In this week's show, Nima Naderi and Parsa Samii are back in action with a preview of the 2013 French Open from Paris. In a two-way showdown for the title, we discuss the chances of Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal as the begin their quest for the year's second major. We also discuss some of the secondary contenders and provide or dark-horse picks as well.
Unlike the other Grand Slams, the French Open kicks off on a Sunday and, if the gloomy Parisian weather improves, this year’s opening day offers some particularly enticing opening round contests. Click here for a preview of Day 1 action.
Greetings and welcome to the 2013 French Open Championships and the beginning of 2 weeks of coverage of the year’s second Grand Slam, courtesy of The Satellite Serve. Coming to you daily during this year’s tournament, The Satellite Serve is back with predictions, opinions and analysis in relation to all the action from Roland Garros.
Jack Han drops in to give his take on the top half of the men's draw at the 2013 French Open in one sentence per pick. Click here to read his preview.
Since parting with long-time coach Galo Blanco earlier this month, Milos Raonic’s team seems to be actively looking for potential candidates to fill the coaching void. Former world #3 Ivan Ljubicic was seen in Raonic’s box in Rome, while Neil Harman of The Times has reported that Brad Gilbert is currently “helping out” the Canadian in his Roland Garros preparations.
In my latest piece for Tennis Canada, I look at Novak Djokovic’s chances at the French Open, which begins next week. Will this finally be the year when Djokovic takes the... [Read more]