Roland Garros(Search results - 28)
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, 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.
SportsMay 31, 2021, 1:00 PM IST
French Open 2021: Will Naomi Osaka be disqualified over media boycott?
Naomi Osaka of Japan is a four-time Grand Slam champion but has never won the French Open. She decided to boycott the media at Roland Garros this year but is facing disqualification from the organisers, having already been fined $15,000.
SportsMay 31, 2021, 12:05 PM IST
French Open 2021: From Iga Swiatek to Garbine Muguruza- The 5 contenders for women's singles title
The French Open 2021 kick starts from Monday, with this being the 125th edition of the prestigious Grand Slam on clay. As for the women's singles part, the tournament is wide open, with a new champion crowned every year. Similarly, we take a look at the contenders for this year.
SportsMay 30, 2021, 1:23 PM IST
French Open 2021: From Rafael Nadal to Novak Djokovic- The 5 contenders for men's singles title
French Open is the only tennis Grand Slam played on clay, while Rafael Nadal is the undisputed champion of the tournament, having won it on record 13 occasions. Being a favourite to win his 14th this year, we predict the other favourites who could dethrone Nadal.
SportsMay 28, 2021, 3:08 PM IST
French Open 2021: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer drawn in same half
The French Open 2021 would be the 125th edition of the prestigious Grand Slam played on clay. Rafael Nadal would be the 13-time defending champion, while Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer would look to dethrone the Spaniard.
SportsMay 13, 2021, 1:13 PM IST
French Open 2021 to welcome back spectators along with games under lights
French Open is an annual tennis Grand Slam event and is the only Slam to be played on clay court. Rafael Nadal is the record 13-time champion at Roland Garros. The upcoming 2021 edition would be the 125th edition of the prestigious tournament.
SportsDec 22, 2020, 5:55 PM IST
Rafael Nadal in 2020: A look at his records and top moments in the year
Rafael Nadal has won the joint-most Grand Slam titles, of 20, along with Roger Federer. He also holds the record for winning 13 French Open titles. He is currently ranked second in ATP Rankings, while he also scripted numerous records in 2020.