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French Open 2023: Iga Swiatek shines in 51-minute blitz as Coco Gauff ends Mirra Andreeva run
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French Open 2023: Iga Swiatek shines in 51-minute blitz as Coco Gauff ends Mirra Andreeva run

Swiatek's path to the French Open final was made easier earlier Saturday by the withdrawal of Wimbledon champion Elena Rybakina, a possible last-four opponent, due to illness.

French Open 2023: Elena Rybakina pulls out due to sickness
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French Open 2023: Elena Rybakina pulls out due to sickness

The No. 4-seeded Rybakina was supposed to face 132nd-ranked Sara Sorribes Tormo in the day's opening contest on Court Philippe Chatrier

'Pills and angels': Novak Djokovic looks to all cures for 'long injury list'
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'Pills and angels': Novak Djokovic looks to all cures for 'long injury list'

Novak Djokovic played at the Australian Open with a hamstring tear and has had elbow issues in the lead up to the French Open

French Open 2023: Novak Djokovic blasts 'disrespectful' fans who 'love to boo everything'
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French Open 2023: Novak Djokovic blasts 'disrespectful' fans who 'love to boo everything'

Novak Djokovic, 36, a polarising figure in tennis, gave spectators a sarcastic round of applause and a thumbs-up.

French Open 2023: Ukraine's Elina Svitolina hails 'brave' Russian opponent Daria Kasatkina
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French Open 2023: Ukraine's Elina Svitolina hails 'brave' Russian opponent Daria Kasatkina

Russia's Kasatkina has backed the decision by Ukraine players not to shake hands with Russian players or those from Belarus, a key military ally of Moscow.

French Open 2023: Djokovic, Alcaraz, Sabalenka reach last-16; Rublev, Pegula knocked out
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French Open 2023: Djokovic, Alcaraz, Sabalenka reach last-16; Rublev, Pegula knocked out

Top-10 seeds Andrey Rublev and Jessica Pegula were bundled out of the French Open while Novak Djokovic, Carlos Alcaraz, Aryna Sabalenka progressed easily.

French Open 2023: Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka refuses to attend press conference citing 'mental health and well-being'
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French Open 2023: Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka refuses to attend press conference citing 'mental health and well-being'

Sabalenka said she “did not feel safe” after being quizzed about her stance on the Ukraine War the last time she spoke to reporters at the French Open.

Novak Djokovic dons mysterious Iron Man-like chip on chest: What is it and how does it help?
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Novak Djokovic dons mysterious Iron Man-like chip on chest: What is it and how does it help?

Novak Djokovic has long held controversial medicinal beliefs and raised eyebrows yet again at the French Open with a chip on his chest.

French Open 2023: Fishing helped Daniel Altmaier down Jannik Sinner in 5-hour 26-minute epic
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French Open 2023: Fishing helped Daniel Altmaier down Jannik Sinner in 5-hour 26-minute epic

Daniel Altmaier recorded his second win against a top-10 opponent with his first coming versus Matteo Berrettini in the 2020 French Open

French Open 2023: Teenager Mirra Andreeva sets sights on '25 Grand Slams' but doesn't fancy becoming a diva
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French Open 2023: Teenager Mirra Andreeva sets sights on '25 Grand Slams' but doesn't fancy becoming a diva

Sixteen-year-old Andreeva made headlines on Thursday when she became the youngest player to reach the French Open last 32 since 2005.

French Open 2023: Altmaier wins marathon contest against Sinner as 16-year-old Andreeva reaches last 32
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French Open 2023: Altmaier wins marathon contest against Sinner as 16-year-old Andreeva reaches last 32

Germany’s Daniel Altmaier defeated Italian eighth seed Jannik Sinner in a battle that lasted five hours and 26 minutes while Andreeva became just the seventh player under the age of 17 to make the third round in Paris.

French Open 2023: Tournament hopes AI can help players block death threats, social media hate
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French Open 2023: Tournament hopes AI can help players block death threats, social media hate

In a bid to try to protect athletes from online abuse at Roland Garros, the French Tennis Federation (FFT) is paying a company to provide players with software that uses AI to block the negative comments

French Open 2023: Alongside upsets, geopolitics infiltrate Parisian clay court major
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French Open 2023: Alongside upsets, geopolitics infiltrate Parisian clay court major

On the side of upsets and thrilling tennis, geopolitics has dominated the French Open in Paris amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine and Novak Djokovic's stance on Kosovo.

French Open 2023: Gael Monfils withdraws from the tournament due to wrist injury
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French Open 2023: Gael Monfils withdraws from the tournament due to wrist injury

Gael Monfils withdrew from the French Open on Wednesday with a wrist injury, handing second round opponent Holger Rune a free pass into the last 32.

French Open 2023: Still no women's matches in night sessions at Roland Garros
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French Open 2023: Still no women's matches in night sessions at Roland Garros

All four days of the 2023 French Open have witnessed men's singles matches played in the night session.

French Open 2023 Day 4 Recap: Novak Djokovic stands by Kosovo statement; Stan Wawrinka knocked out
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French Open 2023 Day 4 Recap: Novak Djokovic stands by Kosovo statement; Stan Wawrinka knocked out

Novak Djokovic was the biggest headline-maker on Day 4 of the French Open 2023 as he progressed to the third round of the tournament with a win over Marton Fucsovics

French Open 2023: Yuki Bhambri-Saketh Myneni enter 2nd round, Rohan Bopanna-Matthew Ebden lose in opener
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French Open 2023: Yuki Bhambri-Saketh Myneni enter 2nd round, Rohan Bopanna-Matthew Ebden lose in opener

India's Yuki Bhambri and Saketh Myneni notched up a straight-set win over France's Arthur Rinderknech and Enzo Couacaud to reach the second round at French Open.

French Open 2023: Djokovic eases into third round amid Kosovo controversy; Alcaraz sets up Shapovalov clash
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French Open 2023: Djokovic eases into third round amid Kosovo controversy; Alcaraz sets up Shapovalov clash

Noval Djokovic defeated Hungarian Marton Fucsovics, while Carlos Alcaraz overcame a second-set blip to blow away Japan's Taro Daniel in the second round of French Open 2023.

French Open 2023: 'Mental strength of Navy SEAL needed to win title,' says Stefanos Tsitsipas
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French Open 2023: 'Mental strength of Navy SEAL needed to win title,' says Stefanos Tsitsipas

Stefanos Tsitsipas came agonisingly close to winning the French Open in 2021 when he surrendered a two-sets lead to lose in five to Novak Djokovic.

Novak Djokovic draws criticism from Kosovo tennis federation for comments at French Open
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Novak Djokovic draws criticism from Kosovo tennis federation for comments at French Open

After a first-round victory in Paris, Djokovic wrote in Serbian on the lens of a courtside TV camera: “Kosovo is the heart of Serbia. Stop the violence.”