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June 11th, 2017

Grand Slam Titles Leaders: Rafael Nadal With 15, 3 Behind Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal is now at 15 career Grand Slams! Imagine had he closed out the Australian Open!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:53 pm in French Open | 18 Comments »

June 11th, 2017

Rafael Nadal: Winning 10 Is A Feeling That’s Impossible To Describe

Rafael Nadal becomes first player with 10 titles at one Grand Slam event in the Open Era.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:47 pm in French Open | 9 Comments »

June 11th, 2017

2017 French Open Men’s Final Open Thread: Stan Wawrinka v Rafael Nadal

The French Open final open thread.

Posted by Staff @ 7:24 am in French Open | 189 Comments »

June 10th, 2017

Rafael Nadal v Stan Wawrinka In the French Open Final, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the French Open final between Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:52 pm in French Open | 24 Comments »

June 10th, 2017

Ostapenko Stuns Halep for 1st WTA Title at French Open

“Congrats to Simona you had a great week and it was really tough for me,” Ostapenko told the crowd and Halep after the final. “I hope you have a great rest of the season.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:48 am in French Open, Tennis | 9 Comments »

June 9th, 2017

Nadal Returns To French Open Final, Will Face Wawrinka Who Outlasts Murray In 5

It’s Rafa and Stanley for the French Open title.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:00 pm in French Open | 51 Comments »

June 8th, 2017

Halep, Teenager Ostapenko Advance to French Final, No. 1 on the Line

“I feel like I have more experience,” Halep said afterwards.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 pm in French Open, Tennis | 10 Comments »

June 8th, 2017

Murray v Wawrinka, Nadal v Thiem; French Open SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the men’s semifinals from the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:55 pm in French Open | 341 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

French Open Women’s Semis Set: Pliskova vs. Halep to Determine No. 1

“I said that the match is lost…That’s it. It’s over,” Halep said afterwards. “And then I started to feel more relaxed, maybe because I thought it’s finished.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:28 pm in French Open, Tennis | 21 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

Novak Djokovic Is In Freefall

Novak Djokovic needs help. Not the Andre Agassi kind of help, either.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:49 pm in French Open | 91 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

Djokovic Mentally Bails at French Open; Nadal, Thiem Book Semifinal

“All and all, I think it was decided in the first set,” Djokovic said after the match. “He deserved to win. He was definitely the better player on court today.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:05 pm in French Open, Tennis | 33 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

Rafael Nadal Enjoys Easiest Road Ever To French Open Semifinals

Rafael Nadal is rocking again at the French Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:40 am in French Open | 3 Comments »

June 7th, 2017

Novak Djokovic Suffers Worst Loss At French Open, Considers Taking A Break

Novak Djokovic is reeling.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:22 am in French Open | 29 Comments »

June 6th, 2017

Bacsinszky, Ostapenko Set Up Unlikely Semifinal After Rain; Loaded Backed-up Schedule Wednesday at French Open

“It was really difficult because we had all the seasons rolled into one today,” Bacsinszky said of a day that saw rain and hail. “We had a sand storm, a hurricane and we almost had snow too. It was really tough to keep my concentration all day long…

Posted by Staff @ 5:28 pm in French Open, Tennis | Comments Off

June 6th, 2017

Halep, Svitolina Line Up Popcorn Match; Mladenovic on Court Tuesday at Roland Garros

The No. 3-seeded Halep routed No. 21 Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-1, and the No. 5 Svitolina came from a set down to beat unseeded Petra Martic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.

Posted by Staff @ 12:04 am in French Open, Tennis | 18 Comments »