Djokovic won his 23rd straight Grand Slam match with a 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 victory over Swiss lucky loser Henri Laaksonen on Thursday and advanced to the third round at Roland Garros for the 14th consecutive […]

Thiem Tames Bublik, Zverev Solid Against Ymer

PARIS, May 30, 2019 Dominic Thiem faced a tricky test on Thursday by taking on Alexander Bublik of Kazakhstan in the second round at Roland Garros. The No. 4 seed from Austria, however, handled the unconvential game style of his […]

Terrible Luck For Ailing Bertens At Roland Garros

PARIS, May 29, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) World No. 4 Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands, a smart pick by many to win Roland Garros after lifting the biggest trophy of her career earlier this month at Madrid, instead, saw her […]

Stephens, Muguruza March Into Roland Garros Third Round

PARIS, May 29, 2017 (by Michael Dickens) Whether or not Sloane Stephens and Garbiñe Muguruza had 1 o’clock lunch dates to keep remains uncertain. However, both Top 20 players made quick work of their respective second-round opponents as Day 4 […]

Zverev And Del Potro Fight Into Second Round At Roland Garros

PARIS, May 28, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) The last of the first-round matches at Roland Garros were played on Tuesday, with the few remaining players in the top-half of the singles draw filling up the roster of play. Among the […]