Nadal passes Sinner test to storm into French Open semi-finals

The Spaniard, also looking to match Roger Federer’s record of 20 Grand Slam men’s singles titles, was stretched by the 19-year-old Sinner as he set up a clash with Argentine Diego Schwartzman, who beat him in the Italian Open quarter-finals last month. Claycourt master Rafael Nadal passed his first real …

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Roland Garros | A cold, damp start to a pandemic-hit Major

Roland Garros got underway in the “ridiculous” cold of Paris on Sunday still in the grip of the coronavirus which organisers had hoped they would escape by unilaterally pushing back the clay court Grand Slam event by four months. Play started with the tournament’s new retractable roof closed over Court …

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