French Open(Search results - 54)
SportsAug 20, 2021, 6:56 PM IST
Rafael Nadal pulls out of US Open 2021, season remainder: Here's why
Rafael Nadal of Spain is a 20-time Grand Slam champion, having last won the 2020 French Open. He would be missing US Open 2021 and the remaining season this year due to a foot injury.
SportsAug 1, 2021, 3:26 PM IST
Rafael Nadal to return ahead of US Open by taking part in Washington Open
Rafael Nadal has been out of action since his French Open 2021 semis loss to eventual champion Novak Djokovic but would take part in Washington Open, ahead of the US Open.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 9:24 AM IST
Federer exits Tokyo Olympics; leaves fans worried about his future
Federer's decision effectively ends any chance of the former World Number 1 winning the singles gold medal at the Olympics.
SportsJul 10, 2021, 10:08 PM IST
Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty fights off Karolina Pliskova to win 2nd Grand Slam singles title
World number one Ashleigh Barty won her maiden Wimbledon singles title. Her only other Grand Slam title happens to be the French Open. Meanwhile, Karolína was playing her maiden Wimbledon final and her second in the Slams, as her wait for the first Slam title continues.
SportsJun 14, 2021, 10:58 AM IST
French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic scripts epic comeback against Stefanos Tsitsipas to win 19th Grand Slam title
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic is the reigning world number one and a 19-time Grand Slam champion. It was his second French Open title. Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas played his maiden Slam final and succumbed under pressure despite leading in the opening two sets.
SportsJun 13, 2021, 1:47 PM IST
French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic, Stefanos Tsitsipas clash in epic finale for fascinating 'Paris' showdown
Serbia’s Novak Djokovic is the reigning world number one and has won 18 Grand Slams to date, besides winning the French Open on an occasion. Meanwhile, Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas would be playing his maiden Slam final.
SportsJun 13, 2021, 10:24 AM IST
French Open 2021: Barbora Krejcikova wins maiden Grand Slam title with win over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
Czech Republic's Barbora Krejcikova is currently ranked 33 in the WTA Singles Rankings and is expected to rise following her French Open 2021 win. It was her maiden Grand Slam title, while it was also the first time that she had progressed beyond the second round.
SportsJun 12, 2021, 10:33 AM IST
French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic dethrones 'King of Clay' Rafael Nadal in semis
Novak Djokovic of Serbia is the reigning world number one, having won 18 Grand Slams to date, including a French Open. Spain's Rafael Nadal was the 13-time defending champion, having won record 20 Slams to date. It was his just third loss at Roland Garros.
SportsJun 11, 2021, 12:51 PM IST
French Open 2021: Can Novak Djokovic dethrone Rafael Nadal as 'King of Clay'?
Novak Djokovic of Serbia is the reigning world number one, while Spain’s Rafael Nadal is the 13-time defending champion. The Serbian had defeated the Spaniard just one at the tournament, and it would be interesting to see if it happens again.
SportsJun 7, 2021, 6:02 PM IST
Naomi Osaka's Wimbledon participation doubtful as she pulls out of Berlin Open
Japanese tennis superstar Naomi Osaka had withdrawn from the ongoing French Open last week, citing mental health. She has also withdrawn from the upcoming Berlin Open, while her participation in the Wimbledon Grand Slam also looks doubtful.
SportsJun 7, 2021, 10:28 AM IST
French Open 2021: Roger Federer pulls out to focus of grass season
Switzerland’s Roger Federer is a 20-time Grand Slam winner and is modern-day tennis great. He participated in the ongoing French Open and made it through to the pre-quarters before pulling out to focus on his recovering knee and the upcoming grass season.
SportsJun 6, 2021, 2:52 PM IST
French Open 2021: Is Roger Federer mulling withdrawal?
Switzerland's Roger Federer is one of the modern-day greats, having won record 20 Grand Slams. He is currently playing the French Open that he has won on just an occasion. However, he could withdraw from it to focus on the upcoming Slam, Wimbledon.
SportsJun 5, 2021, 11:26 AM IST
Russian tennis player Yana Sizikova arrested over alleged match-fixing in French Open 2020
Russia's Yana Sizikova is mainly a doubles player, currently partnering with Ekaterina Alexandrova of Russia. The duo lost the opening game of the 2021 French Open, while Sizikova was arrested in connection to a match-fixing at the event last year.
SportsJun 1, 2021, 2:04 PM IST
French Open 2021: Naomi Osaka withdraws due to mental health issues
Naomi Osaka of Japan is one of the top tennis players in the modern-day, currently ranked second in the WTA singles rankings. She is a four-time Grand Slam champion. Despite being in her bid to win her first French Open title, she has withdrawn following Round 1.