Reuters.com is your source for breaking news, business, financial and investing news, including personal finance and stocks. Reuters is the leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to the world's media, financial institutions, businesses and individuals.
May 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the French Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday Pablo Carreno (Spain) beat Victor Estrella (Dominican Republic) 6-3 6-1 6-0 Jack Sock (U.S.) beat 10-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) 7-6(7) 6-2 6-3 Carlos Berlocq (Argentina) beat Illya Marchenko (Ukraine) 4-6 3-6 6-3 7-5 6-2 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat Jarkko Nieminen (Finland) 6-2 7-5 6-2 Andrea Arnaboldi (Italy) beat James Duckworth (A
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - The Eiffel Tower was still standing, the River Seine was flowing away to the sea and the traffic still clogged the Peripherique -- and Rafa Nadal still ruled Roland Garros on Tuesday.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Eugenie Bouchard's mediocre run continued when the sixth-seeded Canadian was knocked out of the French Open 6-4 6-4 in the first round by local favourite Kristina Mladenovic on Tuesday.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Tournament favourite Novak Djokovic beat Finnish veteran Jarkko Nieminen 6-2 7-5 6-2 on Tuesday, kicking off his quest for a first ever Paris trophy to add to his eight other grand slams.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Chasing a record-extending 10th French Open crown on the back of his worst claycourt season since prevailing for the first time, Rafa Nadal acknowledged another weakness on Tuesday -- his best shot is not that solid.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova, not a natural mover on clay, dug deep to reach the French Open second round by labouring to a 6-4 3-6 6-4 win over New Zealand's Marina Erakovic on Tuesday.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Roland Garros was abuzz as Rafa Nadal's belated first appearance at this year's French Open loomed but it was less celebrated Spaniard David Ferrer who was first in action on Tuesday, bustling through to the second round.
PARIS, May 26 (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova dug deep to reach the second round of the French Open as she laboured to a 6-4 3-6 6-4 victory against New Zealand's Marina Erakovic on Tuesday.
PARIS, May 25 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova got back in the groove at her happiest hunting ground while Andy Murray's growing love of clay blossomed as both posted easy first-round wins at the French Open on Monday.
PARIS, May 25 (Reuters) - Croatian Borna Coric and Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis led the teenage contingent in the men's draw at the French Open on Monday but American Frances Tiafoe's debut proved a brief one.
PARIS, May 25 (Reuters) - Former world number seven Gael Monfils is not feeling any extra weight of local expectation at the French Open, despite playing his home grand slam with a highest world ranking since a knee injury in 2012.