Serena Williams will compete in Paris in a NikeCourt Flare that celebrates her love of roses. It is available beginning nike.com/nikelab and select NikeLab stores. Follow our Roland Garros 2016 coverage.
Former French Sports Minister Roselyne Bachelot said on French TV last March that “it is known that the injury of Rafael Nadal, which lasted seven months, was probably because of a positive control”. Nadal filled a lawsuit against Bachelot last month. Here are a few extracts from l’Equipe Magazine’s interview in which the 9-time Roland […]
Julien Benneteau and Quentin Halys practiced together on court Lenglen on Friday. Benneteau will face recent Rome semifinalist Lucas Pouille in the first round, while Halys will face Hyeon Chung.
Andy Murray announced his ‘mutually agreed’ split from coach Amélie Mauresmo earlier this month. In an interview with l’Equipe Magazine, Mauresmo explains the reasons behind the end of their partnership. She also talks about the Fed Cup, and various things she already discussed in previous interviews like her view on Grand Slams format and lack […]
The world number 43 had solid results this year with two finals in Bueno Aires and Estoril. I don’t know much about this player but he seems a good guy and it looked like he enjoyed his one-hour practice on the Lenglen. He will face Federico Delbonis in the first round.
Angelique Kerber and Carla Suarez Navarro practiced together on court Suzanne Lenglen this afternoon, they warmed up, and then played a set.
Today was my first day at Roland Garros. I arrived just in time to watch the end of Rafa‘s training with uncle Toni on court Suzanne Lenglen. Rafa mostly worked on his backhand and drop shots. Here are a few pictures, enjoy!
Roland Garros officials have revoked Constant Lestienne‘s wild card. The world number 206 is under investigation of the Tennis Integrity Unit: he is believed to have bet on a Roland Garros match last year. Update: at first I thought it was completely stupid as a player to bet on matches, but when I read on […]
Sad anniversary for Svetlana Kuznetsova: ten years after winning the US Open, she lost to unheralded Kiwi player Marina Erakovic. Ranked No. 9 at the time of her triumph and winner of only two WTA titles, she was considered as the tournament’s most surprising winner of the Open era. The sky was the limit for […]
Andy Murray defeats Robin Haase 6-3 7-6 1-6 7-5 First round scare for 2012 US Open champion Andy Murray who battled cramps to overcome Robin Haase in 4 sets. Novak Djokovic defeats Diego Schwartzman 6-1 6-2 6-4 A routine win for world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.
Pictures of Federer practicing with Radek Stepanek on Saturday. Do you think Federer will win Grand Slam title No 18 at this year’s US Open? Watch Federer talks his form going to the US Open in this interview by Wilson tennis
This is a guest post by Soha Yamin, who operates Travels with Soha, that offers luxury tennis excursions. The U.S. Open is one of the world’s most exciting sporting events. Both casual tennis fans and true devotees of the sport can enjoy attending this annual event. Although tennis championships have been held in the U.S. […]
Maria Sharapova practicing at the 2014 US Open on Friday: