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From The42 World number 72 stuns Novak Djokovic to reach French Open semi-finals Roland Garros

World number 72 stuns Novak Djokovic to reach French Open semi-finals

Marco Cecchinato made history in Paris on Tuesday and will face Dominic Thiem for a place in the final.

From The42 'Super exciting' - Positive update from Williams following French Open withdrawal On The Up

'Super exciting' - Positive update from Williams following French Open withdrawal

A day after pulling out of the French Open through injury, Serena Williams has hinted at a positive prognosis from her doctor.

From The42 Serena Williams withdraws from French Open ahead of Sharapova showdown French Open

Serena Williams withdraws from French Open ahead of Sharapova showdown

The 23-time grand slam singles champion will remain in Paris to undergo further treatment.

From The42 Comeback king Zverev and Djokovic on Roland Garros collision course French Open

Comeback king Zverev and Djokovic on Roland Garros collision course

Zverev has reached his first Grand Slam quarter-final, while Djokovic cruises into his 12th French Open quarter.

From The42 Djokovic dismisses on-court problems when there 'are people starving to death' Perspective

Djokovic dismisses on-court problems when there 'are people starving to death'

The Serb advanced to the third round of the French Open but was far from his best.

From The42 Serena Williams says French Open catsuit makes her feel like a 'warrior princess' and a 'superhero' Feeling Good

Serena Williams says French Open catsuit makes her feel like a 'warrior princess' and a 'superhero'

The former world number one also says the suit helps combat some of the health issues she has experienced since giving birth.

From The42 Defending champion crashes out of French Open on opening day at Roland Garros Clay Court Season

Defending champion crashes out of French Open on opening day at Roland Garros

Jelena Ostapenko’s title defence ended with a whimper, as men’s fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov comfortably advanced to the second round.

From The42 Roger Federer suggests Serena Williams could be the greatest tennis player of all-time Goat

Roger Federer suggests Serena Williams could be the greatest tennis player of all-time

“She became one of the greatest, if not the greatest tennis player of all time.”

From The42 Britain's first female Wimbledon semi-finalist in 39 years suffers shock defeat at US Open Upset

Britain's first female Wimbledon semi-finalist in 39 years suffers shock defeat at US Open

Johanna Konta was ousted by Serbia’s 78th-ranked Aleksandra Krunic.

From The42 Paul Dunne impresses as Fleetwood storms to French Open title Impressive

Paul Dunne impresses as Fleetwood storms to French Open title

There was less positive news for Shane Lowry, however, as the Offaly native previously missed the cut.

From The42 'I have doubts every day:' Nadal explains the mentality behind his French Open victory History Maker

'I have doubts every day:' Nadal explains the mentality behind his French Open victory

It has been far from plain sailing for Rafael Nadal in recent years and he credits his response to those troubles with his resurgence.

From The42 Perfect 10 for Rafael Nadal as he cruises to record-breaking French Open title Flawless

Perfect 10 for Rafael Nadal as he cruises to record-breaking French Open title

It was a 15th Grand Slam crown in all for the Spaniard.

From The42 Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win French Open Ace

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win French Open

The Latvian is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title.

From The42 Clinical Rafael Nadal outclasses Dominic Thiem to reach French Open final Tennis

Clinical Rafael Nadal outclasses Dominic Thiem to reach French Open final

Thiem was no match for Nadal on Court Philippe Chatrier, as the Spaniard reached the French Open final.

From The42 Wawrinka ends Murray's French Open challenge to book final spot after five-set thriller Stan The Man

Wawrinka ends Murray's French Open challenge to book final spot after five-set thriller

The world number was beaten in today’s first semi-final at Roland Garros.

From The42 Latvian underdog continues remarkable run into French Open final on 20th birthday Major Shock

Latvian underdog continues remarkable run into French Open final on 20th birthday

Jelena Ostapenko is the first unseeded player to reach the Roland Garros decider since 1983, where she will face Romania’s Simona Halep.

From The42 'It looked like he just didn't want to be out there': McEnroe blasts Djokovic Decline

'It looked like he just didn't want to be out there': McEnroe blasts Djokovic

The Serb’s reign at Roland Garros came to a surprising end yesterday.

From The42 Murray recovers from slow start to advance to his fifth French Open semi-final It's A Wrap

Murray recovers from slow start to advance to his fifth French Open semi-final

He’ll play Stan Wawrinka on Friday for a place in the decider.

From The42 Nadal matches Federer's record at French Open as he powers into quarters Roland Garros

Nadal matches Federer's record at French Open as he powers into quarters

The Spaniard made light work of Roberto Bautista Agut.

From The42 Son of former Dublin manager produces stunning comeback win at French Open Remember The Name This post contains videos

Son of former Dublin manager produces stunning comeback win at French Open

Simon Carr lost the first set 6-0 but won the next two to advance to the second round.

From The42 It's a tarp! Freak accident with court covers forces French Open withdrawal French Open

It's a tarp! Freak accident with court covers forces French Open withdrawal

David Goffin will leave Roland Garros.

From The42 Everyone fell in love with Juan Martin Del Potro a little more after this sporting moment Ace
From The42 French player banned from Roland Garros for kissing female reporter during interview Au Revoir This post contains videos

French player banned from Roland Garros for kissing female reporter during interview

Maxime Hamou grabbed Eurosport journalist Maly Thomas around the neck and shoulders while she questioned him.

From The42 Kvitova makes emotional return at French Open after harrowing knife attack Brave

Kvitova makes emotional return at French Open after harrowing knife attack

The two-time Wimbledon champion made her comeback at Roland Garros this morning.

From The42 Saving my fingers and life were the biggest battle, says Kvitova ahead of comeback at French Open Tennis

Saving my fingers and life were the biggest battle, says Kvitova ahead of comeback at French Open

The Czech star feared she may not play tennis again after being stabbed in December, but she is back on the court this weekend.

From The42 Djokovic hires Andre Agassi as new coach in bid to rediscover best form Partnership

Djokovic hires Andre Agassi as new coach in bid to rediscover best form

The Serb announced the appointment after being stunned in the ATP World Tour Masters final in Rome.

From The42 Maria Sharapova denied French Open wild card Rejection

Maria Sharapova denied French Open wild card

The former world number one will miss the tournament for the second year in a row.

From The42 Rafa looks the man to beat in French Open after easing to 10th Barcelona success Clay King

Rafa looks the man to beat in French Open after easing to 10th Barcelona success

The Spaniard is in a rich vein of form at the moment.

From The42 Former world number one Ana Ivanovic retires from tennis at age of 29 Injury Issues

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic retires from tennis at age of 29

The 2008 French Open winner announced her decision on Facebook this evening.

From The42 Gael Monfils roundly booed and accused of not trying in bizarre US Open semi-final Strange Days

Gael Monfils roundly booed and accused of not trying in bizarre US Open semi-final

World number one and defending champion Djokovic prevailed 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 ultimately.

From The42 McIlroy has to settle for third as Thongchai Jaidee storms to victory French Open

McIlroy has to settle for third as Thongchai Jaidee storms to victory

A level par final round sees McIlroy finish in third.

From The42 Inconsistent McIlroy embarks on remarkable birdie blitz to stay in contention in France French Open

Inconsistent McIlroy embarks on remarkable birdie blitz to stay in contention in France

The Northern Irishman is two shots off the pace heading into Sunday’s final round.

From The42 Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through Upset

Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through

The world number one suffered his earliest loss at a Slam since the 2009 French Open.

From The42 Magnificent McIlroy back in swing of things and takes share of lead in France Return Of The Mac

Magnificent McIlroy back in swing of things and takes share of lead in France

And the world number four has won the last three times he has held or shared the 36-hole lead.

From The42 McIlroy scrambles even-par round after finding water twice in France Mixed Bag

McIlroy scrambles even-par round after finding water twice in France

The world number four has been making some changes to his swing.

From The42 Djokovic joins elite list with four-set victory against Murray in French Open final Super Serb

Djokovic joins elite list with four-set victory against Murray in French Open final

The Serb overcame a slow start to finally claim that elusive title at Roland Garros.

From The42 Murray sends defending champion packing to reach first French Open final Breaking The Mould

Murray sends defending champion packing to reach first French Open final

The Scot defeated Stan Wawrinka in four sets to become the first British man to reach the final at Roland Garros in 79 years.

From The42 'I was lucky I wasn't disqualified' - Djokovic on racquet that nearly hit official Quite A Racquet This post contains videos

'I was lucky I wasn't disqualified' - Djokovic on racquet that nearly hit official

But the world number one made light work of Tomas Berdych to book a semi-final spot against rising Austrian star Dominic Thiem.

From The42 Emotional Nadal withdraws from French Open as injury strikes again Rafa

Emotional Nadal withdraws from French Open as injury strikes again

‘It’s a tough moment but it’s not the end.’

From The42 Controversial tennis star Tomic regrets '$10 million' outburst Mistake

Controversial tennis star Tomic regrets '$10 million' outburst

The player is trying to repair his public image as he prepares for the second round of the French Open.