Tag: French Open

Federer cruises as Paris awaits Djokovic, Del Potro

Roger Federer cruised into the French Open last 16 on Friday as Roland Garros braced itself for a Grand Slam heavyweight clash between Novak...

Aisam-Bopanna glory run continues

Pakistan’s Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and India’s Rohan Bopanna fought their way to the third round of the French Open men’s doubles after disposing off Argentine...

Aisam-Bopanna win second round of French Open

Pak-India team of Aisam ul Haq Qureshi (Pakistan) and Rohan Bopanna (India) have qualified for the third round of French Open Men's Double by...

Ferrer dazzles Nieminen to reach round two

Spaniard David Ferrer made a dazzling start to his French Open campaign with a 6-3 6-3 6-1 first-round victory over Finn Jarkko Nieminen on...

Wozniacki may never get better chance in Paris

With several of her main threats on the treatment table rather than the tennis court, world number one Caroline Wozniacki may never get a...

Sharapova, Clijsters start as French Open favourites

The French Open may be shorn of some of the big names in the women’s game, and Caroline Wozniacki hardly inspires awe as top...

Paris fear factor key to Nadal’s French dreams

Rafa Nadal will rely on the Paris fear factor to overcome the scorching form of Novak Djokovic in his bid for a sixth French...

Clijsters given all-clear for French Open

Belgium’s Kim Clijsters will take part in the French Open which gets underway at Roland Garros here on Sunday, her manager Bob Verdee has...

Venus joins Serena in withdrawing from French Open

Venus Williams has joined her younger sister, Serena, in withdrawing from the French Open due to injury, her agent confirmed on Saturday. The 30-year-old seven-time...

Del Potro doubtful for French Open

Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro may miss the French Open after picking up an injury to his left hip playing in the Madrid Masters...

Clijsters back to business for French Open

Kim Clijsters confirmed Thursday she has returned to training following injury as she bids to compete in the French Open later this month. “I...

Clijsters back training for French Open

Kim Clijsters confirmed Thursday she has returned to training following injury as she bids to compete in the French Open later this month. "I hope...