Rafael Nadal beat David Ferrer in the French Open final, overcoming poor weather and disruptions by protesters today to become the first man to win the same tennis Grand Slam eight times.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal took a two-set lead in the French Open final with fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal took the first set of his French Open final with fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.
Serena Williams won in straight sets against defending champion Maria Sharapova at the French Open for her 16th Grand Slam singles tennis title. Now she’s focusing on Wimbledon and Roger Federer’s mark.
Serena Williams dethroned defending champion Maria Sharapova to claim her first French Open title in more than a decade.
Serena Williams was in tears and at one of the lowest points in her career, her earliest Grand Slam defeat.
Former Senator John Breaux said tennis taught him “how to handle winning and losing.”
Roger Federer’s self belief didn’t waver, even when the titles started to go to younger players.
Andy Murray enters the Australian Open with confidence and a swagger after finally winning his first Grand Slam tennis singles championship.
"Ivan Lendl was the perfect, perfect fit for Andy Murray because Andy Murray's attitude and demeanor on the court has completely changed."
- Chris Evert on Jan 10, 2013