Federer Returns To Roland Garros

Roger Federer is back. After a three-year absence, the 2009 champion returned to Roland Garros on Sunday with a straightforward 6-2, 6-2, 6-4 win against Italian Lorenzo Sonego. The Swiss broke five times and hit 36 winners to get off the court in less than two hours....
Felix Auger-Aliassime Withdraws From Roland Garros

Felix Auger-Aliassime Withdraws From Roland Garros

#NextGenATP Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime, who was the 25th seed, has withdrawn from Roland Garros due to a left adductor injury. Fellow #NextGenATP player Alejandro Davidovich Fokina takes his spot in the draw and will face Aussie Jordan Thompson in the first round....
Nishikori Reaches The Second Round At Roland Garros

Nishikori Reaches The Second Round At Roland Garros

Entering Sunday, Kei Nishikori had never lost a clay-court match against an opponent ranked as low as his first-round opponent at Roland Garros, World No. 153 Quentin Halys. That did not change. The Japanese star dismissed the Frenchman 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and...
Ruud, Popyrin Lead #NextGenATP Charge Sunday At Roland Garros

Ruud, Popyrin Lead #NextGenATP Charge Sunday At Roland Garros

A pair of #NextGenATP stars made a good start to the year’s second Grand Slam on Sunday, as Norwegian Casper Ruud and Aussie Alexei Popyrin advanced to the second round at Roland Garros. Ruud dismissed former World No. 10 and 2014 semi-finalist Ernests Gulbis 6-2,...
Pella's Biweekly Sessions Open Up ATP Success

Pella's Biweekly Sessions Open Up ATP Success

The best five months of Guido Pella’s career have brought a Roland Garros preamble like no other for the Argentine. For the first time, Pella is seeded at a Slam (19), and until now, he’s had one of the best clay-court seasons of anyone. He leads the ATP...

Cilic Cruises In Opener; Dimitrov Or Tipsarevic Awaits

Two-time quarter-finalist Marin Cilic easily avoided the upset bug on Sunday, day one of Roland Garros, with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-1 win against Italian Thomas Fabbiano of Italy. The Croatian, who has made the last eight the past two years, hit 13 aces and won 87 per cent of...