Sunday, January 21, 2018

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Nadal, Ferrer advance to French Open semifinals

Roland Garros—Paris, France Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued his stellar play on the red clay this season, defeating countryman Nicolas Almagro 7-6(4), 6-2, 6-3 to reach semifinals of the French Open on Wednesday. Recording his 50th career win at the tournament,...

French Open 2012: Day 11 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane There was heartbreak for Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and his legion of French fans on Day 10, the fifth seed failing to convert any of his 4 match points in a narrow 5 set defeat to top seed Novak...

Recap: Djokovic, Federer win five setters to reach French Open semifinals

Roland Garros—Paris, France On a day which saw many plot twists before the final ball was struck, top seed Novak Djokovic and No. 3 seed Roger Federer both escaped with five set victories to reach the semifinals of the French...

French Open 2012: Day 10 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane Defending champion Li Na’s quest for back-to-back French Opens is over, the seventh seed going down to Yaroslava Shvedova. Day 9 Recap All seemed to be going to plan for Li when the Chinese player claimed the opening set...

French Open 2012: Day 9 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane Women’s top seed Victoria Azarenka is out of the tournament, and men’s top seed Novak Djovokic almost joined her on a dramatic day of tennis at Roland Garros. Day 8 Recap Short in stature but full of fight, Dominika...

French Open 2012: Day 8 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane The big names in the women’s tournament keep on falling, with Caroline Wozniacki and Francesca Schiavone among the women’s seeds departing on Day 7. Day 7 Recap Wozniacki’s new pairing with coach Thomas Johansson, a former Australian Open champion,...

Podcast: Previewing Rafa, Novak and Roger’s chances during Week 2 at Roland Garros

In this week's PodCast, Nima and Parsa are back in action with a second week preview of the 2012 French Open from Paris. What were the most stunning story lines from week one action? How do we access the levels...

Nadal, Murray reach fourth round at French Open

Roland Garros—Paris, France Defending champ Rafael Nadal won his ninth straight set at this year's French Open, defeating Eduardo Schwank 6-1, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday. Winning 86 percent of his first serve points, Nadal struck 31 winners to 16 unforced errors....

French Open 2012: Day 7 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane Women’s third seed Agnieszka Radwanska was the biggest casualty on Day 6, the Pole sensationally bundled out of the tournament 6-1 6-2 by former French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova. Day 6 Recap The other big names in the women’s...

French Open 2012: Day 6 preview and predictions

by: Tom Cochrane Wimbledon marathon man John Isner made Grand Slam history once more on Day 5, taking part in the longest fifth set in French Open history. But Isner was on the losing side of the net this time,...

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Medvedev Wins Sydney Event; Bautista Agut Claims Second Auckland Title

Sydney International—Sydney, Australia Russian Daniil Medvedev captured his maiden career title at the Sydney International on Saturday, defeating Australian upstart Alex de Minaur 1-6,...