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It’s Nadal vs Thiem in French Open final

Ten-time champion Rafael Nadal reached his 11th French Open final on Friday when he demolished Juan Martin del Potro in straight sets, setting up a title showdown with Dominic Thiem, the only man to defeat him on clay in the last two years

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Djokovic stunned; Keys, Stephens set for semis

World number 72 Marco Cecchinato stunned Novak Djokovic in a French Open classic on Tuesday to set up a semi-final clash against Dominic Thiem, with Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys to meet in the women’s last four.

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Lago, Bayking sizzle

Sal Andrei Lago joined the growing roster of three-peat winners while Bliss Bayking sustained her winning ways as they shared the MVP honors in the PPS-PEPP Ormoc regional age-group tennis tournament at the Ormoc Midtown Tennis Courts recently.

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Nadal doesn’t ‘feel old’ after 900th win

Rafael Nadal said he doesn’t “feel old”, after moving a step closer to an incredible 11th French Open title on Monday by beating German Maximilian Marterer to reach the quarter-finals the day after his 32nd birthday.

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Zverev in dramatic win

PARIS (AFP) – German second seed Alexander Zverev and Novak Djokovic edged closer to a possible French Open semifinal clash of generations, with the youngster edging out Karen Khachanov and the former champion seeing off Fernando Verdasco in the last 16 on Sunday.

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Serena, Sharapova forge showdown

Serena Williams set up a mouth-watering French Open showdown against bitter rival Maria Sharapova on Saturday as Rafael Nadal kept his bid for an 11th title on track with a 16th successive win over childhood pal Richard Gasquet

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