Iga Swiatek Wins French Open, Becomes Poland’s First Singles Grand Slam Champion

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Iga Swiatek enjoyed a moment to savour in Paris, storming past an injured Sofia Kenin 6-4 6-1 to win the French Open and become the first Pole to win a Grand Slam title in singles. Despite having arrived at the tournament in indifferent form, Swiatek was superb throughout the fortnight in Paris, recording a number […] READ MORE



French Open Women’s Final Predictions: Sofia Kenin vs Iga Swiatek

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We have reached the women’s final at the French Open. American Sofia Kenin will face off against only the second Grand Slam finalist from Poland, Iga Swiatek. This match should be a great contrast of styles between the defensive, counter-punching Kenin and the powerful baseliner Swiatek. Who will win? Our writers share their thoughts. Predicting […] READ MORE


Rampant Swiatek Blazes Past Podoroska for Place in First Slam Final

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Before this French Open Nadia Podoroska’s best showing in a grand slam tournament was a first round loss at the US Open in 2016. The challenge of defeating Iga Swiatek, who has not lost lost more than five games in a match at Roland Garros this year was always a tall order. Rampant Swiatek Blazes […] READ MORE


French Open Women’s Semifinals Predictions: Sofia Kenin vs Petra Kvitova and Iga Swiatek vs Nadia Podoroska

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Thursday is women’s semifinals day at the French Open. Four women remain to vie for the crown here. Two women (Sofia Kenin and Petra Kvitova) have won a Major before. No one remaining has won the French Open before, so we’re guaranteed a first-time Roland Garros champion. Predicting the semifinals are Damian Kust, Andrew Watson, […] READ MORE


Nadia Podoroska On The Edge Of Grand Slam History

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Arriving at the French Open, Nadia Podoroska had never been past the first round at a Grand Slam. She now finds herself in the semifinals at the French Open. Now, having already equalled her compatriot, Gabriela Sabatini’s runs to the last four in 1985, 1987, 1991 and 1992, she will seek to reach her first […] READ MORE



Simona Halep Upset By Iga Swiatek at the French Open

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Barely 18 months ago on this very court, Simona Halep gave a harsh dose of reality to Iga Swiatek, crushing the young Pole 6-1 6-0 in just 45 minutes in the fourth round. A year later, the two players found themselves playing the opposite roles, in what proved to be a stunning reverse for the Romanian. […] READ MORE


French Open Day 8 Women’s Predictions Including Simona Halep vs Iga Swiatek

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Only sixteen players remain in the 2020 French Open as we reach the second week of this prestigious event. On Sunday, the players from the top half of the draw will play their fourth-round matches. One of them will be the top-seeded Simona Halep, who will take on Iga Swiatek in a rematch of their […] READ MORE


French Open Day 6 Women’s Predictions Including Iga Swiatek vs Eugenie Bouchard

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We start the third round of the French Open on Friday. Day 6 will see eight women’s matches, and we’re predicting all of them for you. We’re looking at four matches in this article, and four in a second article. Predicting these matches today are Jim Smith, Damian Kust, and Sean Judge. French Open Day […] READ MORE