Roland Garros

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The International team has the lead going into the final day of the Presidents Cup for the first time in 16 years, and it has a trio of rookies to thank for that. Marc Leishman and unbeaten ...

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Schiavone 'back in action' following cancer diagnosis

Grand slam winner Francesca Schiavone has revealed she has been given the all-clear after being...

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Top-ranked Barty named WTA Player of the Year

It was a fitting end to a campaign that saw Barty claim her first Grand Slam title at Roland Garros. Her four titles in 2019 included the prestigious WTA...

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The Best of the Rest: The Top 10 Women's Players of the Decade

Sharapova became the 10th WTA player to complete a career Grand Slam at the 2012 French Open, added...

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Ex-French Open champ says she's beaten cancer

It was the toughest fight that I've ever faced," the retired Italian player said in a video on Instagram. The 39-year-old Schiavone won the 2010 French...

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Former French Open champion Schiavone says she has overcome cancer

The 2010 Roland Garros champion did not provide any further details about the nature of her cancer...

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Francesca Schiavone reveals she has overcome cancer

French Open champion Francesca Schiavone has revealed she has successfully overcome cancer. The 39-year-old became the first Italian woman to win a Grand...

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Former Roland Garros champion Schiavone 'wins' cancer fight

Schiavone said on Friday she had defeated cancer, defiantly telling fans: "I'm still breathing". The...

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Men’s Tennis Tour Produced 54 Millionaires in 2019 (Ten More Than The Women)

NOVEMBER 24: Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates victory n his singles match against ... [+] Denis Shapovalov of Canada in the Final between Spain and Canada during Day Seven of the 2019 David ...

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Men's Match of Decade No. 9: Nadal d. Djokovic, 2013 Roland Garros

There are many remarkable aspects to Rafael Nadal’s domination at Roland Garros: his 93–2 record;...

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Dominika Cibulkova | TENNIS.com - Live Scores, News, Player Rankings

What Dominika Cibulkova lacks in height—she stands just 5’3”—she makes up for with quick feet and potent ground strokes. Seeded 20th, she fell to No. 1 seed Dinara Safina in the semis. Despite ...

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Rafael Nadal leads Spain to sixth Davis Cup title behind home crowd

Rafael Nadal beat Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 7-6 (9-7) to give Spain its sixth Davis Cup title with a win...

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Tsitsipas, Thiem, Medvedev, Zverev: Four big threats to the Big 3

As the 2019 season concludes this week with the Davis Cup in Madrid, it is apparent that the Big 3...

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Roger Federer Says He’s Wide Open To Playing Beyond 2020: ‘Why Not?’

NOVEMBER 23: Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a shot during 'The Greatest ... [+] Match' between...

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Thiem outshines Zverev to reach title match at ATP Finals in London

Dominic Thiem started his week in London with a thunderous bang by posting back-to-back wins over...

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Rafael Nadal | TENNIS.com - Live Scores, News, Player Rankings

Known as “The King of Clay,” Rafael Nadal became the winningest French Open champion of the Open Era in 2012 with his seventh Roland Garros title. In 2008 ...

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Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dominic Thiem to win ATP Finals title

A nerveless Stefanos Tsitsipas came from a set down to beat Dominic Thiem on a thrilling final-set...

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Dominic Thiem Makes a Habit of Winning

Dominic Thiem will not admit to being superstitious. “I think it’s not possible anymore that I don’t do it because it’s so much in my system, so automatic that I do it before every single serve,” Thiem said.

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Wanda Sports Group Company Limited Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

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Nadal ends year as number one for fifth time

Rafael Nadal was confirmed as the year-end world number one for the fifth time after the ATP released its season-closing rankings on Monday. The Spaniard...

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Nadal would be the greatest but for injury woes - Uncle Toni

Rafael Nadal would already be established as the greatest men's tennis player in history if injuries...

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Rafael Nadal Clinches Year-End No. 1 ATP Ranking For Fifth Time

NOVEMBER 13: Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates his victory over Daniil Medvedev of ... [+] Russia during Day Four of the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals at The O2 Arena on November 13, 2019 in London ...

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Tsitsipas' ATP Finals win highlights future of tennis

A couple of days into his final ATP Finals, Chris Kermode, the outgoing CEO and chairman of the ATP...

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Nadal: It means a lot to equal Federer, Djokovic

Rafael Nadal believes he will eventually look back fondly on matching Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic for equal second most year-end number one...

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Stefanos Tsitsipas emerges as next superstar of tennis but past Finals champions provide warning

Men’s tennis has been waiting for the new generation of younger players to topple the old guard for...

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French Open 2020: How to watch French Open tennis – TV channel, live stream, dates, times, schedule

Everything you need to know about the French Open 2020

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Harry Wendelken's plan for 2020

Harry Wendelken says he has endured a frustrating year, with niggling injuries and fluctuating form which prompted the Sweden-based teenager to alter his...

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Doubles duo Krawietz and Mies out to keep dream season going in London

The life of a professional tennis player can be quite fickle at times: One moment, you’re...

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Australia & France tied 1-1 after day 1 of Fed Cup final

Ashleigh Barty and Kristina Mladenovic came out firing on Day 1 of the Fed Cup final on Saturday,...

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Fed Cup Final Preview: Can Barty cap a dream season with a team title?

Barty began 2019 playing Hopman Cup on these very same courts and was ranked No. 15 at the time....

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France crush Australian dreams to win Fed Cup final

A jubilant Kristina Mladenovic and Caroline Garcia led France to its first Fed Cup title since 2003 on Sunday, winning a deciding doubles rubber to crush...

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Former world number four Cibulkova announces retirement

Former world number four and Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova announced her retirement...

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Dominika Cibulkova announces tennis retirement

Cibulkova has not played on the WTA Tour since the French Open due to an recurring Achilles injury. The former world number four, a runner-up in her only...

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Thiem downs Djokovic in ATP Finals thriller

The most recent meeting between Djokovic and Thiem went the distance at Roland Garros in May, and it was the latter who triumphed again in a two-hour 50...

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Ash Barty wins Queensland's Young Australian of the Year

Barty has been named Queensland's Young Australian of the Year. Australia's golden girl, 23, has...

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The French Tennis Federation (FFT) selects Wilson Sporting Goods as an Official Partner of Roland-...

The partnership will be based on working together to enhance the Roland-Garros experience for all tennis fans and on implementing tennis initiatives across ...

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Cibulkova retires aged 30

Cibulkova has not played on the WTA Tour since the French Open due to an recurring Achilles injury. The former world number four, a runner-up in her only...

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