Pouille’s Wimbledon Blossom Continues

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Lucas Pouille extended his stay at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships on Monday with a 6-4 4-6 3-6 6-4 10-8 victory over Bernard Tomic. We look at his milestone victory, and the often unnoticed rise that has preceded it. READ MORE


Players to Watch in the 2016 French Open Men's Draw

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A rainy Sunday resulted in just a handful of matches being completed on day of the 2016 French Open. The men’s draw is thus mostly intact, and it’s a good time to take a look at some key names to watch in the men’s draw. The favorites: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, and Rafael Nadal Embed […] READ MORE


Pierre-Hughes Herbert is a Man of Many Talents

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The French certainly know how to put on a show. Whether it’s Gael Monfils’ explosive athleticism, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s infectious showmanship, Richard Gasquet’s groundstroke elegeance, or Benoit Paire’s entertaining unpredictability, the French are a popular bunch among tennis fans. As 2016 develops, a new character is forcing his way onto the ever-growing list of crowd-pleasing Frenchmen. […] READ MORE


French Women at Roland Garros

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As the second week of Roland Garros approaches the French women have produced expected results. Caroline Garcia seeded #31 lost in the opening round as she did last year. Where as last year Garcia succumbed to the pressures of playing her home slam she lost to the much more formidable opponent of Ana Ivanovic. This week […] READ MORE


French players soar on day 4 in Roland Garros.

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The French crowd were treated to some spectacular matches today in Paris, with all 5 of their male players in action on day 4 progressing into round three. Gilles Simon started off the French success with a straight-sets win over Slovakian Martin Klizan. The No. 12 seed opened up proceedings on court one, setting the […] READ MORE


How Will The French Women Fare at Roland Garros?

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For most teams home ice or home field is a clear advantage, with cheering fans serving as source of motivation and inspiration. In fact teams often fight hard at the end of the season so they can secure the home advantage for the playoffs. By contrast, tennis players seem to struggle under the pressure of their […] READ MORE