French Open triumph propels Barty to world No 2

2019-06-10 13:43

Ashleigh Barty leaped six places to world No 2 in the WTA rankings after her surprise win at the French Open.


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French Open

Nadal still lagging Djokovic in rankings

2019-06-10 12:06

Rafael Nadal might have won a 12th Roland Garros title on the weekend, but he remains well behind Novak Djokovic, a semi-finalist in Paris.

French Open

I was almost down and out before Roland Garros triumph - Nadal

2019-06-10 07:08

Rafael Nadal admitted that his record 12th Roland Garros title was one of his most special after an injury-hit start to 2019.

French Open

Nadal won't target Federer Slam record

2019-06-10 11:38

Rafael Nadal insists he is not obsessed with beating Roger Federer's record of 20 Grand Slams after sweeping a historic 20th Grand Slam title.

French Open

Thiem 'closer' to 'dream' Grand Slam title

2019-06-09 21:53

Dominic Thiem said he feels as though he is getting "closer" to his "dream" of winning a Grand Slam title, despite being downed by Rafael Nadal.

French Open

Laver says Barty will be 'tough to beat' at Wimbledon

2019-06-10 12:38

Legend Rod Laver says Ashleigh Barty will be "a tough lady to beat" at Wimbledon in July as he heaped praise on the new French Open champion.

French Open

Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs

2019-06-09 18:34

Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 triumphs.

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French Open

Barty did not expect Grand Slam title 'at all'

2019-06-08 22:47

French Open champion Ashleigh Barty said that she did not imagine winning a Grand Slam title "at all" when she took a break from tennis.

French Open

Thiem ends Djokovic bid, faces Nadal in Roland Garros final

2019-06-08 16:14

Novak Djokovic's dream of becoming just the second man in history to hold all Grand Slam titles at the same time twice was crushed by Dominic Thiem.

French Open

Barty looks to end 46-year Aussie drought in Paris

2019-06-08 07:35

Ashleigh Barty aims to end Australia's 46-year wait for a Roland Garros women's singles champion when she faces Czech teenage breakout star Marketa Vondrousova.

French Open

'We always have to justify ourselves': Konta blasts Roland Garros

2019-06-07 19:14

Johanna Konta said being shunted for her Roland Garros semi-final "speaks for itself" and said it was "sad" that women have to "justify their involvement".

French Open

'Incredible' dream: Nadal faces Thiem for 12th Roland Garros title

2019-06-09 09:03

Rafael Nadal admits the prospect of winning a 12th Roland Garros title and 18th major would have once just seemed liked an "incredible" dream.

French Open

Rain rescues faltering Djokovic at Roland Garros

2019-06-08 14:39

Rain came to the rescue of Novak Djokovic on Saturday as the world number one was staring at defeat against Dominic Thiem in the Roland Garros semi-finals.

French Open

SA's Harris nets cool R1.4m at French Open

2019-06-07 22:12

Lloyd Harris netted R1.4 million at Roland Garros, but SA's contribution was minimal in comparison to past French Opens. Sy Lerman reports.

French Open

Federer won't rule out 2020 Roland Garros return

2019-06-07 18:40

Roger Federer suffered his worst Grand Slam mauling since 2008 at the hands of Rafael Nadal but hasn't ruled out returning to Roland Garros in 2020.

French Open

Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title

2019-06-08 17:59

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia's 46-year wait for a French Open singles title by thrashing nervous Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova.

French Open

Konta accuses French Open of sexism as scheduling row escalates

2019-06-08 11:41

Johanna Konta has slammed French Open organisers for their decision to move her semi-final match against Marketa Vondrousova at Roland Garros.

French Open

Djokovic, Thiem to resume Saturday after play called off

2019-06-07 19:59

Novak Djokovic's Roland Garros semi-final clash with Dominic Thiem was halted for the day in the third set due to deteriorating weather conditions.

French Open

Nadal beats Federer to reach 12th French Open final

2019-06-07 15:41

Defending champion Rafael Nadal powered past Roger Federer in the French Open semi-finals, claiming his first win over his old rival in five years.


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