The Early Lead: French Open


Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 06/09/2013

Rafael Nadal wins eighth French Open

David Ferrer, a shirtless intruder and rain are no deterrent.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:01 PM ET, 06/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Ferrer, French Open, Rafael Nadal, Tennis

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 06/09/2013

Fan with lighted flare rushes court in Rafael Nadal's French Open final

Shirtless, masked man with a lighted flare is subdued by security.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:24 AM ET, 06/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  French Open, Rafael Nadal, Tennis

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 06/08/2013

Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova in French Open final

EARLY LEAD | Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova in straight sets to become the second woman to win all four Grand Slams twice.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:06 AM ET, 06/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  French Open, Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Tennis

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 06/06/2013

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova to play in French Open final

Williams crushes Sara Errani in 46 minutes.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:55 PM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  French Open, Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Tennis

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Ovechkin plays love games at French Open

Capitals star offers support for his fiancee in Paris.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:04 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, French Open, Maria Kirilenko, Tennis

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Roger Federer falls to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in French Open

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reaches the semifinals in Roland Garros with a straight-sets win over Roger Federer.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:37 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  French Open, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Roger Federer, Tennis

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 06/04/2013

Serena Williams struggles but wins French Open quarterfinal

Svetlana Kuznetsova can't keep up with the world's No. 1 player.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:22 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  French Open, Serena Williams, Tennis

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 05/22/2013

French Open 2013: Andy Murray is out, focuses on Wimbledon

Back injury flared up during the Italian Open last week.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:41 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andy Murray, French Open, Wimbledon