Category: Roland Garros

Federer fights past Simon for 36th Major quarter final in a row 0

Federer fights past Simon for 36th Major quarter final in a row

TweetRoger Federer has not lost before the quarter-finals of a Major tournament since Gustavo Kuerten beat him in straights in the round of sixteen at Roland Garros in 2004. In his fourth round match...

Robredo run rolls on at Roland Garros 0

Robredo run rolls on at Roland Garros

TweetTommy Robredo came back from two sets to love down and from a break down in each of the last three sets to overcome Nicolas Amalgro in the fourth round of Roland Garros. If...

Haas inches past Isner on thirteenth match point 0

Haas inches past Isner on thirteenth match point

TweetJohn Isner looked like he might have finally solved the conundrum that was long five setters. It has become a problem that seemed unlikely after his 70-68 win over Mahut at Wimbledon. But tough...

Monfils budges past Berdych in five 0

Monfils budges past Berdych in five

TweetThe draw could not have been tougher for fifth seeded Tomas Berdych: Gael Monfils in the first round. Perhaps cruel is a better word, considering Berdych’s recent fine clay form. The Frenchman in his...

Federer’s best last chance in Paris? 0

Federer’s best last chance in Paris?

TweetThe 2013 French Open could very well be Roger Federer’s best last chance in Paris. Not his last chance, mind. As long as Federer plays, he is in with a chance. Anything could happen...

Sharapova one Major away from second tier greats 0

Sharapova one Major away from second tier greats

TweetIf Maria Sharapova wins Roland Garros 2013 not only will she defend her title and win her fifth major, she will lodge herself firmly in the list of second tier greats of the game....