May 2014

  • dgec
  • 31 May 2014
  • 10:05
Simona Halep continued her serene progress through the Roland Garros draw with a 6-3, 6-0 win over María-Teresa Torró-Flor on Saturday. The Plot Twelve months ago, Halep was ranked outside the Top 50...
  • dgec
  • 31 May 2014
  • 10:05
On Saturday at Roland Garros, the best weather to greet the tournament coincided with the best women’s match of the 2014 event so far. A glorious slug-fest, spanning more than three hours, saw Petra...
  • dgec
  • 31 May 2014
  • 10:05
It’s been a long time between drinks for Lucie Safarova. Seven years since her team was last toasting a fourth-round berth at Roland Garros the Czech leftie has equalled her best run on the clay with...
  • dgec
  • 31 May 2014
  • 10:05
The best player on the Tour never to have won a Slam. It’s an unenviable burden Jelena Jankovic has had to bear since the retirements of Russian pair Elena Dementieva and Dinara Safina. Eight years...
  • ontennis
  • 31 May 2014
  • 09:05
Andy Murray must come back on Sunday to try to finish off Philipp Kohlschreiber after play was suspended for darkness at 7-7 in the fifth set of their third-round match at Roland Garros. The pair...
  • ontennis
  • 31 May 2014
  • 09:05
Yesterday, it was exactly five years since Rafael Nadal endured his one and only defeat at Roland Garros, going down in four sets to an inspired Robin Soderling. And judging by his admission of back...