Roland Garros Roundup takes you through the Slamâs hot stories of the day, both on and off the court.
Maria Sharapova roars her way to the Roland Garros final as defending champion.
Shot of the Day:Â After a relatively easy first set, Maria Sharapova faced an uphill battle for the rest of her match against Victoria Azarenka. The Russian droppedÂ the second set and blew three match points up 5-2 in the third, before winning on an ace, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4.
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal ready to lock horns: Doug Robson of USA Today reminds us that, âAt the start of the French Open, Novak Djokovic asked reporters not to mention his draw.â Now, as most expected, Djokovic will be squaring off for the 35th time against none other than the King of ClayâRafael Nadalâa situation he cannot avoid anymore. Nadal has talked about his preference for hotter conditions stating, âFor us itâs better to play with sun because the ball spins more.â Djokovic knows this is the biggest test either will face durin...