Wimbledon in 2024: 10 to watch as Iga Swiatek, Carlos Alcaraz, Coco Gauff, Jannik Sinner descend on SW19 | Tennis News

The world’s best tennis players are descending on SW19 hoping for success at Wimbledon. Rafael Nadal is missing and Novak Djokovic battling to recover from knee surgery in time, but a host of contenders remain. Here are 10 players trying to follow in the footsteps of last year’s champions Carlos Alcaraz and Marketa Vondrousova… Iga…

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Iga Swiatek reinforces top spot in WTA rankings

Poland’s Iga Swiatek poses with the trophy the day after she won the women’s final match against Italy’s Jasmine Paolini, on day fifteen of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Complex in Paris on June 9, 2024. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP) French Open champion Iga Swiatek of Poland cemented her…

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Iga Swiatek: World No 1 is the ‘Queen of Clay’ but why can’t she master Wimbledon? | Tennis News

Iga Swiatek may be the ‘Queen of Clay’ but she’s been unable to take her form on the dirt and replicate it on grass and at Wimbledon. What does she have to do? Swiatek strengthened her reputation on clay by capturing a third straight French Open crown with a crushing 6-2 6-1 victory over Jasmine…

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Swiatek seals place among greats with ‘surreal’ 4th French Open

Poland’s Iga Swiatek celebrates her victory over Italy’s Jasmine Paolini after their women’s singles final match on Court Philippe-Chatrier on day fourteen of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Complex in Paris on June 8, 2024. (Photo by Emmanuel Dunand / AFP) Iga Swiatek secured her place among tennis greats on Saturday…

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Can Jasmine Paolini upset three-time Roland Garros champion Iga Swiatek in French Open final? | Tennis News

Jasmine Paolini faces mission impossible when she takes on world No 1 and defending champion Iga Swiatek in the French Open final on Saturday from 2pm [UK and Irish time]. While few would have bet against Swiatek reaching a third successive Paris final, Italian Paolini’s emergence from the other side of the draw was a…

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French Open: Order of play for day 10 at Roland Garros with Carlos Alcaraz and Iga Swiatek in action on Tuesday | Tennis News

Order of play for day 10 of the French Open with Coco Gauff, Iga Swiatek and Carlos Alcaraz in action. (All times are BST. Seeds in brackets) Court Philippe Chatrier From 10am (3) Coco Gauff (USA) v (8) Ons Jabeur (Tun), (1) Iga Swiatek (Pol) v (5) Marketa Vondrousova (Cze), (10) Grigor Dimitrov (Bul) v…

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Iga Swiatek: Three-time French Open champion crushes Anastasia Potapova 6-0 6-0 | Tennis News

World No 1 Iga Swiatek enjoyed a double bagel for breakfast in Paris, trouncing Anastasia Potapova 6-0 6-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the French Open. The three-time champion took to the court an hour early at 11am local time as organisers attempt to get the schedule back on track following all the rain delays.…

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French Open: Iga Swiatek survives Naomi Osaka challenge to come through Roland Garros thriller | Tennis News

World No 1 and defending champion Iga Swiatek survived match point before sneaking past Naomi Osaka 7-6 (7-1) 1-6 7-5 in the second round of the French Open on Wednesday. Osaka looked set to pull off her biggest win in years when she led the world No 1 and defending champion 5-2 in the third…

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French Open: Order of play from Roland Garros with Novak Djokovic, Iga Swiatek, Coco Gauff and Carlos Alcaraz headlining | Tennis News

Order of play for day three of the French Open where Novak Djokovic, Katie Boulter and Dan Evans are all in action at Roland Garros. (All times are BST. Seeds in brackets) Court Philippe Chatrier From 11.00 (7) Qinwen Zheng (Chn) v Alize Cornet (Fra), Felipe Meligeni Rodrigues Alves (Bra) v (7) Casper Ruud (Nor),…

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French Open 2024: Iga Swiatek to face Naomi Osaka at Roland Garros after opening win | Tennis News

Iga Swiatek set up a blockbuster clash with Naomi Osaka at the French Open after racing through her opening match in Paris. The world No 1 cruised past qualifier Leolia Jeanjean 6-1 6-2 on Monday to successfully launch her title defence at Roland Garros, where she is seeking a fourth title on the Paris clay.…

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