Running from the first week of January through late October's annual tour championships, the partnership includes Premier and International tournaments as well as the WTA Finals - representing more than 2, matches each season. Davis Cup Team after eight years in the position. Croatia Davis Cup Semifinal that took place in Croatia.
He couldn't contain himself, and who can blame him? What a moment. Borna Coric at RolandGarros just weeks after losing his father.
RG17 pic. Coric, a precocious year-old Croatian, fought bitterly in the , 8 , , 6 loss that lasted 3 hours, 53 minutes. Afterward, he took his disappointment out on his racket, crushing it into smithereens see video atop this page.
He then walked off the court, but not before tossing his water bottle. Petra Kvitova came up short, but she has reason to feel optimistic. The Czech was playing her first event since a horrific home-invasion attack that left deep cuts in every finger on her left hand.
Kvitota fell to American Bethanie Mattek-Sands 5 , 5. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic each won in straight sets. For Nadal, dominant wins are his kind of his thing on red clay. You guessed it: That's the most such W's all time, 11 more than a former dirt stalwart, Guillermo Vilas.
Rafael Nadal has won his first two matches at the French Open with extreme ease. The only loss by an American was Madison Brengle , who fell to No.
Tsonga: "There are victories. There are disappointments Last week I won my 1st-ever clay tournament. And today I lost at the French Open.