Roland Garros 2019: Simona Halep outfit

Simona Halep Roland Garros 2019 outfit

Nike unveiled its collection for the upcoming French Open, and that’s the outfit defending champion Simona Halep will be wearing on the court, a mix of flowers and bees: The stylized bee print adds a touch of royalty: The floral print blends peonies and roses: The NikeCourt Paris collection releases May 20 on nike.com and […]

Roland Garros 2019: Roger Federer’s outfit

Federer's outfit for Roland Garros 2019

Since his last apparition at Roland Garros, Federer switched from Nike to UNIQLO and the Japanese brand recently unveiled the kit he will be wearing in Paris: Quite underwhelming, isn’t it? “I had frequent consultations with the development team, and I’m extremely pleased with the game wear they’ve created. It is exceptionally high quality, not […]

Roland Garros 2019: Kei Nishikori’s outfit

Kei Nishikori outfit, Roland Garros 209

Kei Nishikori has had quite an up and down season so far with a victory in Brisbane and semifinals in Rotterdam and Barcelona but early exits in Indian Wells, Miami and Monte Carlo. After a straight set loss to Diego Schwartzman in the Rome quarterfinals, he will now head to Roland Garros and try to […]

Strasbourg guide for tennis fans

Strasbourg

From May 18 to May 25, the city of Strasbourg will host the 33rd edition of the Internationaux de Strasbourg, the only WTA-level event organized in France. The tournament serves as a warm-up to Roland Garros which is played a week later. Strasbourg is the perfect city to combine sightseeing and tennis. Check out our […]

Roland Garros 2019: Dominic Thiem’s outfit

Dominic Thiem Roland Garros 2019 outfit

Finalist at Roland Garros last year, winner in Barcelona a week ago with a convincing victory over Nadal, Dominic Thiem is one of the big favourites for the French Open title. He will be wearing adidas new Escouade collection: Thiem’s kit is available online at http://www.adidas.com/tennis. Check out our Guide to Roland Garros 2019

Simonne Mathieu, tennis champion and World War II hero

Simonne Mathieu

The women’s doubles trophy at the French Open is named for Mathieu, Coupe Simonne-Mathieu and the new 5,000 seat Roland Garros court will be named after her. But who was Simonne Mathieu? Alongside Suzanne Lenglen and Henri Cochet she is one of France’s greatest tennis champions. But she was much more than that. Married at […]

Guide to Roland Garros 2019

A lot of changes at Roland Garros this year: a new stadium entrance, a new Place des Mousquetaires and a new 5,000 seat court, Court Simonne Mathieu … but still no roof, we’ll have to wait at least till next year. I’m eager to discover all these new features in a few weeks time!In the […]

Roland Garros 2019: Caroline Wozniacki’s adidas outfit

Caroline Wozniacki's Roland Garros 2019 outfit

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki will debut the new adidas collection in Paris. She will wear the black and blue adidas Escouade t-shirt alongside a white Escouade skirt. Wozniacki’s outfit is available online at http://www.adidas.com/tennis. Follow our Roland Garros 2019 coverage.

Roland Garros 2019: Angelique Kerber’s outfit

Angelique Kerber Roland Garros 2019 outfit

Angelique Kerber will hit Roland Garros wearing the adidas Escouade tank paired with the adidas Escouade skirt from adidas’ new collection. As you can see, contrary to previous years, there is no Roland Garros branding as adidas partnership with the tournament has ended. Angie’s outfit is available online at http://www.adidas.com/tennis. Follow our Roland Garros 2019 coverage.

Roland Garros 2019: Garbine Muguruza adidas outfit

Garbine Muguruza outfit for Roland Garros 2019

2016 French Open champion Garbine Muguruza will hit the Parisian clay courts wearing this beautiful black and blue Escouade dress from the new adidas collection. Garbine’s outfit is available online at http://www.adidas.com/tennis. Follow our Roland Garros 2019 coverage.

Roland Garros 2019: Alexander Zverev’s outfit

Alexander Zverev Roland Garros outfit

adidas unveiled his new collection for the upcoming French Open. As you can see, there’s no Roland Garros branding as adidas partnership with the tournament has ended. Here’s Sascha Zverev‘s outfit. What do you think, do you prefer this year or last year’s kit? This new adidas collection is available online at http://www.adidas.com/tennis. Follow our Roland […]

Nadal’s outfit for the 2019 clay court season

Rafael Nadal's outfit for the 2019 clay court season

Rafael Nadal is back on his favorite surface after a break due to a knee injury sustained at Indian Wells. Winner in Monte Carlo, Barcelona, Rome and Roland Garros last year, he has a massive amount of points to defend in the upcoming weeks . But he started his clay court season pretty well with […]

2019 ATP clay court season guide

Rafael nadal, babolat exhibition, Roland Garros 2018

Good bye hard courts and hello clay! With spring comes the clay court season that leads to the second Grand Slam of the year, Roland Garros. Although French players have had little success on this surface in recent years, clay was invented in Cannes, south of France … by English players William and Ernest Renshaw. […]

How to buy US Open tickets

How to buy US Open tickets

Roland Garros is fast approaching, but it’s nearly time to book your tickets for the US Open! Here’s my guide to help you buy tickets. If you have any question, feel free to leave a comment below, I’ll do my best to answer. The events Qualifyings – 19 to 23 August 2019 Access to the […]

How to buy French Open tickets

Roland Garros 2016

You plan to attend the 2019 French Open? Here’s my guide to help you buy tickets for Roland Garros, the second Slam of the season. If you have any question, feel free to ask below, I’ll do my best to answer. The events Qualifyings – 20 to 24 May 2019 Tickets give access to the […]

A look at the best male players never to win the French Open

McEnroe and Lendl, Roland Garros 84

Roland Garros has proven to be the most challenging tournament for some of the greatest players of the Open era, especially for those part of that now extinguished specie of serve and volley players. Let’s have have a look at the 5 best male players to never win Roland Garros: John McEnroe Grand Slam titles: […]

Estoril Open 2019: Tsitsipas triumphs

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Estoril Open 2019

Third career title, his first on clay for Stefanos Tsitsipas, who defeated Pablo Cuevas 6-3 7-6. This title means a lot to me. It’s on clay, it’s one of my preferred surfaces. It’s nice to have completed the clay-hard court title [sweep] that I’ve been fighting for. Next is grass, or maybe even more clay-court […]