Former champion Roger Federer fought back to beat Gilles Simon in five sets and keep alive his pursuit of a second French Open title.
Women’s top seed Serena Williams conceded four games to the world’s best doubles player as she moved to the quarterfinals of the French Open.
Fifth-seeded David Ferrer defeated South Africa’s Kevin Anderson in straight sets in the fourth round of tennis’s French Open.
Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova won rain-delayed second-round matches at the French Open and will play third-round opponents today.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands pulled off the biggest upset so far in the French Open women’s draw by ousting former champion Li Na as rain once again disrupted play.
Spain’s Tommy Robredo upset Kevin Anderson of South Africa in three sets to win the final of the ATP Grand Prix Hassan II tennis tournament in Casablanca, Morocco.
Second seed Novak Djokovic beat Kevin Anderson of South Africa to reach the third round of the Wimbledon tennis tournament.
The University of Maryland fired football coach Ralph Friedgen after an 8-4 campaign and a bowl invitation in his 10th season leading his alma mater.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic fought back from a set and 5-2 down to beat Stanislas Wawrinka over five sets in five hours at the Australian Open and advance to his 15th straight tennis Grand Slam quarterfinal.
Defending champion Roger Federer recovered from a two-sets-to-love deficit to defeat 60th-ranked Alejandro Falla in the opening round of Wimbledon.
"We have done so much with so little for so long."
- Kevin Anderson on Nov 19, 2012