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  • Djokovic turns 19, wins French Open for the second time Jun 14, 2021 12:07 AM IST

    Djokovic turns 19, wins French Open for the second time

    Djokovic became the first male player in the open era to win all grand slams at least twice. He closed the gap between him and the Federer-Nadal duo in the grand slam race to just 1.

  • Tennis fans rock Roland Garros for Nadal-Djokovic epic as curfew relaxed Jun 12, 2021 11:02 AM IST

    Tennis fans rock Roland Garros for Nadal-Djokovic epic as curfew relaxed

    Thankfully to the relief of the players and the fans, the roars were allowed to rock the arena until the final point.

  • Roger Federer withdraws from French Open with Wimbledon in mind Jun 06, 2021 08:33 PM IST

    Roger Federer withdraws from French Open with Wimbledon in mind

    Federer, who has hardly played in the last 17 months because of a knee injury, suffered physically in his four-set, late-night victory over German Dominik Koepfer on Saturday.

  • Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open citing depression Jun 01, 2021 07:32 AM IST

    Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open citing depression

    Osaka said in the build-up to the tournament that she would not attend the obligatory press conferences for players after matches, saying the questioning by journalists stresses her mental health.

  • Naomi Osaka fined $15,000 for not speaking at French Open May 31, 2021 07:39 AM IST

    Naomi Osaka fined $15,000 for not speaking at French Open

    The penalty was announced in a joint statement from the president of the French tennis federation, Gilles Moretton, and the heads of the other three Grand Slam tournaments.

  • French Open postponed to May 30 amid COVID-19 crisis Apr 08, 2021 02:42 PM IST

    French Open postponed to May 30 amid COVID-19 crisis

    The claycourt Grand Slam, which was postponed by four months last year and took place in front of limited crowds, will finish on June 13, two weeks before the expected start of Wimbledon.

  • French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic for record 13th title win Oct 11, 2020 10:26 PM IST

    French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic for record 13th title win

    Rafael Nadal has been dominant on clay courts, and has only lost twice in the French Open. He is undefeated in the finals. World number one Novak Djokovic has failed to beat Nadal in the French Open final in all their three meetings.

  • French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to clinch title, equals Roger Federer's record of 20 Grand Slams Oct 11, 2020 09:38 PM IST

    French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to clinch title, equals Roger Federer's record of 20 Grand Slams

    This was the third time Nadal beat Djokovic at Roland Garros in Paris to secure the title. Nadal, 34, claimed his 100th match win at Roland Garros against just two defeats since his 2005 debut.

  • Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal: Here's how this year's French Open final can create history Oct 11, 2020 08:30 PM IST

    Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal: Here's how this year's French Open final can create history

    Rafael Nadal holds 19 Grand Slam victories against Novak Djokovic's 17. Both are chasing Roger Federer's men singles record of 20 Grand Slam victories, and Nadal can tie the record if he prevails.

  • Swiatek wins French Open, becomes first Pole to win Grand Slam singles title Oct 10, 2020 08:29 PM IST

    Swiatek wins French Open, becomes first Pole to win Grand Slam singles title

    The 19-year-old, who did not drop a set throughout the clay court tournament, is the youngest winner since Monica Seles lifted the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 1992.

  • Ruthless Nadal stays on course for 13th French Open title Sep 30, 2020 09:41 PM IST

    Ruthless Nadal stays on course for 13th French Open title

    The claycourt master played deep, using his forehand to devastating effect to set up a meeting with Japanese Kei Nishikori or Italian Stefano Travaglia.

  • French Open: Infosys, Roland Garros bring digital innovation to tennis fans, players Sep 28, 2020 07:23 PM IST

    French Open: Infosys, Roland Garros bring digital innovation to tennis fans, players

    The tournament that started on September 21 will go on until October 11. Infosys and Roland Garros, which hosts French Open Tennis tournament, had signed a three-year pact for tech collaboration in 2019.

  • French Open 2020 organisers to allow fans up to 60% of usual capacity to attend Jul 02, 2020 07:33 PM IST

    French Open 2020 organisers to allow fans up to 60% of usual capacity to attend

    Giudicelli explained that it meant about 20,000 spectators are expected during the early stages of the two-week claycourt Grand Slam, and about 10,000 on the day of the final.

  • Djokovic wins French Open, completes non-calendar Grand Slam Jun 06, 2016 07:36 AM IST

    Djokovic wins French Open, completes non-calendar Grand Slam

    The world number one downed old rival Andy Murray 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 to claim a 12th career Major and join Don Budge in 1938 and Rod Laver, in 1962 and 1969, as the only players to simultaneously possess the French Open, Australian Open, US Open and Wimbledon trophies.

  • Still young; will win French Open one day: Djokovic Jul 14, 2015 04:18 PM IST

    Still young; will win French Open one day: Djokovic

    CNBC's Carolin Roth spoke to Novak Djokovic after his win, the Serbian player said it was important for him to move on after a disappointing loss at this year‘s French open.

  • Djokovic into fourth Wimbledon final Jul 10, 2015 10:16 PM IST

    Djokovic into fourth Wimbledon final

    The 28-year-old will go for his third All England Club title, and his ninth at the majors, when he faces either seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer or world number three Andy Murray in Sunday's final.

  • Wawrinka dashes Djokovic dream to win French Open Jun 08, 2015 08:15 AM IST

    Wawrinka dashes Djokovic dream to win French Open

    The 30-year-old Swiss claimed a famous 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 victory to secure his second career major after the 2014 Australian Open.

  • Sense of anti-climax as Nadal's reign ended by Djokovic Jun 04, 2015 12:56 AM IST

    Sense of anti-climax as Nadal's reign ended by Djokovic

    Nine-times champion Nadal had fitfully found some form after a horror opening four games against the rampant Djokovic, whose previous six encounters with the Spaniard at Roland Garros had all ended in despair, twice in the final.

  • Saina Nehwal returns to world's top 5 in women's singles Oct 31, 2014 12:57 PM IST

    Saina Nehwal returns to world's top 5 in women's singles

    Saina improved her ranking, riding on her back-to-back quarter-final appearances at Denmark and French Open tournaments this month.

  • French Open: Nadal inexhaustible, Ferrer ruins French party Jun 08, 2013 06:08 PM IST

    French Open: Nadal inexhaustible, Ferrer ruins French party

    Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-7 (3), 9-7 in the semi finals of the French Open. He was almost inexhaustible in the match that lasted for almost five hours.

  • Federer down but not out, Serena swaggers on: French Open Jun 03, 2013 11:53 AM IST

    Federer down but not out, Serena swaggers on: French Open

    Seeing the usually majestic Roger Federer down on his hands and knees - literally - is a rare sight in tennis but that turned out to be the least of his problems at the French Open on Sunday as he flirted with a last-16 exit.

  • Vulnerable Nadal needs to find form against flashy Fognini Jun 01, 2013 02:24 PM IST

    Vulnerable Nadal needs to find form against flashy Fognini

    After two lacklustre performances and an out-of-character rant at organisers all eyes will be on Rafa Nadal to see if the claycourt matador or this week's vulnerable impostor shows up to face Fabio Fognini on Saturday.

  • I never have regrets about speaking my mind: Sania Mirza Sep 21, 2012 07:37 PM IST

    I never have regrets about speaking my mind: Sania Mirza

    CNBC-TV18‘s Beautiful People takes you to Hyderabad to meet India's most successful woman tennis player and one of India's fiery and forthright sportstars.

  • Preview: Former champs get set for battle at U.S. Open Sep 04, 2012 04:46 AM IST

    Preview: Former champs get set for battle at U.S. Open

    Five former champions, including the reigning men's and women's title holders, will be in action at the U.S. Open on Tuesday, offering a tantalising look at the past, present and possible future of the Flushing Meadows honour roll.

  • Bhupathi says will not go to Olympics with Paes Jun 16, 2012 10:02 AM IST

    Bhupathi says will not go to Olympics with Paes

    Mahesh Bhupathi will not go to the London Olympics if he is separated from his usual partner and forced to play with Leander Paes, the doubles specialist told Reuters on Friday.

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