Robin Soderling of Sweden salutes the fans after beating Rafael Nadal at the French Open in 2009. Photo: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

Martina Navratilova, commentating for television at the time, described it “as one of the greatest upsets in Grand Slam history,” as she struggled to (...)

Rafael Nadal beat David Goffin to reach the fourth round of the French Open. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty

Rafael Nadal dropped a set at the French Open for only the second time since 2015 but recovered to beat David Goffin and reach the fourth round. The (...)

World number one  Novak Djokovic uses an umbrella as he checks out the conditions at Roland Garros in Paris. Photograph: Yoan Valat/EPA

Fans spent more time looking at the murky Parisian sky then watching tennis yesterday as French Open organisers were accused of “not caring about the (...)

Rafael Nadal of Spain poses with his trophy  near the Eiffel Tower, a day after winning the men’s singles final.   Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes

Rafael Nadal’s incredible records at the French Open can be matched because he is “not special”, according to his coach and uncle Toni. Nadal fought(...)