Ons Jabeur in the semi-finals of a Grand Slam: “I’ve been hoping for this for a long time”

“How do you feel after qualifying for your first Grand Slam semi-final?I am very happy that my trip here continues and I am happy to have been able to play better in the second and third sets. I started to feel really better from the start of the second run. I became more aggressive and … Read more

For her big comeback in singles, Serena Williams yields to Frenchwoman Harmony Tan in the first round of Wimbledon

Like the lioness she always was, she fought until the end. But like the exhausted and out of breath player she is a little more every day, Serena Williams finally gave in. Exhausted by more than three hours of combat (3h11), the American, her right cheek dressed in two black bandages, bowed to the French … Read more

Diane Parry eliminated by Sloane Stephens in the third round of Roland-Garros

Diane Parry leaves Paris and by the Porte d’Auteuil on a match that will leave her with regrets, where she will never have found the right formula to hinder Sloane Stephens, victorious in two sets (6-2, 6-3). The American, down to 64th in the world, but much more experienced, since she has already won a … Read more

Alizé Cornet: “One of my fondest memories at Roland-Garros”

“It’s a complicated match to analyze…In the first set, she made a lot of mistakes, I was very solid and in the second she had the entry break and then she played much more liberated. When Jelena starts hitting, it’s really very hard even if physically I gave everything. I had no solutions in the … Read more

The program for Tuesday May 24 at Roland-Garros

Court Philippe ChatrierFrom 12 p.m.Alizé Cornet (FRA) – Misaki Doi (JAP)Casper Ruud (NOR/#8) – Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)Paula Badosa (ESP/n°3) – Fiona Ferro (FRA/WC)From 8:45 p.m.Lorenzo Musetti (ITA) – Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE/n°4) Court Suzanne LenglenFrom 11 a.m.Facundo Bagnis (ARG) – Daniil Medvedev (RUS/n°2)Lloyd Harris (AFS) – Richard Gasquet (FRA) (1-6, 2-5)Taylor Townsend (USA/WC) – Caroline Garcia … Read more

Naomi Osaka takes the front door at Roland-Garros, beaten by Amanda Anisimova

A year after her unexpected withdrawal last year before her second round, the Japanese Naomi Osaka returned to the clay courts of Roland-Garros against Amanda Anisimova (28th in the WTA rankings), this Monday in the first round. And as at the Australian Open at the start of the year, the former world No. 1 came … Read more

Emma Raducanu eliminated in the round of 16 of the Madrid tournament by Anhelina Kalinina

Emma Raducanu’s road to the Madrid tournament ends in the round of 16. The world No. 11 lost this Tuesday against the Ukrainian Anhelina Kalinina, in three sets and 2h17 of play (6-2, 2-6, 6-4). After a first set too easily dropped, the Briton, recent quarter-finalist in Stuttgart, recovered well to dominate her opponent and … Read more