Tennis

Specators wait under an umbrella as rain delayed the start of quarterfinal matches of the French Open tennis tournament to start at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 05, 2019 - 10:52 am
PARIS (AP) — Rain washed out the entire schedule at the French Open on Wednesday, the second time since 2000 a full day of play at the tournament was lost to showers. Two men's quarterfinals and two women's quarterfinals were postponed until Thursday, when the forecast calls for clouds but no...
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Spectators with umbrellas stroll as rain delayed the start of quarterfinal matches of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 05, 2019 - 10:43 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 4:30 p.m. Play has been canceled for the day at the French Open because of heavy rain. The French tennis federation says all tickets for Wednesday's matches will be fully refunded. ___ 4 p.m. Rain is still delaying the start of play...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning his quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Japan's Kei Nishikori in three sets, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 04, 2019 - 12:58 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 6:52 p.m. Rafael Nadal has advanced to a record-extending 12th Roland Garros semifinal with a 6-1, 6-1, 6-3 win over Kei Nishikori. "I'm very satisfied, it's incredible, lots of emotions," Nadal said. "To be back in the semifinals is...
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Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a shot against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 04, 2019 - 2:42 am
PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals. Wawrinka beat Federer in straight sets in their last Roland Garros meeting at the same stage four years ago. Until last week, that 2015 match...
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Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates winning his fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Italy's Fabio Fognini in four sets, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5), at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 03, 2019 - 12:39 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Alexander Zverev has reached the quarterfinals for the second straight year. The fifth-seeded Zverev rallied past ninth-seeded Fabio Fognini 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (5). It marked the third time in four matches that Zverev has...
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Japan's Kei Nishikori plays a shot against France's Benoit Paire during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 03, 2019 - 12:13 pm
PARIS (AP) — When it comes to the deciding set, count on Kei Nishikori. The Japanese player won his eighth consecutive five-set match on Monday to defeat Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-7 (8), 6-2, 6-7 (8), 7-5 over two days and set up a quarterfinal against defending champion Rafael Nadal at the French Open...
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Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka celebrates winning his fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas in five sets, 7-6 (8-6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 02, 2019 - 4:06 pm
PARIS (AP) — This is why Stan Wawrinka went through two operations on his left knee in the span of a month. Why he dealt with the rigors of rehabilitating that joint. Why he did all the work, on and off the court, required to get back on the grind, to raise his ranking from outside the top 250, to...
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Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka plays a shot against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 02, 2019 - 1:35 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 7:30 p.m. Stan Wawrinka edged Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6 (6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 after 5 hours, 9 minutes to reach the quarterfinals at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in two years. The 24th-seeded Wawrinka saved 22 of 27...
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Serena Williams of the U.S. screams during her third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sofia Kenin of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 02, 2019 - 8:59 am
PARIS (AP) — Maybe it was the daunting deficit Serena Williams faced in the French Open's third round. Maybe it was the way her 20-year-old American opponent, Sofia Kenin, was questioning line calls. Either way, as Williams attempted to start a comeback Saturday with a three-ace game, she followed...
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Japan's Naomi Osaka gets up after slipping during her third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 01, 2019 - 10:02 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Naomi Osaka's attempt at a third straight Grand Slam title is over. The top-ranked player struggled throughout a 6-4, 6-2 loss to Katerina Siniakova in the third round of the French Open. Siniakova is ranked No. 1 in doubles...
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