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French Open 2021: Naomi Osaka to skip 'no regard' press conferences during tournament for mental health
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French Open 2021: Naomi Osaka to skip 'no regard' press conferences during tournament for mental health

The world number two, a four-time Grand Slam title winner, says she will donate the fines she will accrue to mental health charities.

French Open 2021: Why Roland Garros is the toughest Grand Slam to win?
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French Open 2021: Why Roland Garros is the toughest Grand Slam to win?

In the age of short attention spans and instant gratification, playing long gladiator style tennis matches on the slow clay at Roland Garros seems to be going out of style.

Naomi Osaka admits playing on clay court is outside her comfort zone
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Naomi Osaka admits playing on clay court is outside her comfort zone

Osaka has never won a tour-level event on clay court while at the French Open, she is yet to make it past the third round.

French Open 2020: Novak Djokovic says he's learnt lessons in ‘greatest of defeats’ to Rafael Nadal in final
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French Open 2020: Novak Djokovic says he's learnt lessons in ‘greatest of defeats’ to Rafael Nadal in final

The Serb, a 2016 champion in Paris, was denied in his bid to become the first man in half a century to win all four Slams twice as he lost 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 in his 56th meeting with Nadal.

French Open 2020: 'Young people give up', France's last champion Mary Pierce blasts Paris flops
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French Open 2020: 'Young people give up', France's last champion Mary Pierce blasts Paris flops

Only four French players reached the third round of this delayed 2020 tournament and only three made it to the last 16.

French Open 2020: After years of hating clay, Victoria Azarenka looks forward to Roland Garros challenge
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French Open 2020: After years of hating clay, Victoria Azarenka looks forward to Roland Garros challenge

Azarenka, a two-time Australian Open champion, credited increased maturity for her resurgence and sounded enthusiastic about her French Open prospects.

French Open to allow up to 60 percent of seats to be filled for 2020 edition, say organisers
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French Open to allow up to 60 percent of seats to be filled for 2020 edition, say organisers

While a maximum of four spectators will be able to sit together on the main courts with an empty seat between two groups, the other courts will have an empty seat between two individuals.

Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep lauds All England Club's traditions as 'special'
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Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep lauds All England Club's traditions as 'special'

Wimbledon 2019 women's singles champion Simona Halep has said that she considers the traditions of the All England Club very special and beautiful

French Open 2019: Roger Federer pips Stan Wawrinka to set up semi-final clash against Rafael Nadal
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French Open 2019: Roger Federer pips Stan Wawrinka to set up semi-final clash against Rafael Nadal

Third seed Roger Federer subdued some fierce Stan Wawrinka resistance to beat his fellow Swiss 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(5) 6-4 and reach the French Open semi-finals on Tuesday.

French Open 2019: Sven Groeneveld’s influence could help Sloane Stephens achieve consistency, clay court success
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French Open 2019: Sven Groeneveld’s influence could help Sloane Stephens achieve consistency, clay court success

Sven Groeneveld makes perfect sense as a hire for Stephens, particularly for her run through the clay, given the long list of clay-court champions in his charge.

Madrid Open 2019: Victory over Rafael Nadal showcases a new Stefanos Tsitsipas, one reinventing himself quick and fast
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Madrid Open 2019: Victory over Rafael Nadal showcases a new Stefanos Tsitsipas, one reinventing himself quick and fast

In an era of tennis where the newest generation are making their presence felt among the old guard, Tsitsipas brings calmness, youth and maturity to the court

Madrid Open 2019: Kiki Bertens' title win on back of her all-round attacking game confirms her position in top tier of women's tennis
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Madrid Open 2019: Kiki Bertens' title win on back of her all-round attacking game confirms her position in top tier of women's tennis

Bertens didn’t drop a set all tournament despite facing as many as four Slam winners; in fact, she didn’t even drop more than five games in any set.

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal stretches clay empire to regain No 1 spot by conquering Rome
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Italian Open: Rafael Nadal stretches clay empire to regain No 1 spot by conquering Rome

At the Eternal City, on his favourite red dirt, Rafael Nadal proved to be the everlasting force.

Italian Open: Novak Djokovic, Kei Nishikori ease into 2nd round; Roberta Vinci bows out of final WTA event
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Italian Open: Novak Djokovic, Kei Nishikori ease into 2nd round; Roberta Vinci bows out of final WTA event

Novak Djokovic got off to a winning start in his bid for a fifth ATP Italian Open title on Monday with a straight sets win over Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov as he gears up for the French Open in two weeks time.

ATP Finals: Roger Federer dismisses Rafael Nadal's demands for clay, says indoor hard-court fair for all
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ATP Finals: Roger Federer dismisses Rafael Nadal's demands for clay, says indoor hard-court fair for all

Asked about Nadal's desire for a clay finale to the season, Federer insisted the current surface was a good choice given the preponderance of other events on clay.

Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open: A look at the numbers behind his La Decima at Roland Garros
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Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open: A look at the numbers behind his La Decima at Roland Garros

A crushing 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 victory over Stan Wawrinka on Court Philippe Chatrier made Rafael Nadal the most successful player at a single Slam in the professional era.

Wimbledon 2017: Maria Sharapova forced to withdraw from tournament due to thigh injury
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Wimbledon 2017: Maria Sharapova forced to withdraw from tournament due to thigh injury

Maria Sharapova withdrew from Wimbledon on Saturday after failing to recover from a thigh injury, dealing another blow to the superstar's bid to rebuild her career following a doping ban.

French Open 2017: Andy Murray determined to be positive ahead of Wimbledon despite loss to Stan Wawrinka
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French Open 2017: Andy Murray determined to be positive ahead of Wimbledon despite loss to Stan Wawrinka

Andy Murray, bidding to reach a second successive final and go on to end Britain's 82-year wait for a men's champion in Paris, suffered a 6-7 (6/8), 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (7/3), 6-1 loss in a four hour 34 minute epic.