Roland Garros 2019: Barty breezes to first major as Rafa again reigns supreme over Thiem

It’s been another great tournament in Paris, we’ve had some rain, wind and plenty of fire. The second week continued where the first left off, namely dramatic matches of high quality and plenty of shocks and surprises along with some constants. There was yet again a continuation too of the strength in feign of the […]

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Roland Garros 2019: Pliskova falls amid classic matches that went the distance in the dark on Day 6

More seeds exited Paris today, but the tournament is not (yet) any worse for it – the classic encounters just keep on coming. Men Of the men, Wawrinka and Tsitsipas couldn’t finish their matches against Dimitrov and Krajinov in two stunning encounters. But both remain two sets up and in control. Rafa and Roger both […]

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Roland Garros 2019: Osaka, Halep and Zverev taken the distance in a high quality Day 3

The final act of this strange three-day first round structure saw some decent match-ups across the board and served as another reminder of the rude health of the women’s tour. Contenders Sascha Zverev was first up on Chatrier and he was both at times his brilliant best and still managed to look passive. John Millman […]

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