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Djokovic was deported from Australia on Sunday before the first Grand Slam tournament of the year after losing a court case to have the cancellation of his visa overturned.
Published on Jan 17, 2022 04:06 PM IST
French Open director Guy Forget's contract was to expire at the end of the year. The FFT said his replacement at the helm of the clay-court Grand Slam tournament will be announced soon.
Published on Dec 07, 2021 10:27 PM IST
- French Open 2020 champion Iga Swiatek, who is from Poland, hired Sierzputowski as her coach in January 2016, when she was 15 and still playing in junior tournaments.
Updated on Dec 04, 2021 11:18 PM IST
AP | , Warsaw [poland]
PV Sindhu will now cross swords with Japan's world number 15 Sayaka Takahashi in the last four on Saturday.
Published on Oct 29, 2021 11:42 PM IST
Sindhu, a double Olympic medallist, beat Denmark's Julie Dawall Jakobsen 21-15 21-18 in women's singles, while London Olympics bronze medallist Saina, who had suffered a groin injury at Uber Cup final, retired after lagging 11-21 2-9 against Sayaka Takahashi of Japan.
Updated on Oct 27, 2021 09:57 PM IST
The French Open champion will next face her doubles partner and Czech compatriot Katerina Siniakova.
Published on Jul 16, 2021 11:13 AM IST
- Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic have enjoyed success like no others; let's take a look at just how, these men have made the sport their own by dominating all the four Grand Slams: The Australian Open, the French Open, the Wimbledon, and the US Open.
Updated on Jul 11, 2021 05:45 PM IST
- French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova's twin titles at Roland Garros earned jumps in the WTA rankings to No. 15 in singles and No. 1 in doubles.
Published on Jun 14, 2021 10:22 PM IST
- French Open runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas said Monday his grandmother died just before he played the final at Roland Garros against Novak Djokovic.
Published on Jun 14, 2021 08:31 PM IST
AP | , Paris
- Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled out of the Wimbledon warm-up event in Halle, Germany, because of personal reasons after surrendering a two-set lead in his defeat against Novak Djokovic in Sunday's French Open final.
Updated on Jun 14, 2021 06:17 PM IST
The claycourt Grand Slam has been the most difficult major for Djokovic to win, Sunday's victory only his second at Roland Garros, and he heads to Wimbledon next where he is the two-time defending champion.
Published on Jun 14, 2021 01:21 PM IST
Reuters | , Paris
- Novak Djokovic gifted his racquet to the boy moments after winning the French Open title.
Published on Jun 14, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Former Indian cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman lauded world number one Novak Djokovic's heroics in the French Open on Sunday.
Updated on Jun 14, 2021 08:58 AM IST
- With this win, Novak Djokovic bagged his second Roland Garros title and his 19th Grand Slam trophy, inching closer to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. So, where does this place him in the list?
Updated on Jun 14, 2021 12:46 AM IST
Published on Jun 14, 2021 12:22 AM IST
- Novak Djokovic has become the first man in the Open Era to complete the career Grand Slam twice.
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 11:52 PM IST
Djokovic won the match 6-7 (6-8), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 to claim his 19th Grand Slam title. It was a heart-breaking loss for Tsitsipas, who was dominating the match till the start of the third set.
Updated on Jun 14, 2021 12:14 AM IST
- Since 2017, though, three of the past five French Open winners were not seeded: Ostapenko was ranked 47th when she won, Swiatek 54th and Krejcikova 33rd.
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 09:59 PM IST
- Osaka withdrew from Roland Garros after she was fined $15,000 for skipping the news conference after her first-round victory — and threatened by all four Grand Slam tournaments with the possibility of disqualification or suspension if she continued to avoid the media.
Published on Jun 13, 2021 09:43 PM IST
AP | , Paris
From England delaying reopening to Chicago fully reopening, California remaining under a state of emergency, Paris lifting the curfew for the French Open fans and Switzerland planning to reopen its borders for overseas visitors who have received a Covid-19 vaccine, catch all the travel updates here
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 05:42 PM IST
- French Open 2021 Final Highlights, Novak Djokovic vs Stefanos Tsitsipas: Novak Djokovic won his second French Open title and 19th Grand Slam title by beating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7(6-8), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in a five-set thriller. After losing the first two sets, he staged an exceptional comeback to triumph over the Greek.
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 11:28 PM IST
Krejcikova became the first player to win both the women's singles and doubles title in Paris since Frenchwoman Mary Pierce completed the feat in 2000.
Published on Jun 13, 2021 04:59 PM IST
Reuters | , Paris
- French Open 2021 Final Live Streaming: All you need to know about live streaming details on Disney+Hotstar, match timings, venue for French Open 2021 Final between Novak Djokovic vs Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 01:20 PM IST
Unseeded Barbora ousted Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 on Court Philippe-Chatrier on Saturday to lift the Suzanne-Lenglen cup in a perfect tribute to the former Wimbledon champion.
Published on Jun 13, 2021 12:06 PM IST
ANI | , Paris
Mahut and Herbert defeated Alexander Bublik and Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan in Saturday's final at Roland Garros.
Published on Jun 13, 2021 11:59 AM IST
PTI | , Paris
- Krejcikova beat 31st-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 in the final at Roland Garros.
Updated on Jun 13, 2021 12:35 AM IST
- After dethroning 'king of clay' Rafa Nadal at the French Open, Novak Djokovic will next face a first-time Grand Slam finalist in Stefanos Tsitsipas as the world number one bids to become the first man in the open era to win all four majors at least twice.
Published on Jun 12, 2021 09:09 PM IST
- Czech Barbora Krejcikova defeated Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 to lift her maiden French Open title.
Published on Jun 12, 2021 08:39 PM IST
- French Open 2021 Finals Live Streaming: All you need to know about live streaming details on Disney+Hotstar, match timings, venue for French Open 2021 Finals between Barbora Krejcikova and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Updated on Jun 12, 2021 04:12 PM IST
In a match that lasted over four hours, Djokovic became the first man to beat Nadal twice at French Open.
Updated on Jun 12, 2021 02:57 PM IST