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June 2nd, 2013

Roger Federer Reaches 900 Career Wins

Roger Federer won his 900th career match today in Paris, beating Gilles Simon in 5 sets.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:21 pm in French Open | 14 Comments »

June 1st, 2013

Haas Outlasts Marathon Man Isner At French Open; Djokovic Dominates While Nadal Struggles

Tommy Haas held it together to outlast John Isner in a thriller at the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:33 pm in French Open | 242 Comments »

May 31st, 2013

Federer, Favorites, Doughy Players Advance Friday at French Open

Federer, who next meets the No. 15 seed Simon who has been tested in long matches, was also on the energy-conserving tip.

Posted by Staff @ 7:33 pm in French Open, Tennis | 150 Comments »

May 31st, 2013

Roger Federer’s Twin Girls Have No Idea What Their Daddy Does!

Do Roger Federer’s little twin girls know what a star daddy is? Apparently not!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:10 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

May 31st, 2013

After Winning A 5-Setter, John Isner Says He’s And He’ll Be Fine Against Tommy Haas

John Isner is confident that he’ll be fresh a day after playing a five set match.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:08 pm in French Open | 4 Comments »

May 30th, 2013

Women’s Former Champ Li Upset; Friday Fights at French Open

“That’s one of the best wins of my career,” said Mattek-Sands, who hit 32 winners during the aggressive assault. “I knew she wasn’t going to give it to me. She’s a champion, and I had to play some of my best tennis ever to beat her…It was kind of a battle of who can take control of that middle court.”

Posted by Staff @ 11:46 pm in French Open, Tennis | 164 Comments »

May 30th, 2013

Federer, Djokovic Weigh In On Seeding Of 32 Players At Grand Slams

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic talk about seeding 32 players in Slams.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:05 pm in French Open | 58 Comments »

May 30th, 2013

Federer Wins; Djokovic, Nadal On Thursday at Roland Garros; X-Notes

“It’s true when I play against him he makes it difficult for me,” Federer said. “I have some problems and I have to find a solution. Anyway, I like that kind of challenge. I’m looking forward to it. We [haven't] played often on clay.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:49 am in French Open, Tennis | 67 Comments »

May 30th, 2013

Roger Federer: It’s Funny These Players Using Camera Phones On The Court, But Severe Fines Could Follow

Roger Federer laughed off players using their smartphones on court, but he’s aware of the danger.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:04 am in French Open | 18 Comments »

May 29th, 2013

Wozniacki, 4 Women Seeds Flop Wednesday at French Open

“It’s always tough to say, but I definitely feel like clay is probably not my favorite surface,” said Wozniacki, who added she will now start her Wimbledon preparation. “It hasn’t been the best clay season for me. Obviously I would have liked to play longer and play better, but it wasn’t to be.”

Posted by Staff @ 4:59 pm in French Open, Tennis | 36 Comments »

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