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Grass like quicksand for French Open champs

...grass really is for cows. For French Open men's champions, at least...The flamboyant Spaniard won the French Open three weeks ago, but failed to...grass-court neophyte. The other French Open finalist, Spaniard Alex Corretja...
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Brazilian wins French Open

...6-4, 6-2 Sunday to win the French Open and become the lowest ranked player...of nowhere to beat three former French Open champions en route to his first...third unseeded player to win the French Open, following Marcel Bernard in 1946...
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Capriati a heavy favorite in French Open final

...story for Jennifer Capriati at the French Open? "Find my Prince Charming...chapter has her playing in her first French Open final Saturday against 18-year-old...she won only three matches at the French Open. But so far this year she's...
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French amateur shares French Open lead

...France -- French amateur Eric Chaudouet shot a 6-under par 66 Thursday and shared the first-round lead of the French Open. Trying to become the first Frenchman to win the event in 24 years, Chaudouet was in a three-way tie with England's...
Italians' Fabio Fognini, Simone Bolelli break through in men's doubles Down Under

...The last Italians to win a men's doubles title at a major were Nicola Pietrangeli and Orlando Sirola at the 1959 French Open.Fognini and Bolelli had come close before, reaching the semifinals at the 2011 U.S. Open and 2013 Australian Open...
Sharapova cruises to Australian Open semifinals

...been playing so confidently and aggressively."The last time Sharapova and Bouchard met ? in the semifinals at the French Open last year ? Bouchard won the first set before Sharapova came back to take the next two. Shara pova then won the title...
Serena dominates Sharapova again to win Australian Open title

...Navratilova.No. 20 is her next objective, and her next chance is at the French Open.In other action, Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli became the first...title at a major were Nicola Pietrangeli and Orlando Sirola at the 1959 French Open.
Rafael Nadal isn't confident in his chances at Australian Open

...competition for most of the last six months of 2014, a year that also had its share of triumphs. Nadal won a record ninth French Open and three other titles in the first half of the year. And despite his subsequent absence, he finished 2014 in the...
Novak Djokovic cruises into Australian Open semifinals

...away from that opportunity, Djokovic was pleased to have added to his Grand Slam semifinal tally that started at the French Open in 2007."It never gets old being in the last four of a Grand Slam," Djokovic said.
Rafael Nadal wins opener in straight sets Down Under

...also advanced.Sharapova, the 2008 Australian Open champion, collected her fifth Grand Slam title by winning at the French Open last year and is determined to add more majors."It was definitely great to get a title in last week. I don't think...