John McEnroe has refused to apologise for saying that Serena Williams would lose to the No 700 men’s tennis player.
Spain’s Rafael Nadal made history by winning a record 10th French Open men’s singles title, with victory over Stan Wawrinka in the final on the famous red clay courts of Roland Garros in Paris. GARY LEMKE reports.
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko fought back to stun third seed Simona Halep and become Latvia’s first Grand Slam champion at the French Open.
Andy Murray’s French Open hopes ended with a five-set defeat by Swiss third-seed Stan Wawrinka in the semi-finals at Roland Garros in Paris.
Romania’s Simona Halep moved within one win of a first Grand Slam title and the No 1 ranking with victory over second seed Karolina Pliskova at the French Open in Paris.
Novak Djokovic’s tame straight-sets defeat to Dominic Thiem at the French Open has led observers to question what has gone wrong with the former world No 1.
South Africa’s Kevin Anderson continued his good run at the French Open with a convincing four-set victory over Australian Nick Kyrgios in Paris.
Nine-time winner Rafael Nadal and defending champion Novak Djokovic both won in straight sets to reach the third round at the French Open in Paris.
South Africa’s Kevin Anderson has joined Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka in the second round of the French Open, writes GARY LEMKE.
Maria Sharapova has been denied a wildcard for this year’s French Open.