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Pre-Tournament Interview with Rafael Nadal - Roland Garros 2015

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal looks ahead to his French Open campaign.

Q. Just curious as to since you’ve come from Rome sort of your feeling on the clay here and being back in Paris and how practices have gone the last few days for you. 1,305 more words

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Top 5 Canadian moments at the French Open

As the 114th edition of the French Open begins, we’re revisiting the top five Canadian accomplishments at Roland-Garros.

5. Aleksandra Wozniak

Dubbed her best Grand Slam performance, … 376 more words


Djokovic Looms In Nadal's Toughest-Ever Draw At French Open

PARIS (CBSNewYork/AP) — The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris. 942 more words


Can Novak Djokovic dethrone Rafael Nadal from his historic French Open reign?

The draws for the 2015 French Open came out today and it’s hard to determine who got the worse draw: Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic. But they’re not the only ones with a tough route to the semifinals, with Serena Williams having a potential third-round date with Victoria Azarenka, Serena’s older sis getting Sloane Stephens in the first, as well as Maria Sharapova drawing the dangerous Kaia Kanepi in her opening match. 1,232 more words


Rafa Roundup: Sharapova full of praise for absolutely unbelievable Nadal


“When I come to Roland Garros, I always feel I am in the most important place of my career, without any doubt. 791 more words

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2015 French Open draw analysis

There will be no Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal French Open final in 2015. In fact, Djokovic vs. Nadal cannot even take place in the semifinals. 1,846 more words

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FRENCH OPEN 2015 Draw Preview, Part 1: Quarter of Reckoning

This time of year is special for tennis fans on two levels…the clay season ends with Roland Garros, the draw of which was released today… 1,179 more words