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- Federer plays down title chances on Roland Garros return
Roger Federer on Friday played down his chances of winning the French Open on his first appearance at Roland Garros since 2015, saying that title-winn
- 'Happy' Simona Halep feeling less pressure at French Open
Simona Halep beat Sloane Stephens in Paris last year to clinch her maiden major crown in her fourth final, and is the third seed for the 2019 edition
- Alexander Zverev warms up for French Open by reaching Geneva final
Alexander Zverev came through a close match 7-5, 6-7 (6/8), 6-3 in two hours and 40 minutes to set up a Saturday final against Chile’s Nicolas Jarry
- Karolina Pliskova hopes hitting with Simona Halep will pay off
The powerful Czech is being tipped as a potential champion this year after winning in Rome last week -- her biggest claycourt title to date.
- Review: Autumn Light by Pico Iyer
Autumn Light is an elegant meditation on mortality, ageing, dwindling and love
- Nadal and Djokovic head French Open cast as Federer returns
That Spain’s undisputed king of clay Rafael Nadal is hunting a record-extending and almost unbelievable 12th Roland Garros title is remarkable in it
- Naomi Osaka sets sights on 'cool' Grand Slam sweep
The world number one won her first major at the US Open last year and then backed it up with the Australian Open in January.
- Nadal primed for another French Open charge after Rome crescendo
Rafael Nadal has hit form at the perfect time heading into the French Open after a slow start, by his standards, to the claycourt season caused some t
- Nick Kyrgios pulls out of French Open after saying the tournament 'sucks'
Organisers confirmed the Australian’s withdrawal from the second Grand Slam tournament of the season and he will be replaced by a lucky loser from q
- Djokovic to hold all four Grand Slam titles for 2nd time, Federer, Nadal stand in his way
Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Ope
- Roland Garros: Injury-hit Serena awaits 24th Grand Slam triumph; Osaka in search of form after rocky claycourt season
Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness, while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to soli
- Roland Garros: Novak Djokovic Looks Forward to Tough Competition in Paris
French Open 2019: Novak Djokovic will go into the tournament at the back of a title in Madrid and a runners-up finish in Rome.
- Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam
Having clinched the 2018 Wimbledon and US Open titles and then a seventh Australian Open crown in January this year, the Serb is tantalisingly close t
- Roland Garros: With The World at Her Feet, Naomi Osaka Takes Paris in Her Stride
World number one Naomi Osaka will be returning to her seat of coronation as she chases the French Open title
- Pain-free Andy Murray optimistic about return to tennis
Andy Murray is confident he can return to competitive tennis and has hinted at a doubles spot at Wimbledon, inspired by American doubles great Bob
- Andy Murray hints possible comeback at Wimbledon
Andy Murray says he is looking at the prospect of returning to action after taking inspiration from fellow tennis star, Bob Bryan.
- Andy Murray Plays Down His Chances of Playing Singles at Wimbledon
Andy Murray, who is returning from a career-threatening hip injury, said he might not play the singles event at Wimbledon.
- French Open: Reigning champion Simona Halep shrugs off expectations
Simona Halep enters Roland Garros as favourite for the title given the contrasting form of some of the top names, including Japan’s world number one
- Goal is to qualify for main draw of French Open: Ankita Raina
It was her first ever experience of being in a Grand Slam after she had made the cut for the qualifiers in Paris last year.