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  • Mind over matter helps Nadal become King of Clay Jun 12, 2012 12:22 AM IST

    Mind over matter helps Nadal become King of Clay

    TENNIS-OPEN-NADAL:Mind over matter helps Nadal become King of Clay

  • Nadal beats Djokovic to win record 7th French Open title Jun 11, 2012 05:42 PM IST

    Nadal beats Djokovic to win record 7th French Open title

    TENNIS-FRENCH-OPEN-NADAL-DJOKOVIC:Nadal beats Djokovic to win record seventh French Open title

  • Nadal v Djokovic French Open final resumes Jun 11, 2012 05:02 PM IST

    Nadal v Djokovic French Open final resumes

    TENNIS-FRENCH-OPEN-RESUME:Nadal v Djokovic French Open final resumes

  • Djokovic & Nadal looking to become record collectors Jun 09, 2012 04:36 AM IST

    Djokovic & Nadal looking to become record collectors

    No man has won seven French Open titles and no man in 43 years has won four grand slams in a row - and only one of these dreams will be realised at the French Open final tomorrow.

  • Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final Jun 08, 2012 07:42 PM IST

    Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final

    TENNIS-FRENCH-OPEN-NADAL-FERRER:Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final

  • Sharapova sweeps into French final, reclaims top spot Jun 07, 2012 11:02 PM IST

    Sharapova sweeps into French final, reclaims top spot

    Maria Sharapova enjoyed a double celebration on Thursday as she reclaimed the world number one tennis ranking after blowing away Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-3 6-3 to reach her maiden French Open final.

  • Nadal can dash the dreams of Djokovic and Federer Jun 07, 2012 10:16 PM IST

    Nadal can dash the dreams of Djokovic and Federer

    Novak Djokovic is getting jittery thinking about the "Novak Slam" while Roger Federer is fantasising about "number 17". Chances are, though, that both aspirations will be smashed into smithereens of red dust by a French Open dream-wrecker called Rafa Nadal.

  • Boos boost barnstorming Murray Jun 05, 2012 02:42 AM IST

    Boos boost barnstorming Murray

    They jeered, heckled and booed, but the partisan home crowd roaring on Richard Gasquet ultimately served only to fire up his victorious fourth-round opponent Andy Murray.

  • Tsonga into French Open quarter-final for the first time Jun 04, 2012 05:46 PM IST

    Tsonga into French Open quarter-final for the first time

    Local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga kept his eye on the prize to reach the French Open quarter-finals for the first time with a 6-4 7-6 3-6 3-6 6-4 win against Swiss 18th seed Stanislas Wawrinka on Monday.

  • Birthday boy Nadal determined to party in Paris Jun 02, 2012 11:31 AM IST

    Birthday boy Nadal determined to party in Paris

    TENNIS-OPEN-SATURDAY:Birthday boy Nadal determined to party in Paris

  • Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites Jun 02, 2012 03:32 AM IST

    Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites

    FRENCH-OPEN-FEDERER-DJOKOVIC:Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites

  • Nadal flying very high in Paris May 31, 2012 10:46 PM IST

    Nadal flying very high in Paris

    Not only is Rafael Nadal playing like a dream, his self-confidence is also at a high and that makes him even more awe-inspiring at the French Open.

  • Bartoli knocked out in French Open second round May 30, 2012 09:42 PM IST

    Bartoli knocked out in French Open second round

    Local favourite Marion Bartoli suffered a surprise 6-2 3-6 6-3 defeat against Croatia's Petra Martic in the second round of the French Open on Wednesday.

  • Federer survives hiccup to land record win May 30, 2012 06:46 PM IST

    Federer survives hiccup to land record win

    Third seed Roger Federer won a record 234th grand slam match on Wednesday, fighting his way into the third round of the French Open with a 6-3 6-2 6-7 6-3 victory over Romanian Adrian Ungur.

  • Nadal marches into French Open second round May 29, 2012 09:16 PM IST

    Nadal marches into French Open second round

    Rafael Nadal started his charge towards a record seventh French Open title by crushing Italian Simone Bolelli 6-2 6-2 6-1 to reach the second round on Tuesday

  • Sharapova eager to shed 'cow on ice' tag May 29, 2012 07:32 PM IST

    Sharapova eager to shed 'cow on ice' tag

    Maria Sharapova once described her movement on clay as like a "cow on ice" but the Russian has now taken steps to shed that tag as she bids to complete her grand slam collection by winning a maiden French Open title.

  • Kvitova canters through French Open first round May 29, 2012 04:02 PM IST

    Kvitova canters through French Open first round

    Czech Republic fourth seed Petra Kvitova barely broke sweat to see off Australian wild card Ashleigh Barty 6-1 6-2 to reach the second round of the French Open on Tuesday.

  • Federer and Djokovic start quest for records at French Open May 28, 2012 09:52 AM IST

    Federer and Djokovic start quest for records at French Open

    After a low-key start to the French Open, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic enter the fray at Roland Garros on Monday looking to add another chapter to the record books.

  • Nadal handed draw, Federer and Djokovic set for rematch May 25, 2012 04:52 PM IST

    Nadal handed draw, Federer and Djokovic set for rematch

    TENNIS-OPEN:Nadal handed kind draw, Federer and Djokovic set for rematch

  • Lisicki downs Bartoli to reach Wimbledon semi-finals Jun 28, 2011 08:45 PM IST

    Lisicki downs Bartoli to reach Wimbledon semi-finals

    German wildcard Sabine Lisicki beat Marion Bartoli 6-4 6-7 6-1 under the Centre Court roof in a dramatic Wimbledon quarter-final on Tuesday.

  • Nadal sinks Federer for sixth French title Jun 06, 2011 08:10 AM IST

    Nadal sinks Federer for sixth French title

    Rafa Nadal racked up a record-equalling sixth French Open title with a four-sets win over great rival Roger Federer on Sunday as his potent powers on clay again proved irresistible.

  • China anoints French Open champion Li as tennis legend Jun 05, 2011 12:53 PM IST

    China anoints French Open champion Li as tennis legend

    Chinese state media proclaimed Li Na's victory in the French Open on Saturday as the stuff of legends and miracles, elevating Asia's first grand slam singles winner to near mythic status in a country where national glory and athletic feats are closely entwined.

  • Mirnyi and Nestor win French Open doubles final Jun 05, 2011 11:00 AM IST

    Mirnyi and Nestor win French Open doubles final

    Max Mirnyi of Belarus and Canadian Daniel Nestor beat surprise south American pairing Eduardo Schwank and Colombian Juan Sebastian Cabal 7-6 3-6 6-4 to win the French Open doubles title on Saturday.

  • Nadal and Federer all set to renew great rivalry Jun 05, 2011 10:20 AM IST

    Nadal and Federer all set to renew great rivalry

    Rafa Nadal will equal Bjorn Borg's record of six French Open titles if he can lift the Coupe des Mousquetaires on Sunday but Roger Federer has his own holy grail to chase - beating the Spaniard at Roland Garros (1300 GMT).

  • WTA chief lauds Li win after growth push Jun 05, 2011 10:20 AM IST

    WTA chief lauds Li win after growth push

    Li Na's triumph in the French Open final is great for women's tennis and follows a push to develop the sport in China which officials now want to replicate in India, WTA tour chief executive Stacey Allaster said.

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