Friday, June 5, 2015
Novak Djokovic crushed nine-time champion Rafael Nadal 7-5, 6-3, 6-1 to move into the French Open semifinals Wednesday, condemning the great Spaniard to just his second defeat in 72 matches at Roland Garros.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Stumbling on his way to the net, Roger Federer dropped his racket and fell to his knees on the red clay. Hardly the sort of grace and precision the world has come to expect from the 17-time Grand Slam champion.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
For the third match in a row at the French Open, Serena Williams was oddly out of sorts at the outset and dropped the opening set.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Defending champion Maria Sharapova's bid for a third French Open title in four years is over.
Monday, June 1, 2015
At the outset, Serena Williams was grimacing and cursing and, worst of all, losing by a lot.
Doris Hart, a 1950s tennis star who became the second woman to complete a career Grand Slam, has died at age 89, the International Tennis Hall of Fame announced Saturday.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Defending champion Maria Sharapova reached the French Open last-16 on Friday although she appeared on the verge of tears at the end of her straight-sets win over Samantha Stosur.
Swiss pair Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka both eased into the last 16 of the French Open on Friday as hopes of a first home winner in 32 years were boosted.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
For Serena Williams, it was a bad right elbow that led to some shaky serving and a dropped set. For Novak Djokovic, first it was a balky right hip that needed treatment from a trainer; later came an embarrassing mistake.