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# french-open - Monday 3 August, 2020

Puerta reveals he lied about failed drug test after French Open final loss to Nadal
# Admission
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# Admission

Puerta reveals he lied about failed drug test after French Open final loss to Nadal

Aug 3rd 2020, 7:21 PM 9,238 Views 0 Comments

The 2005 triumph against Mariano Puerta marked the first of 12 titles at Roland Garros for Rafael Nadal.

# french-open - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Delayed French Open to go ahead 'in its usual format' from 27 September
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Delayed French Open to go ahead 'in its usual format' from 27 September

Jun 17th 2020, 5:37 PM 2,120 Views 1 Comment

Unlike the US Open, Roland Garros will maintain its qualifying event in the week before the main draw.

# french-open - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Put your tennis knowledge to the test in our French Open quiz
# Let's Get Quizzical
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# Let's Get Quizzical

Put your tennis knowledge to the test in our French Open quiz

May 27th 2020, 7:23 AM 4,980 Views 4 Comments

Let’s see how much you know about the Grand Slam tournament that was due to begin this week.

# french-open - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm
# Another Postponement
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# Another Postponement

French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm

Mar 17th 2020, 4:50 PM 11,146 Views 1 Comment

The French Open was due to start in May but the Grand Slam will now take place in September due to coronavirus.

# french-open - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Forget Paris: Roger Federer ruled out of French Open
# Swiss To Miss
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# Swiss To Miss

Forget Paris: Roger Federer ruled out of French Open

Feb 20th 2020, 11:02 AM 2,759 Views 7 Comments

The 38-year-old Swiss star will wait until Wimbledon to bid for his 21st Grand Slam title.

# french-open - Thursday 17 October, 2019

38-year-old Federer to play French Open ahead of gold medal bid in Tokyo
# Grand Slam
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# Grand Slam

38-year-old Federer to play French Open ahead of gold medal bid in Tokyo

Oct 17th 2019, 8:53 PM 3,183 Views 1 Comment

Federer has only won the French Open once.

# french-open - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Spanish tennis player strongly denies match-fixing allegations
# Claim
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# Claim

Spanish tennis player strongly denies match-fixing allegations

Jun 20th 2019, 12:33 AM 6,360 Views 2 Comments

Feliciano Lopez categorically denied a report that a match he and doubles partner Marc Lopez lost at Wimbledon in 2017 was fixed.

# french-open - Monday 10 June, 2019

'I was down mentally and physically' before Roland Garros triumph, says Nadal
# Master
From The42
# Master

'I was down mentally and physically' before Roland Garros triumph, says Nadal

Jun 10th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,858 Views 5 Comments

Unstoppable Nadal made history with remarkable 12th French Open title yesterday.

# french-open - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Unstoppable Nadal makes history with remarkable 12th French Open title
# King Of Clay
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# King Of Clay

Unstoppable Nadal makes history with remarkable 12th French Open title

Jun 9th 2019, 6:10 PM 7,289 Views 13 Comments

Dominic Thiem produced a fine display, but the Austrian was ultimately well beaten at Roland Garros.

'I tried to tell myself that I may never get this chance again. I grabbed it with both hands'
# French Open
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# French Open

'I tried to tell myself that I may never get this chance again. I grabbed it with both hands'

Jun 9th 2019, 11:54 AM 5,790 Views 1 Comment

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia’s 46-year year wait for a French Open title on Saturday.

# french-open - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager
# Champion
From The42
# Champion

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager

Jun 8th 2019, 5:13 PM 6,315 Views 5 Comments

Eighth seed Barty got off to a strong start and never looked back to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.

Thiem ends Djokovic's bid for history by setting up French Open final against Nadal
# Over And Out
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# Over And Out

Thiem ends Djokovic's bid for history by setting up French Open final against Nadal

Jun 8th 2019, 3:18 PM 9,106 Views 5 Comments

Djokovic was bidding to join Rod Laver in the Grand Slam history books, but came up short on Saturday.

# french-open - Friday 7 June, 2019

Nadal powers past Federer into 12th French Open final
# Rafa
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# Rafa

Nadal powers past Federer into 12th French Open final

Jun 7th 2019, 2:41 PM 6,380 Views 13 Comments

It was the Spaniard’s first win over his old rival in five years.

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

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

Jun 7th 2019, 1:46 PM 7,039 Views 8 Comments

The French Open women’s semi-finals were played in front of half-empty venues on Friday.

# french-open - Thursday 6 June, 2019

'These four women have played so well and earned their right to play on the biggest stage'
# Washout
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# Washout

'These four women have played so well and earned their right to play on the biggest stage'

Jun 6th 2019, 10:01 PM 6,940 Views 3 Comments

Sexism row stirs as women’s French Open semi-finals are moved away from showpiece court in ‘unfair and inappropriate’ rescheduling.

Thiem relishing last-four challenge alongside 'best players of all time' Djokovic, Federer and Nadal
# Fab Four
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# Fab Four

Thiem relishing last-four challenge alongside 'best players of all time' Djokovic, Federer and Nadal

Jun 6th 2019, 7:19 PM 2,257 Views 0 Comments

A fourth French Open semi-final awaits the Austrian, but to claim the title he will have to be at his very best.

Dream to win four Grand Slams in the same season alive as Djokovic reaches French Open semi-final
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Dream to win four Grand Slams in the same season alive as Djokovic reaches French Open semi-final

Jun 6th 2019, 4:08 PM 2,742 Views 1 Comment

The world number one will meet Austrian Dominic Thiem after defeating Alexander Zverev in straight sets.

17-year-old American stuns defending champion Halep at Roland Garros
# Teenage Dreams
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# Teenage Dreams

17-year-old American stuns defending champion Halep at Roland Garros

Jun 6th 2019, 12:39 PM 6,982 Views 2 Comments

Amanda Anisimova is through to the French Open semi-finals.

# french-open - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Torrential Paris rain disrupts French Open and causes scheduling headache
# Wipe Out
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# Wipe Out

Torrential Paris rain disrupts French Open and causes scheduling headache

Jun 5th 2019, 4:14 PM 2,985 Views 2 Comments

No play was possible at Roland Garros on Wednesday.

# french-open - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Federer and Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final after Swiss sees off Wawrinka
# Roland Garros
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# Roland Garros

Federer and Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final after Swiss sees off Wawrinka

Jun 4th 2019, 6:13 PM 4,067 Views 4 Comments

Federer beat Wawrinka in four sets to advance to the semi-finals of the 2019 French Open.

Sloane Stephens exits French Open as magnificent Konta books first semi-final place
# Roland Garros
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# Roland Garros

Sloane Stephens exits French Open as magnificent Konta books first semi-final place

Jun 4th 2019, 3:33 PM 3,880 Views 3 Comments

Stephens’ hopes of going one better than last year in Paris were ended by an inspired Johanna Konta.

# french-open - Monday 3 June, 2019

Djokovic storms into 10th successive French Open quarter-final as Halep also progresses
# Wrap
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# Wrap

Djokovic storms into 10th successive French Open quarter-final as Halep also progresses

Jun 3rd 2019, 6:08 PM 2,435 Views 2 Comments

The world number one comfortably defeated Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff.

# french-open - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Nadal books quarter-final spot after 90th Roland Garros win as Federer awaits 2015 champion
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Nadal books quarter-final spot after 90th Roland Garros win as Federer awaits 2015 champion

Jun 2nd 2019, 7:44 PM 4,489 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Sloane Stephens will face Johanna Konta for a place in the semi-finals of the French Open after defeating Garbine Muguruza.

# french-open - Saturday 1 June, 2019

'There was a weight on me' - Top seed on stress-induced headaches after French Open exit
# Under The Weather
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# Under The Weather

'There was a weight on me' - Top seed on stress-induced headaches after French Open exit

Jun 1st 2019, 5:17 PM 5,410 Views 0 Comments

Naomi Osaka lost out to Katerina Siniakova in the third round of the tournament at Roland Garros.

# french-open - Friday 31 May, 2019

Federer wins record 400th Grand Slam match as second seed Pliskova crashes out of French Open
# Masterful
From The42
# Masterful

Federer wins record 400th Grand Slam match as second seed Pliskova crashes out of French Open

May 31st 2019, 8:13 PM 4,005 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Rafa Nadal survived a blip on his way to a fourth round berth.

# french-open - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Osaka survives second scare as Djokovic and Williams cruise at French Open
# Battle Hardened
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# Battle Hardened

Osaka survives second scare as Djokovic and Williams cruise at French Open

May 30th 2019, 7:51 PM 3,558 Views 0 Comments

The two-time Grand Slam winner fought back from the brink again, this time against the experienced Victoria Azarenka.

# french-open - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Defending champion Nadal powers on in Paris, battling Tsitsipas and Pliskova also prevail
# 12 Calling
From The42
# 12 Calling

Defending champion Nadal powers on in Paris, battling Tsitsipas and Pliskova also prevail

May 29th 2019, 2:47 PM 1,749 Views 1 Comment

Nadal is on the hunt for a record-extending 12th French Open title.

# french-open - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Osaka: First-round scare was the most nervous I've ever been on court
# Me Nerves
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# Me Nerves

Osaka: First-round scare was the most nervous I've ever been on court

May 28th 2019, 8:30 PM 3,612 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old has attributed her sloppy display on Tuesday to the kind of nerves she has not yet experienced in her career.

Osaka, Zverev survive Roland Garros horror shows to advance in Paris
# Hiccups
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# Hiccups

Osaka, Zverev survive Roland Garros horror shows to advance in Paris

May 28th 2019, 7:13 PM 1,915 Views 0 Comments

Women’s top seed Osaka battled back from a set and a break down to reach the second round.

# french-open - Monday 27 May, 2019

Defending champ Nadal opens record-extending Roland Garros bid positively as Wozniacki crashes out
# French Open
From The42
# French Open

Defending champ Nadal opens record-extending Roland Garros bid positively as Wozniacki crashes out

May 27th 2019, 3:54 PM 3,078 Views 1 Comment

It’s all go at the French open.

# french-open - Sunday 26 May, 2019

'I missed it so much' - Federer ends four-year Paris absence with victory
# Welcome Return
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# Welcome Return

'I missed it so much' - Federer ends four-year Paris absence with victory

May 26th 2019, 4:37 PM 5,158 Views 1 Comment

The 2009 champions will now meet German Oscar Otte for a place in the third round.

Grand Slam dream dies for fifth seed Kerber after shock first round French Open exit
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Grand Slam dream dies for fifth seed Kerber after shock first round French Open exit

Updated May 26th 2019, 1:51 PM 4,086 Views 0 Comments

The reigning Wimbledon champion was beaten by world number 81, Anastasia Potapova.

# french-open - Monday 17 December, 2018

WTA rule change give mothers returning to tennis after pregnancy more protections in 2019
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

WTA rule change give mothers returning to tennis after pregnancy more protections in 2019

Dec 17th 2018, 10:07 PM 4,606 Views 0 Comments

New rule change means women will now be allowed to wear leggings or compression shorts without a skirt, dress or shorts over them.

# french-open - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'Gosh, I love it. This is a beautiful place' - Bubba says 2011 comments on France taken out of context
# Set The Record Straight
From The42
# Set The Record Straight

'Gosh, I love it. This is a beautiful place' - Bubba says 2011 comments on France taken out of context

Sep 26th 2018, 6:12 PM 10,860 Views 3 Comments

Watson had made his remarks after missing the cut at the 2011 French Open.

# french-open - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director

Aug 28th 2018, 2:59 PM 7,134 Views 3 Comments

The “Black Panther” catsuit American star Williams wore at the French Open in May was described as “going too far”.

# french-open - Monday 27 August, 2018

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round

Aug 27th 2018, 7:56 PM 7,777 Views 0 Comments

Simona Halep has become the first top-seeded woman ever to lose at this stage of the competition.

# french-open - Saturday 25 August, 2018

French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit
# Tennis
# Tennis

French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit

Aug 25th 2018, 3:21 PM 52,203 Views 43 Comments

The player said the suit helped her to prevent blood clots.

# french-open - Thursday 28 June, 2018

McDowell finishes first round of French Open just one shot off the lead
# Le Champ Champ
From The42
# Le Champ Champ

McDowell finishes first round of French Open just one shot off the lead

Jun 28th 2018, 3:08 PM 2,012 Views 0 Comments

Paul Dunne and Shane Lowry are also in action in Paris.

# french-open - Monday 11 June, 2018

Federer hails Nadal's 'unimaginable' achievement but targets reclaiming top spot
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Federer hails Nadal's 'unimaginable' achievement but targets reclaiming top spot

Jun 11th 2018, 6:14 PM 7,459 Views 3 Comments

Rafael Nadal’s French Open heroics on Sunday earned praise from on-court foe Roger Federer.

# french-open - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'King of Clay' Nadal clinches 11th French Open title despite injury scare
# World Number One
From The42
# World Number One

'King of Clay' Nadal clinches 11th French Open title despite injury scare

Jun 10th 2018, 5:19 PM 5,233 Views 7 Comments

The Spaniard defeated Austria’s Dominic Thiem in three sets at Roland Garros.