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# french-open - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Five players out of French Open qualifying following positive coronavirus tests

Two players set to take part in the qualifying tournament have tested positive for Covid-19.

# french-open - Monday 3 August, 2020

Puerta reveals he lied about failed drug test after French Open final loss to Nadal

The 2005 triumph against Mariano Puerta marked the first of 12 titles at Roland Garros for Rafael Nadal.

# french-open - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Delayed French Open to go ahead 'in its usual format' from 27 September

Unlike the US Open, Roland Garros will maintain its qualifying event in the week before the main draw.

# french-open - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Put your tennis knowledge to the test in our French Open quiz

Let’s see how much you know about the Grand Slam tournament that was due to begin this week.

# french-open - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

French Open rescheduled, Roland-Garros officials confirm

The French Open was due to start in May but the Grand Slam will now take place in September due to coronavirus.

# french-open - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Forget Paris: Roger Federer ruled out of French Open

The 38-year-old Swiss star will wait until Wimbledon to bid for his 21st Grand Slam title.

# french-open - Thursday 17 October, 2019

38-year-old Federer to play French Open ahead of gold medal bid in Tokyo

Federer has only won the French Open once.

# french-open - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Spanish tennis player strongly denies match-fixing allegations

Feliciano Lopez categorically denied a report that a match he and doubles partner Marc Lopez lost at Wimbledon in 2017 was fixed.

# french-open - Monday 10 June, 2019

'I was down mentally and physically' before Roland Garros triumph, says Nadal

Unstoppable Nadal made history with remarkable 12th French Open title yesterday.

# french-open - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Unstoppable Nadal makes history with remarkable 12th French Open title

Dominic Thiem produced a fine display, but the Austrian was ultimately well beaten at Roland Garros.

'I tried to tell myself that I may never get this chance again. I grabbed it with both hands'

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia’s 46-year year wait for a French Open title on Saturday.

# french-open - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Ashleigh Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title after thrashing Czech teenager

Eighth seed Barty got off to a strong start and never looked back to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.

Thiem ends Djokovic's bid for history by setting up French Open final against Nadal

Djokovic was bidding to join Rod Laver in the Grand Slam history books, but came up short on Saturday.

# french-open - Friday 7 June, 2019

Nadal powers past Federer into 12th French Open final

It was the Spaniard’s first win over his old rival in five years.

'We always have to justify ourselves': Konta blasts Roland Garros

The French Open women’s semi-finals were played in front of half-empty venues on Friday.

# french-open - Thursday 6 June, 2019

'These four women have played so well and earned their right to play on the biggest stage'

Sexism row stirs as women’s French Open semi-finals are moved away from showpiece court in ‘unfair and inappropriate’ rescheduling.

Thiem relishing last-four challenge alongside 'best players of all time' Djokovic, Federer and Nadal

A fourth French Open semi-final awaits the Austrian, but to claim the title he will have to be at his very best.

Dream to win four Grand Slams in the same season alive as Djokovic reaches French Open semi-final

The world number one will meet Austrian Dominic Thiem after defeating Alexander Zverev in straight sets.

17-year-old American stuns defending champion Halep at Roland Garros

Amanda Anisimova is through to the French Open semi-finals.

# french-open - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Torrential Paris rain disrupts French Open and causes scheduling headache

No play was possible at Roland Garros on Wednesday.

# french-open - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Federer and Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final after Swiss sees off Wawrinka

Federer beat Wawrinka in four sets to advance to the semi-finals of the 2019 French Open.

Sloane Stephens exits French Open as magnificent Konta books first semi-final place

Stephens’ hopes of going one better than last year in Paris were ended by an inspired Johanna Konta.

# french-open - Monday 3 June, 2019

Djokovic storms into 10th successive French Open quarter-final as Halep also progresses

The world number one comfortably defeated Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff.

# french-open - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Nadal books quarter-final spot after 90th Roland Garros win as Federer awaits 2015 champion

Meanwhile, Sloane Stephens will face Johanna Konta for a place in the semi-finals of the French Open after defeating Garbine Muguruza.

# french-open - Saturday 1 June, 2019

'There was a weight on me' - Top seed on stress-induced headaches after French Open exit

Naomi Osaka lost out to Katerina Siniakova in the third round of the tournament at Roland Garros.

# french-open - Friday 31 May, 2019

Federer wins record 400th Grand Slam match as second seed Pliskova crashes out of French Open

Meanwhile, Rafa Nadal survived a blip on his way to a fourth round berth.

# french-open - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Osaka survives second scare as Djokovic and Williams cruise at French Open

The two-time Grand Slam winner fought back from the brink again, this time against the experienced Victoria Azarenka.

# french-open - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Defending champion Nadal powers on in Paris, battling Tsitsipas and Pliskova also prevail

Nadal is on the hunt for a record-extending 12th French Open title.

# french-open - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Osaka: First-round scare was the most nervous I've ever been on court

The 21-year-old has attributed her sloppy display on Tuesday to the kind of nerves she has not yet experienced in her career.

Osaka, Zverev survive Roland Garros horror shows to advance in Paris

Women’s top seed Osaka battled back from a set and a break down to reach the second round.

# french-open - Monday 27 May, 2019

# french-open - Sunday 26 May, 2019

'I missed it so much' - Federer ends four-year Paris absence with victory

The 2009 champions will now meet German Oscar Otte for a place in the third round.

Grand Slam dream dies for fifth seed Kerber after shock first round French Open exit

The reigning Wimbledon champion was beaten by world number 81, Anastasia Potapova.

# french-open - Monday 17 December, 2018

WTA rule change give mothers returning to tennis after pregnancy more protections in 2019

New rule change means women will now be allowed to wear leggings or compression shorts without a skirt, dress or shorts over them.

# french-open - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'Gosh, I love it. This is a beautiful place' - Bubba says 2011 comments on France taken out of context

Watson had made his remarks after missing the cut at the 2011 French Open.

# french-open - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director

The “Black Panther” catsuit American star Williams wore at the French Open in May was described as “going too far”.

# french-open - Monday 27 August, 2018

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round

Simona Halep has become the first top-seeded woman ever to lose at this stage of the competition.

# french-open - Saturday 25 August, 2018

From French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit Tennis

French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit

The player said the suit helped her to prevent blood clots.

# french-open - Thursday 28 June, 2018

McDowell finishes first round of French Open just one shot off the lead

Paul Dunne and Shane Lowry are also in action in Paris.

# french-open - Monday 11 June, 2018

Federer hails Nadal's 'unimaginable' achievement but targets reclaiming top spot

Rafael Nadal’s French Open heroics on Sunday earned praise from on-court foe Roger Federer.

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