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# french-open - Friday 27 May, 2016

Emotional Nadal withdraws from French Open as injury strikes again
# Rafa
From The42
# Rafa

Emotional Nadal withdraws from French Open as injury strikes again

May 27th 2016, 4:22 PM 3,893 Views 7 Comments

‘It’s a tough moment but it’s not the end.’

# french-open - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Controversial tennis star Tomic regrets '$10 million' outburst
# Mistake
From The42
# Mistake

Controversial tennis star Tomic regrets '$10 million' outburst

May 25th 2016, 10:01 AM 10,885 Views 13 Comments

The player is trying to repair his public image as he prepares for the second round of the French Open.

# french-open - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Murray hits out at 'simply untrue' Mauresmo rift rumours
# Annoyance
From The42
# Annoyance

Murray hits out at 'simply untrue' Mauresmo rift rumours

May 24th 2016, 11:58 PM 5,572 Views 1 Comment

The coach reportedly split with the Scottish player due to his on-court conduct, but he has strongly denied those claims.

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open
# Genius
From The42
# Genius

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open

May 24th 2016, 10:18 PM 6,962 Views 6 Comments

The nine-time French Open champion has produced one of the shots of the year.

# french-open - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Federer to miss first Grand Slam event since 1999 after withdrawing from French Open
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Federer to miss first Grand Slam event since 1999 after withdrawing from French Open

May 19th 2016, 5:11 PM 3,484 Views 1 Comment

The 34-year-old has played in 65 consecutive major tournaments.

# french-open - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Injury could force Federer to miss Grand Slam event for the first time in 17 years
# ATP
From The42
# ATP

Injury could force Federer to miss Grand Slam event for the first time in 17 years

May 12th 2016, 2:58 PM 3,309 Views 0 Comments

The Swiss star has played in 65 consecutive majors.

# french-open - Sunday 1 May, 2016

'I believe my rivals are clean, our sport is clean'
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

'I believe my rivals are clean, our sport is clean'

May 1st 2016, 8:22 PM 5,494 Views 5 Comments

The Spaniard has requested that the International Tennis Federation release the results of his anti-doping tests.

# french-open - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

You know those ridiculous tennis grunts? They've been set to music and it's a TUNE
# Grunt Work
From The Daily Edge
# Grunt Work

You know those ridiculous tennis grunts? They've been set to music and it's a TUNE

Jun 10th 2015, 7:32 AM 1,922 Views 2 Comments

A-HOOO! Wuuueaaarrgh!

# french-open - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Wawrinka storms back to stun Djokovic in the French Open final
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

Wawrinka storms back to stun Djokovic in the French Open final

Jun 7th 2015, 6:16 PM 5,825 Views 8 Comments

The world number one’s quest for a career Grand Slam goes on.

# french-open - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Flu-ridden Serena Williams secures 20th Grand Slam win
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Flu-ridden Serena Williams secures 20th Grand Slam win

Jun 6th 2015, 10:22 PM 4,295 Views 13 Comments

See the moment Serena wrapped up victory.

# french-open - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Play at French Open halted after part of a giant TV screen falls onto fans
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

Play at French Open halted after part of a giant TV screen falls onto fans

Jun 2nd 2015, 5:03 PM 3,011 Views 1 Comment

One spectator was injured in the incident.

# french-open - Monday 25 May, 2015

Security increased in 'nervy' Paris after fan invades court for selfie with Federer
# Security Breach
From The42
# Security Breach

Security increased in 'nervy' Paris after fan invades court for selfie with Federer

May 25th 2015, 6:00 PM 5,103 Views 9 Comments

The 17-time Grand Slam winner was left unimpressed by the incident.

# french-open - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Ireland's number one tennis player suffers French Open disappointment
# Loss
From The42
# Loss

Ireland's number one tennis player suffers French Open disappointment

May 19th 2015, 7:45 PM 4,181 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner lost despite impressing with an emphatic second-set win.

# french-open - Monday 7 July, 2014

Champagne finish but McDowell started comeback with two glasses of wine
# Raise A Toast
From The42
# Raise A Toast

Champagne finish but McDowell started comeback with two glasses of wine

Jul 7th 2014, 7:15 AM 5,366 Views 3 Comments

The Northern Irishman took a leaf out of Jimenez’ wine-drinking book to claim French Open glory.

# french-open - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Graeme McDowell comes from 9 shots off the lead to win French Open
# Gmac Is Back
From The42
# Gmac Is Back

Graeme McDowell comes from 9 shots off the lead to win French Open

Jul 6th 2014, 4:12 PM 6,884 Views 3 Comments

The Portrush golfer started way behind America’s Kevin Stadler.

# french-open - Thursday 3 July, 2014

McDowell six shots off sizzling Stadler's lead at French Open
# Early Days
From The42
# Early Days

McDowell six shots off sizzling Stadler's lead at French Open

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:55 PM 1,730 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman is one under par after the first round at Le Golf National.

# french-open - Friday 13 June, 2014

A tennis player spent over half a million in a casino after reaching the French Open semis
# Big Spender
From The42
# Big Spender

A tennis player spent over half a million in a casino after reaching the French Open semis

Jun 13th 2014, 5:06 PM 5,827 Views 4 Comments

Ernests Gulbis won $557,000 at Roland Garros.

# french-open - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Maria Sharapova clinches second French Open after thrilling tussle
# It's A Beautiful Clay
From The42
# It's A Beautiful Clay

Maria Sharapova clinches second French Open after thrilling tussle

Jun 7th 2014, 5:21 PM 3,357 Views 3 Comments

The Russian defeated Simona Halep in three sets.

# french-open - Friday 6 June, 2014

Nadal beats Murray to set up blockbuster final with Djokovic
# Winner
From The42
# Winner

Nadal beats Murray to set up blockbuster final with Djokovic

Jun 6th 2014, 8:03 PM 3,070 Views 5 Comments

The French Open is set for a potentially exciting climax.

# french-open - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Sharapova sees off Bouchard in three sets to book final berth against Halep
# French Open
From The42
# French Open

Sharapova sees off Bouchard in three sets to book final berth against Halep

Jun 5th 2014, 7:35 PM 3,349 Views 1 Comment

The Russian will face the 22-year-old Romanian on Saturday.

# french-open - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Andy Murray swears his on-court cursing isn't that bad
# French Open
From The42
# French Open

Andy Murray swears his on-court cursing isn't that bad

May 29th 2014, 7:38 PM 2,649 Views 2 Comments

The Scot dropped a few F bombs at Roland Garros today.

# french-open - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Rough hour for the Williams sisters: Serena and Venus both crash out of the French Open
# French Open
From The42
# French Open

Rough hour for the Williams sisters: Serena and Venus both crash out of the French Open

May 28th 2014, 1:52 PM 2,084 Views 1 Comment

Serena, the defending champ at Roland Garros, was shocked by world number 35 Garbine Muguruza.

# french-open - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Bad week gets worse as Caroline Wozniacki dumped out of French Open
# Forget Paris
From The42
# Forget Paris

Bad week gets worse as Caroline Wozniacki dumped out of French Open

May 27th 2014, 8:37 PM 7,995 Views 9 Comments

The Danish ace fell at the first hurdle in Paris.

# french-open - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Tennis players stage epic dance battle during the French Open
# Turn Down For What
From The Daily Edge
# Turn Down For What

Tennis players stage epic dance battle during the French Open

May 25th 2014, 12:33 PM 2,780 Views 1 Comment

Oh, you thought you were going to see some tennis? Sorry about that.

# french-open - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Irish tennis ace James McGee on the brink of French Open debut
# New Balls
From The42
# New Balls

Irish tennis ace James McGee on the brink of French Open debut

May 22nd 2014, 9:02 PM 4,966 Views 4 Comments

The 27-year-old has never made it to a Grand Slam event.

# french-open - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Graeme McDowell confident he has the game to win The Open
# Read My Lips
From The42
# Read My Lips

Graeme McDowell confident he has the game to win The Open

Jul 17th 2013, 11:21 AM 1,069 Views 1 Comment

The Portrush golfer has two wins on Links courses so far this season.

# french-open - Sunday 7 July, 2013

McDowell claims victory in French Open
# GMac
From The42
# GMac

McDowell claims victory in French Open

Jul 7th 2013, 4:54 PM 2,971 Views 7 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer saw off the threat of South Africa’s Richard Sterne in Paris.

# french-open - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Same-sex marriage protest marrs Nadal's 8th French Open win
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Same-sex marriage protest marrs Nadal's 8th French Open win

Jun 9th 2013, 5:45 PM 5,161 Views 11 Comments

A masked man invaded the court with a flare in the second of Rafa Nadal’s three-set win over David Ferrer.

Nadal dismisses favourite tag ahead of French Open final
# Championship Point
From The42
# Championship Point

Nadal dismisses favourite tag ahead of French Open final

Jun 9th 2013, 9:00 AM 1,176 Views 0 Comments

Despite going for an eighth title, the Spaniard says his compatriot is not to be overlooked.

# french-open - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Serena Williams claims her 2nd French Open 11 years on
# Roland Garros
From The42
# Roland Garros

Serena Williams claims her 2nd French Open 11 years on

Jun 8th 2013, 4:34 PM 1,527 Views 4 Comments

The American clinched a 16th Grand Slam with a win over Maria Sharapova during an intense final at Roland Garros.

# french-open - Friday 7 June, 2013

Novak Djokovic's girlfriend is the most intense fan in tennis
# Ace
From The42
# Ace

Novak Djokovic's girlfriend is the most intense fan in tennis

Jun 7th 2013, 8:10 PM 6,065 Views 6 Comments

Jelena Ristic really, really cares.

Slow-motion GIF shows what a tennis ball goes through at impact
# Grunt
From The42
# Grunt

Slow-motion GIF shows what a tennis ball goes through at impact

Jun 7th 2013, 5:04 PM 2,802 Views 3 Comments

That HD stuff is pretty good.

# french-open - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Super slow-mo replay makes you feel the force in Sharapova shot
# Backhand Compliment
From The42
# Backhand Compliment

Super slow-mo replay makes you feel the force in Sharapova shot

Jun 6th 2013, 6:13 PM 4,494 Views 6 Comments

No wonder she screams.

# french-open - Saturday 1 June, 2013

'Are you f****** stupid?' Janko Tipsarevic goes mental at Roland Garros
# Tennis Tantrum
From The42
# Tennis Tantrum

'Are you f****** stupid?' Janko Tipsarevic goes mental at Roland Garros

Jun 1st 2013, 6:30 PM 4,117 Views 0 Comments

The Serbian has apologised for a foul-mouthed tirade at tennis fans today.

# french-open - Friday 31 May, 2013

Sam Stosur serves like a man, says beaten Mladenovic
# French Open
From The42
# French Open

Sam Stosur serves like a man, says beaten Mladenovic

May 31st 2013, 10:45 AM 1,860 Views 0 Comments

‘I think she’s the only woman player able to hit that hard and that heavy with those conditions.’

# french-open - Monday 27 May, 2013

Angry player at French Open takes photo of ball mark with his phone
# Ace
From The42
# Ace

Angry player at French Open takes photo of ball mark with his phone

May 27th 2013, 8:57 PM 5,135 Views 2 Comments

They’ve never seen this at Roland Garros before.

# french-open - Monday 22 April, 2013

Looks like Novak Djokovic enjoyed beating Rafa Nadal in Monte Carlo
# You've Been Serbed
From The42
# You've Been Serbed

Looks like Novak Djokovic enjoyed beating Rafa Nadal in Monte Carlo

Apr 22nd 2013, 11:27 AM 1,241 Views 0 Comments

“I beat the best player ever in the history of this tournament,” said the chuffed Serb.

# french-open - Friday 13 July, 2012

Late double bogey costs Shane Lowry chance of Scottish Open lead
# Stuart's Castle
From The42
# Stuart's Castle

Late double bogey costs Shane Lowry chance of Scottish Open lead

Jul 13th 2012, 7:07 PM 771 Views 1 Comment

The Offaly golfer got off to a superb start with a birdie blitz but scuppered a good round on the 16th.

# french-open - Monday 9 July, 2012

Poll: Is Roger Federer the greatest tennis player of all time?
# Just 17
From The42
# Just 17

Poll: Is Roger Federer the greatest tennis player of all time?

Jul 9th 2012, 12:53 PM 7,527 Views 29 Comments

The 30-year-old added to his legend with Wimbledon win number seven but Rafa and Rod might have qualms with ‘best ever’ claims.

# french-open - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Marcel Siem ends eight-year trophy drought at French Open
# European Tour
From The42
# European Tour

Marcel Siem ends eight-year trophy drought at French Open

Jul 8th 2012, 5:03 PM 396 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old finished ahead of Francesco Molinari of Italy.