Category: Roland Garros

Lessons from the French 0

Lessons from the French

TweetSo, with the French Open over, what did we learn from the finale to the 2013 Clay season? 1. Rafael Nadal is the Greatest Clay court player ever…ah wait. We already knew that. But...

Nadal defeats Ferrer to win eighth title at Roland Garros 0

Nadal defeats Ferrer to win eighth title at Roland Garros

TweetRafael Nadal defeated David Ferrer in straight sets to become the first man in tennis history to win eight titles at one Major. Nadal was the heavy favorite before the match but the start...

Serena sails to sixteenth slam in Paris 0

Serena sails to sixteenth slam in Paris

TweetSerena Williams won her second Roland Garros title and her sixteenth Major in Paris today. The American not only capped off what had been an all consuming clay season but also further stamped her...

Nadal and Djokovic magic up dramatic tussle in Paris 0

Nadal and Djokovic magic up dramatic tussle in Paris

TweetBefore Roland Garros ’13, there was only one name on people’s lips regarding the question of who could prevent Rafael Nadal from winning the tournament: Novak Djokovic. When the draw was made and the...

Maria the victor over Vika 0

Maria the victor over Vika

TweetFacing Vika Azarenka is a nervy affair for Maria Sharapova. The Belorusian has inflicted some heavy defeats on the Russian the last few years, her more consistent ball striking and superior movement getting the...

Tsonga tames Federer in three 0

Tsonga tames Federer in three

TweetRoger Federer’s exit from the French Open was as tame and brief as his fight to make it to the quarters had been wild and long. And his opponent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s game was as...