French Open finalist, Tsitsipas learnt of grandmother’s death minutes final match
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French Open finalist, Tsitsipas learnt of grandmother’s death minutes final match

Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas has revealed that he was hit with news of his grandmother’s death just minutes before his epic five-set French Open final loss to Noval…

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Regular Calendar Grand Slam possible this year, says Djokovic after French Open win
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Regular Calendar Grand Slam possible this year, says Djokovic after French Open win

For the second time in six years Novak Djokovic is halfway to a calendar year sweep of all four Grand Slam titles after winning the French Open for the…

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Djokovic makes history with 19th Grand Slam title in epic French Open final
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Djokovic makes history with 19th Grand Slam title in epic French Open final

Novak Djokovic claimed a 19th Grand Slam title and became the first man in 52 years to win all four majors twice when he came from two sets…

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Krejcikova doubles up at French Open
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Krejcikova doubles up at French Open

Barbora Krejcikova became the first player since Mary Pierce in 2000 to win the singles and doubles titles at the French Open on Sunday (June 13). Krejcikova teamed…

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France’s Mahut and Herbert clinch another French Open doubles title
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France’s Mahut and Herbert clinch another French Open doubles title

Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut became the first French pair to win their home Grand Slam twice when they defeated Kazakhs Alexander Bublik and Andrey Golubev 4-6 7-6(1)…

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Barbora Krejcikova wins French Open for first Grand Slam title
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Barbora Krejcikova wins French Open for first Grand Slam title

 Barbora Krejcikova won her maiden Grand Slam singles title at the French Open on Saturday (June 12), defeating Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to become the first Czech woman in…

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Djokovic defeats 13-time champion Nadal in epic French Open semi-final
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Djokovic defeats 13-time champion Nadal in epic French Open semi-final

Novak Djokovic handed 13-time champion Rafael Nadal only his third defeat in 16 years and 108 matches at the French Open on Friday (June 11) to reach his…

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Nadal marches into French Open quarter-finals
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Nadal marches into French Open quarter-finals

Claycourt king Rafael Nadal overcame a wobbly start to subdue Italian teenager Jannik Sinner 7-5, 6-3, 6-0, on Monday (June 7) and book a place in the French…

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Huge benefits for Djokovic and Nadal after Federer’s  French Open exit
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Huge benefits for Djokovic and Nadal after Federer’s French Open exit

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal come face-to-face with the future of tennis on Monday (June 7) as the French Open moves on from the shock  exits of Roger Federerand…

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24th Grand Slam title is mission impossible for Serena Williams;  knocked out of French Open
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24th Grand Slam title is mission impossible for Serena Williams; knocked out of French Open

Serena Williams’ latest quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title ended with a 6-3, 7-5 defeat by Kazakh 21st seed Elena Rybakina in the French Open last…

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Roger Federer withdraws from French Open 
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Roger Federer withdraws from French Open 

Roger Federer said on Sunday (June 6) he was withdrawing from the French Open despite having reached the fourth round, opting to focus on his primary objective of…

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Federer may withdraw from French Open
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Federer may withdraw from French Open

Roger Federer has said he will assess his further participation in the ongoing French Open after a gruelling 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (3-7), 7-6 (7-4), 7-5 win over Germany’s…

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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria
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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria

Less than 12 hours after the Nigerian government announced an indefinite suspension of twitter in Nigeria, the action has been effective as the tweets by sporting organisations, athletes…

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Breaking: Russian player Yana Sizikova detained over  match-fixing at French Open
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Breaking: Russian player Yana Sizikova detained over match-fixing at French Open

 Paris police on Friday (June 4) detained Russian player Yana Sizikova over the suspected fixing of a doubles match  the French Open last year, a police and legal source…

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Men’s doubles team removed from French Open after positive Covid-19 test
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Men’s doubles team removed from French Open after positive Covid-19 test

French Open organisers on Wednesday (June 2) said that a men’s doubles team had tested positive for Covid-19 and been removed from the tournament. The two players were…

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Serena set to take advantage of open draw at French Open
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Serena set to take advantage of open draw at French Open

 Serena Williams continues her latest bid for an elusive 24th Grand Slam singles crown on Wednesday (June 2) at a French Open now without two of the world’s…

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 Osaka’s country of origin, Japan rallies to support  after French Open withdrawal
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 Osaka’s country of origin, Japan rallies to support after French Open withdrawal

Japan joined leading figures in tennis in rallying around Naomi Osaka on Tuesday (June 1) after the world No. 2 withdrew from the French Open in a row…

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Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open over news conferences
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Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open over news conferences

Naomi Osaka said Monday (May 31) she was withdrawing from the French Open following the bitter fall-out from her decision to boycott all media activity at the Grand…

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Serena to play first French Open night match as Federer returns
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Serena to play first French Open night match as Federer returns

Serena Williams will be part of history again on Monday (May 31) when she plays in the first French Open night-session match, while her fellow veteran Roger Federer…

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Osaka fined for media boycott, could face expulsion from French Open
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Osaka fined for media boycott, could face expulsion from French Open

Japan’s Naomi Osaka, 23, could be thrown out of the French Open if she continues to boycott post-match news conferences at the tournament, the board of Grand Slam…

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Two-time finalist Thiem knocked out of French Open in 1st round by Andujar
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Two-time finalist Thiem knocked out of French Open in 1st round by Andujar

Fourth seed Dominic Thiem blew a two-set lead to be dumped out of the French Open in the first round by Spanish veteran Pablo Andujar on Sunday (May…

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