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Serena Williams advanced to the fourth round at the French Open by beating Sorana Cirstea 6-0, 6-2 Friday.
Williams, a 15-time Grand Slam champion, seeks her first French Open title since 2002. She hasn't reached the semifinal since 2003.
Ranked No. 1, Williams has won a career-best 27 consecutive matches. Since losing in the first round a year ago at Roland Garros, Williams...
(May 31, 2013) No. 1 Serena Williams is into the fourth round of the French Open. The 15-time major champion beat Sorana Cirstea 6-0, 6-2 on Friday. Friday’s win extends her career-best win streak to 27 as she moves into the round of 16. Williams is now a dominating 70-3 since falling in the first [...]
Often-criticized American tennis is showing fire early on the red clay of Roland Garros.
Top-seeded Serena Williams rolling along at the French Open is no surprise -- even though she lost in the first round last year and hasn't won this title since 2012 -- but she's certainly not the only US player off to a good start.
Jamie Hampton continued a strong clay-court run with...
(May 29, 2013) No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 seed Roger Federer ran over their respective opponents to both reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday. Serena Williams extended a person-best winning streak to 26 with a 6-1, 6-2 victory of French wild card Caroline Garcia. Two years ago Garcia gave [...]
It feels like forever since I've sat down to analyse the most important factor in Grand Slam tennis: the fashion. But it is time for me to cast my eyes over what the stars are wearing at what is usually the least fashionable Grand Slam. Perhaps it's the awkward coloured clay, or maybe nobody feels they can look as good as the French so they don't bother trying. Who knows...
Roland Garros Roundup takes you through the Slam’s hot stories of the day, both on and off the court.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the RG Lab
Shot of the Day: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeated Jarkko Nieminen in straight sets today, 7-6(6), 6-4, 6-3, and later the Frenchman showed off his colorful mask, part of the “Tournoi des Masques” activity at RG Lab where kids can design their own...
ROLAND GARROS Paris, France May 26-June 9, 2013 Red Clay/Outdoors Results – Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Women’s Singles – Second Round (1) Serena Williams (USA) d. (WC) Caroline Garcia (FRA) 61 62 (4) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) d. Mallory Burdette (USA) 63 62 (5) Sara Errani (ITA) d. Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) 61 61 (8) Angelique Kerber [...]