As Rafael Nadal's body continues to disastrously break down, we are left to wonder whether he'll ever win another major.
If anyone understands the dynamics of a five-setter, it's John Isner, who used his marathon-match experience to reach the second week in Paris.
With the withdrawal of Roger Federer before the French Open started, and now Rafael Nadal, the greatest era the men's game has ever known is continuing its slow, inexorable glide down.
John Isner did his part, but countryman Jack Sock lost in five sets to prevent the U.S. from getting two men into the fourth round of the French Open for the first time since 2001.
Shelby Rogers upset two-time Wimbledon champ and 10th-seeded Petra Kvitova at the French Open on Friday to advance to the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in her career.
World No.1 Novak Djokovic described French Open third round opponent Aljaz Bedene as a "good guy" -- but the world No.1 should be wary of what awaits in Paris.
Fourth-seeded Rafael Nadal, who has won a record nine titles at Roland Garros, withdrew from the French Open on Friday with a left wrist injury.
After fighting through the opening two rounds at Roland Garros with five-set victories, Andy Murray enjoyed a more straightforward win against Ivo Karlovic in Paris.
How do you stop the Williams sisters' dominance so far at Roland Garros? How about pitting each of them against talented French opponents who will have staunch support from the Parisian crowd.
American Shelby Rogers, ranked 108th in the world, upset No. 10 seed Petra Kvitova to reach the fourth round of the French Open.
With so much of the focus on the younger generation of players, it's easy to take the Williams sisters for granted. We're here to say ... don't.
Serena Williams has avoided any drama thus far, losing only five total games in two matches as the world No. 1 advanced at the French Open.
There just wasn't a lot to like about the way Eugenie Bouchard played Thursday at the French Open, which is discouraging news for a player who can't seem to stop her slump.
Maria Sharapova, suspended since March for testing positive for the banned substance meldonium, has been included by Russia on its preliminary Olympic team.
British No.2 wins five-set thriller to reach third round of a Grand Slam for the first time - but could now face Novak Djokovic in Paris.
Rafael Nadal cruised into the third round of the French Open, winning his 200th career Grand Slam match to become just the eighth man to reach that milestone.
Until recently, Serena Williams was having a year to forget, yet the gap between her and the field still widened.
Golf is back at the Olympics with stars such as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth, but few have a tale to match that of the last champion, George Lyon.
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