Unseeded Barbora Krejcikova wins First Grand Slam Title at French Open

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Unseeded Czech Barbora Krejcikova achieved a rare feat at Roland Garros, winning her first Grand Slam title 6-1 2-6 6-4 over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, who was also contesting her first Grand Slam final. With both players in uncharted waters (Pavlyuchenkova had never advanced beyond the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam, while Krejcikova had never made it […] READ MORE


Rafael Nadal denies Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open

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For a moment, it looked like Dominic Thiem’s long awaited ascension to the clay-court throne was at hand. After dropping a thrilling first set, in which he had at one point led by a break, the Austrian fourth seed had dug his heels in to stay alive in the second, before striking late to take […] READ MORE


Ash Barty Wins First Career Grand Slam The 2019 French Open

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Australia’s Ash Barty won her first career Grand Slam title (in singles) at the 2019 French Open. Barty eased past teenager Marketa Vondrousova 6-1 6-3 in a match that lasted less than an hour and fifteen minutes. Barty is the first Australian RG champion since Margaret Court in 1973. In the opening set Barty broke […] READ MORE





French Open Men’s Final Predictions Rafael Nadal vs Dominic Thiem

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Sunday’s French Open men’s final between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem is a matchup of contrasts. Thiem is a rising star who is looking to join the game’s elite with his maiden Grand Slam title (in his first slam final). Nadal is a legendary veteran bidding for an 11th Roland Garros men’s singles title, to […] READ MORE


Sloane Stephens Doesn’t Shy Away from the Moment at Roland Garros

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There aren’t too many players that can say they’ve experienced playing in the quarterfinals or better at every Slam at just 25 years old. American Sloane Stephens typically finds herself playing her best tennis when the stakes are the highest. After winning the 2017 US Open, Stephens went on to lose eight straight matches. Throughout […] READ MORE