Grand Slam
Sports  /  Published 27.10.20

On what parity means for the greats

Breaking down how and when Nadal and Federer won their 20 Grand Slams Roger Federer (20) Wimbledon: 8 Australian Open: 6 US Open: 5 French Open: 1 Rafael Nadal (20) French Open: 13 US Ope...
By Priyam Marik in

Sports  /  Published 12.10.20

In triumph, why Rafa is sad

Playing to his Paris audience, Rafael Nadal usually speaks in French for his on-court interviews at Roland Garros, where his astounding success on the red clay has afforded him abundant practice at po...
By Karen Crouse in Paris

Sports  /  Published 12.10.20

No bubbly for ‘disciplined’ Iga Swiatek

Even in the glow of a champagne performance in Paris, Poland’s newly crowned French Open champion Iga Swiatek stuck to still water as she celebrated a maiden Grand Slam success and offered a gli...
By Reuters in Warsaw

Sports  /  Published 11.10.20

French Open: Child’s play for King Rafa

By New York Times News Service in Paris

Sports  /  Published 10.10.20

It’s clay and Nadal is in the French Open final

Go all the way back to June 8, 2006, when Rafael Nadal moved on at the French Open after his 19-year-old, 63rd-ranked opponent in the quarter-finals quit because of a bad back while trailing two sets ...
By New York Times News Service , AP in

Sports  /  Published 10.10.20

Polish teen authors Parisian fairy tale

By Agencies in Paris

Sports  /  Published 09.10.20

Teen's unreal run in French Open

Since they both lost in the opening round in Rome, at their only claycourt tournament before the French Open, Sofia Kenin and Iga Swiatek have taken radically different paths to their unexpected place...
By Christopher Clarey in

Sports  /  Published 08.10.20

Teen test for Kenin in final

Polish teenager Iga Swiatek became the youngest player to reach the French Open women’s final in 19 years, continuing her bulldozing run at Roland Garros with a 6-2, 6-1 dismantling of Argentine...
By Reuters in Paris

Sports  /  Published 06.10.20

End of the road for Thiem & Svitolina

Argentina caused quite a stir on the red clay of Roland Garros, with qualifier Nadia Podoroska and 12th seed Diego Schwartzman ending the runs of third seeds Elina Svitolina and Dominic Thiem,  i...
By Reuters in Paris

Sports  /  Published 04.10.20

French Open: Seeds fall on clay

Rafa Nadal blew away American qualifier Sebastian Korda 6-1, 6-1, 6-2 to romp into the quarter finals and close in on a record-extending 13th title at Roland Garros.  With the sun out and the wi...
By Reuters in Paris


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