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French Open 2017: Kei Nishikori set to clash with Andy Murray in quarter-finals

Japanese star Kei Nishikori recovered from a dreadful start to beat veteran Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 in the French Open fourth round to reach a seventh Grand Slam quarter-final.

PTI | Jun 06, 2017 06:26 PM

2017 French Open: Marin Cilic breezes into quarterfinals post Kevin Anderson retiring due to injury

Croat Marin Cilic eased his way into the quarterfinals of the French Open after his opponent Kevin Anderson retired midway in the second set owing to a leg injury.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 06, 2017 11:28 AM

French Open 2017: Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski defeat Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig in straight sets, reach Mixed Doubles semifinals

Rohan Bopanna and Dabrowski displayed some stunning moves to dominate the match since the beginning and didn't offer any reprieve to Sania Mirza and Dodig.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 06, 2017 12:31 AM

French Open 2017: Stanislas Wawrinka defeats Gael Monfils in straight sets to march into quarter finals

Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Gael Monfils and is now all set to face Marin Cilic in the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday

News Nation Bureau | Jun 05, 2017 10:50 PM

2017 French Open: Andy Murray overpowers Karen Khachanov in straight sets to march into quarterfinals

World Number One Andy Murray overpowered Karen Khachanov in straight sets on Monday to make it to the quarterfinals at Roland Garros on Monday.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 05, 2017 06:38 PM

Ramkumar Ramanathan defeats Raymond Sarmeinto to win ITF Futures title in Singapore

Indian tennis player Ramkumar Ramanathan outplayed Raymond Sarmiento of the USA in straight sets to win the USD 15,000 ITF men's Futures tennis title.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 05, 2017 06:09 PM

2017 French Open: Rafael Nadal brushes aside fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut to march into quarterfinals

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal kept his hopes alive for a tenth title at Roland Garros as he brushed aside fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut in straight sets to march into the quarterfinals.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 05, 2017 10:58 AM

2017 French Open: Djokovic beats Ramos-Vinolas in straight sets to set up mouthwatering quarter-final clash with Dominic Thiem

Defending champion Novak Djokovic breezed into the French Open quarter-finals on Sunday after overpowering claycourt specialist Alberto Ramos-Vinolas 7-6(5) 6-1 6-3.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 05, 2017 10:39 AM

French Open 2017: Sania Mirza storms into mixed doubles quarters

Sania Mirza stormed into the quarterfinals of mixed doubles event as she and her partner Ivan Dodig of Croatia notched up a commanding win over their opponents at the French Open here today.

PTI | Jun 04, 2017 10:54 PM

2017 French Open: Raja-Sharan pair overcome stiff challenge from Marach-Pavic to march into men's doubles pre-quarterfinals

The Indian doubles team of Purav Raja and Divij Sharan overcame a stiff challenge from the 15th-seeded Austrian-Croat pair of Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic to enter the men's doubles pre- quarterfinals...

News Nation Bureau | Jun 02, 2017 12:24 PM

2017 French Open: Nadal, Djokovic breeze into third round, Muguruza overcomes stiff resistance from Kontaveit

French Open title contenders Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic breezed into round three at Roland Garros, while women's defending champion Garbine Muguruza survived a second-round scare.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 01, 2017 10:54 AM

French Open 2017: Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna advance; Sania Mirza knocked out in first round

Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes on Wednesday crossed the first-round hurdle in men’s doubles with their respective partners while Sania Mirza crashed out of the women’s doubles after a first-round...

News Nation Bureau | May 31, 2017 10:54 PM

2017 French Open: Nadal, Djokovic secure easy wins in opening round, Muguruza triumphs over Francesca Schiavone

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal launched his French Open campaign in convincing style with a straight set victory over Benoit Paire in the opening round

News Nation Bureau | May 30, 2017 11:35 AM

2017 French Open: Title contenders Nadal, Djokovic to open their campaigns at Roland Garros

Record nine-time champion Rafael Nadal and defending champion Novak Djokovic shall start their campaigns at the French Open when they play their opening round fixtures at Roland Garros on Monday.

News Nation Bureau | May 29, 2017 02:55 PM

2017 French Open: Petra Kvitova wins her first match following knife attack

Petra Kvitova swept aside American Julia Boserup 6-3 6-2 in her first match since suffering career-threatening injuries to her left playing hand when she tackled an intruder at her home in the eastern...

News Nation Bureau | May 29, 2017 11:04 AM