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Roger Federer regains world number one ranking after Nick Kyrgios win

Roger Federer staged a 6-7 (2-7), 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) comeback on Saturday over Nick Kyrgios to reach the Stuttgart Cup final and take back the world number one ranking.

Rafael Nadal stays top of ATP pile with French Open repeat

Spain’s Rafael Nadal maintained his hold on top spot in the men’s ATP rankings Monday after his 11th French Open success.

Rafael Nadal, master of the impossible

If Benjamin Franklin were alive today, he'd have to amend his belief that death and taxes are life's only certainties and add a third -- Rafael Nadal winning the French Open.

Rafael Nadal wins 11th French Open title

Rafael Nadal claimed an 11th French Open title on Sunday with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 demolition of Dominic Thiem despite a worrying injury scare in the closing stages of the final.

Simona Halep defeats Sloane Stephens to win maiden Grand Slam at French Open

Simona Halep sealed her maiden Grand Slam title with a relentless performance to beat Sloane Stephens and win the French Open.

Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal’s 10 French Open triumphs

Rafael Nadal goes for an 11th French Open title on Sunday when he faces Dominic Thiem in the final.

Juan Martin del Potro has ‘nothing to lose’ against ‘king of clay’ Rafael Nadal

Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro said that he will have “nothing to lose” in his French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal on Friday, after not even knowing whether he would play in the days before the tournament.

Andy Murray’s Wimbledon hopes hit after tournament pull-out

Andy Murray’s hopes of being fit enough to play at Wimbledon have taken a fresh hit after he pulled out of his planned comeback next week in the Netherlands.

Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova eye French Open semi-finals

Rafael Nadal sets his sights on a 27th Grand Slam semi-final when he faces Diego Schwartzman of Argentina in the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday while Marin Cilic tackles Juan Martin del Potro in a battle of former US Open champions.

Serena Williams faces Wimbledon fight as Paris party falls flat

Serena Williams admits her dream of an eighth Wimbledon title could either be saved or shattered in a Paris doctor's office this week.

Serena Williams withdraws from French Open with injury

American Serena Williams withdrew from the French Open on Monday, shortly before she was due on court to face Maria Sharapova in a much-anticipated fourth round showdown.

American Madison Keys makes quarter-final history in Paris

American Madison Keys blazed into the French Open quarter-finals for the first time in her career with a 6-1 6-4 defeat of Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu on Sunday.

Serena v Sharapova – five classic matches

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will renew their bitter 14-year rivalry in the French Open last 16 on Monday, with the American dominating their record 19-2.

Ivan Rakitic: Lionel Messi would have won 50 Grand Slams if he played tennis

Lionel Messi is such a dominant sportsman he would have claimed 50 Grand Slam titles if he was a tennis player, says Barcelona team-mate Ivan Rakitic.

Maria Sharapova thrashes Karolina Pliskova to set up potential Serena Williams clash

Maria Sharapova set up a potential last-16 clash with Serena Williams by crushing sixth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-2, 6-1 in the French Open third round on Saturday.

Maria Sharapova makes Chatrier return, Rafael Nadal faces Richard Gasquet

Maria Sharapova will return to the showpiece Court Philippe Chatrier for the first time in three years against fellow former world number one Karolina Pliskova at Roland Garros on Saturday, while Rafael Nadal defends his 15-0 record over Richard Gasquet.

Serena Williams: I want to make my daughter proud of me

Serena Williams said she wants to make her daughter proud after fighting back to reach the French Open third round on Thursday.

Rafael Nadal powers into French Open third-round meeting with Richard Gasquet

Rafael Nadal stormed into the French Open third round on Thursday as he continued his bid for an 11th title by sweeping aside Argentinian Guido Pella 6-2, 6-1, 6-1.

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