Tag: French Open
Kazakhstan’s 21-year-old Elena Rybakina defeated Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the fourth-round of Roland Garros. Rybakina overpowered seasoned campaigner Serena and threw the American off her game, winning the first set 6-3 The 21-year-old carried on with her momentum and she went on to win the match in straight sets to progress ahead in the ongoing Grand Slam. Serena put
South Korean player Kwon Soon-woo advanced to the third round in the men’s singles at the French Open on Thursday. Kwon, world No. 91, took down the 98th-ranked Andres Seppi in straight sets 6-4, 7-5, 7-5 at Roland-Garros in Paris. Kwon who has advanced past round 2 for the first time in his career at any Grand Slam tournament, will
Kei Nishikori, the Japanese star once again proved to be an ironman on Wednesday when he fought back to beat Russian 23rd seed Karen Khachanov 4-6, 6-2, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 in four hours for a place in the Roland Garros third round. Three days on from another five-set comeback over Italian Alessandro Giannessi, the former World No. 4 refused to
China’s Wang Xiyu and Taiwan’s Liang En-Shuo will make their French Open debut after winning the final round of the women’s qualification on Friday. The 2018 US Open Junior winner and World No 145, Xiyu Wang came through a three set battle with a 6-3, 6-7, 6-3 – epic win in two hour and 21 minute clash against the world No 113,
Japan’s Kei Nishikori surrendered the first set tamely at 6-1 but overcame the rusty start and managed to battle past Britain’s Dan Evans on Sunday and sail into the second round of the French Open. The 30-year-old, playing only his fifth match of the year after elbow surgery and a positive Covid 19 test which ruled him out of U.
Asian Highlights at Roland Garros 2019 Les Internationaux de France de Roald-Garros , is the official name of the clay court Grand Slam , which is popularly know as “French Open” or “Roland Garros”. Rafa is undisputed king at Roland Gaross, and he proved it yet again by winning the crown a record 12th time. The record will a difficult