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May 27th, 2016

Andy Murray Has Short Day, Lines Up John Isner Next at French Open; Djokovic, Tsonga Saturday

“Everything that I did today was pretty high-level,” said Wawrinka, who will next face No. 22 Viktor Troicki, who on Friday beat No. 16 Gilles Simon in straight sets.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in French Open, Tennis | 118 Comments »

May 27th, 2016

Rafael Nadal: Today Is One Of The Toughest Days

Rafael Nadal wrote a message to his fans.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:58 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 27th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Withdraws from French Open with Left Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal will not finish the French Open. What a shock.

Posted by Staff @ 11:02 am in French Open, Tennis | 153 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Serena, Top Women Again Ease Through at French Open; Venus Beats Down Teen

“She expected me to put a lot of variation in my game, so I had to find another game plan in order to get the upper hand,” Bacsinszky said of Bouchard.

Posted by Staff @ 7:39 pm in French Open, Tennis | 14 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Djokovic, Nadal Win Easy; Marathon Man Murray Up Friday at French Open, Krygios-Gasquet

“The only thing I know is that I have reached the third round,” Nadal said.

Posted by Staff @ 7:13 pm in ATP, French Open | 78 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Joins Roger Federer And Novak Djokovic In 200 Grand Slam Match Win Club

Rafael Nadal isn’t interested in numbers.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:52 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

May 26th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Says He’s A Vegetarian, Or A Pescatarian

Novak Djokovic doesn’t eat meat anymore. Is that

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:41 pm in French Open | 55 Comments »

May 25th, 2016

Serena, Venus Up Thursday at French Open; Muguruza Mows French Wildcard

“It was not an easy match, especially playing a French player at home,” said Muguruza after beating Georges, who is ranked outside the Top 200.

Posted by Staff @ 6:36 pm in French Open, Tennis | 6 Comments »

May 25th, 2016

Andy Murray Admits, He’s Gotten Out Of Jail

Andy Murray knows he’s a lucky man to still be in the French Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:58 pm in French Open | 23 Comments »

May 25th, 2016

Murray Muddles Through Again in 5 At French Open! Djokovic, Nadal On Thursday

“You can’t play too many matches like this if you want to go far in this tournament,” said Murray, who may have already done himself in after more than seven hours on court in two matches.

Posted by Staff @ 5:09 pm in French Open | 57 Comments »

May 24th, 2016

Emotional Murray Escapes Stepanek At French Open, Djokovic, Nadal Roll; Wawrinka Wednesday

“Second and third sets were really good,” said Djokovic, who will next face Steve Darcis. “I thought I found my rhythm. First set was up and down. But I’ll take the positives out of it, and I’m hoping I can progress as the tournament goes on.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:22 pm in French Open | 142 Comments »

May 24th, 2016

Genie Bouchard Was So Stressed Out Over Tennis That She Couldn’t Eat

Genie Bouchard felt so much pressure to win that she could hold down food last summer.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:24 pm in French Open | 5 Comments »

May 24th, 2016

Serena Williams Doesn’t Like The French Open Cold Weather

Is it too cold for Serena Williams in Paris?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:06 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 24th, 2016

Victoria Azarenka Retires From French Open With Right Knee Injury

A right knee injury ended Victoria Azarenka’s French Open, further clearing the path for Serena Williams/

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:59 pm in French Open | 3 Comments »

May 24th, 2016

Serena Williams Wins, Watches Path Get Easier at French Open; Angelique Kerber Out

“But I started to feel a sharp pain in my right knee. I’ve had an injury there before, a while ago, but it hasn’t been a problem until today. At first it was on and off and I was able to win the tiebreak, but then it got worse as the match went on, and unfortunately there was nothing I could do.”

Posted by Staff @ 5:54 pm in French Open | No Comments »