Roland Garros

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

An original departs

The sporting week that ended Sunday was one made poignant by the passing of the People's Champion, Muhammad Ali. That was swiftly followed by Novak Djokovic galloping away from the chasing...

June 1, 2016
June 1, 2016

Novak scales $100m peak

World number one Novak Djokovic becomes the first player to reach the $100 million prize money mark

June 1, 2016
June 1, 2016

Organisers under fire as rain rules RG

The 10th day of the French Open sees just two matches completed and resultant backlog means players, including top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams, face playing four days in a row.

May 28, 2016
May 28, 2016

Show goes on in the shadow of Nadal's departure

The sixth day of the French Open was in full flow even as its greatest champion Rafael Nadal, who has only lost twice at Roland Garros since 2005, exited with injury.

May 27, 2016
May 27, 2016

Nadal withdraws from French Open

Nine-time champion and King of Clay Rafael Nadal withdraws from the ongoing French Open with a wrist injury.

May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016

Contrasting day for big guns

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic ground their opponents into dust, Andy Murray barely survives while two of the top five women's seeds make unceremonious exits.

April 22, 2016
April 22, 2016

'Allee Roger Federer'

Swiss tennis great Roger Federer was honoured by a street which leads to his childhood training facilities being named 'Allee Roger Federer' in the Swiss city of Biel.