Roland Garros 2017: Nadal and Wawrinka roads to the final

Rafa Nadal, Roland Garros 2017

Rafael Nadal’s road to the final Rafa only lost 29 games en route to his 22nd Grand Slam final. Nadal, aiming to be the first man to ever win a Grand Slam title 10 times, has a perfect 9-0 record in his previous nine appearances in the Roland Garros final. I have been playing a […]

Roland Garros 2017: Novak Djokovic Lacoste outfit

Novak Djokovic, 2017 French Open

Novak Djokovic has recently signed with Lacoste, and during the 2017 French Open, he makes his entrance on the Parisian clay courts displaying the Crocodile of his new Lacoste outfits. Novak Djokovic’s signature is printed on the left sleeve of the polo shirt whose graphics are inspired by the lines of a tennis court. Varying […]

Roland Garros Legends Trophy turns 20

Mansour Bahrami

The Legends Trophy (Trophée des Légendes) founded in 1997 by Mansour Bahrami brings together twenty-four of history’s greatest champions, grouped according to age in the two men’s draws, and twelve former women’s tennis stars. The event is a great opportunity to watch some former champions play in a friendly and funny atmosphere. The Trophée des […]

A few tips for your day at Roland Garros

Roland Garros 2017

You managed to get French Open tickets? Here are a few tips to help you have the best of day at Roland Garros. Some advices might sound obvious, but forewarned is forearmed! Be prepared – verify you assigned correctly the name of the ticket holder on each ticket – don’t forget your ID or passport […]

Roland Garros 1978 in pictures

Roland Garros 1978

Extract from Inside tennis – a season on the pro tour by Peter Bodo and June Harrison: The French is the epicurean’s tournament, where the kiosks feature crepes filled with apricot jam and dusted with powdered sugar, and ice cream bars favored with Grand Marnier; where hot dogs doze in light, crisp rolls that resemble […]

Roland Garros 2017: Richard Gasquet Le Coq Sportif outfit

Richard Gasquet, Roland Garros 2017

Richard Gasquet stormed past Victor Estrella Burgos 6-1 6-0 6-4 to book a spot in the third round, and set up showdown with Gaël Monfils. Richard’s outfit is available on Le Coq Sportif’s website. Follow our Roland Garros 2017 coverage.