Friday, May 30, 2014
Maria Sharapova found a way to win ugly on Wednesday as she overcame difficult conditions to battle past Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova 7-5, 6-2 to reach the French Open third round.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Much to her dismay, Li Na is familiar with this feeling. She earns a Grand Slam championship, is heralded at home, then shows up at subsequent major tournaments and seemingly forgets how to win.
Serena Williams lost in the second round of the French Open on Wednesday, her earliest exit at a major tournament since falling in the first round at Roland Garros two years ago.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Third-seeded Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka made a shock, listless exit from the French Open on Monday at the hands of Spanish journeyman Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Roger Federer racked up a record-equaling 59th career win at the French Open on Sunday while Serena and Venus Williams edged closer to a third-round sister showdown.
Monday, May 26, 2014
Roger Federer and Serena and Venus Williams, three players well into their third decades on tour, headline Sunday's first day of the 2014 French Open as old meets new at Roland Garros.
Monica Puig became the first Puerto Rican player to win a WTA title on Saturday by beating Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain 6-4, 6-3 in the Strasbourg International final.
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Rafael Nadal might be seen by some as losing his grip on the French Open crown, but his main rivals for the title don't share that view ahead of Sunday's opening day at Roland Garros.
Friday, May 23, 2014
A bitter fight is underway over a project to expand Roland Garros, home to the French Open, with descendants of an emblematic Paris architect vowing to prevent a historic garden he had designed from being transformed into a new tennis arena.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Novak Djokovic extended his recent dominance over Rafael Nadal by rallying for a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory Sunday to win the Italian Open for the third time — then dedicated the title to his flood-hit native Serbia.