42 million viewers watching Roland-Garros on France Télévisions

A very popular edition of Roland-Garros. Broadcast unencrypted on France Télévisions, the Parisian Grand Slam has accumulated 42 million viewers on public service channels according to Médiamétrie (viewing threshold of one minute). This is a record score since 2012, with a gain of 3.3 million in one year. On France 2, the Nadal-Rudd men’s final … Read more

Casper Ruud on Holger Rune Accusations: ‘It’s a Big Lie’

“We were both in the locker room after the game, and it’s a very big locker room, explained the 8th player in the world, opposed this Friday in half to Marin Cilic. There are a lot of players, so we were just each in a corner of the locker room. I took an ice bath, … Read more

Winner of Holger Rune, Casper Ruud joins Marin Cilic in the semi-finals of Roland-Garros

Holger Rune’s impressive career at Roland-Garros came to an end this Wednesday evening. Logically beaten in four sets by the Norwegian Casper Ruud in the quarter-finals (6-1, 4-6, 7-6 [2]6-3), the 19-year-old Dane, who beat Stefanos Tsitsipas in the round of 16, gave in after 3:15 of play. Ruud, 8th player in the world, joined … Read more

Marin Cilic wins a super tie-break against Andrey Rublev to reach the semi-finals at Roland-Garros

The great adventure continues for Marin Cilic. Launched at the age of 33 in what is a bit like a second career, the Croatian is in the process of raising his head very high at Roland-Garros this year after two difficult last seasons in terms of results. In a brand new ambitious suit, the current … Read more

“The choice of Amazon is shocking”, for Delphine Ernotte

INFO LE FIGARO- The boss of France Television warns against the privatization of major sporting events by American platforms. On Monday, the management of the Roland-Garros tournament therefore decided. She chose the Amazon Prime Video service to the detriment of the antennas of France Télévisions, to broadcast the quarter-final between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. … 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

Stefanos Tsitsipas slips into the third round of Roland-Garros without reassuring

There is better at Stefanos Tsitsipas. This time, the Greek did not need to overcome a handicap of two sets to pass, as in his first round against Lorenzo Musetti. But even if he is qualified for the third round of Roland-Garros, he still seems to be in the running-in period, as evidenced by the … Read more

Hugo Gaston qualified for the third round of Roland-Garros

Paris suits him so well. A year and a half after his surprise round of 16 at Roland-Garros, seven months after his quarter in a Bercy on fire, Hugo Gaston is doing it again: here he is in the third round of the Parisian Grand Slam after his authoritarian victory against the Argentinian Pedro Cachin … 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