Novak Djokovic: “I threw a racket on the ground and it slipped and almost hit the line umpire. I was lucky there.” Photograph: Stephan Mueller/EPA

The French Open was lambasted as “one big circus” by Tomas Berdych yesterday as soggy weather once again exasperated players seeking a foothold in the(...)

Spain’s Rafael Nadal serves  to Argentina’s Facundo Bagnis during their  second round match at the Roland Garros. Photograph: Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images

A dominant Rafael Nadal reached one career milestone on Wednesday but the nature of the Spaniard’s passage through the early rounds suggests his eyes(...)

Andy Murray  wipes his face during his men’s singles second-round match against Mathias Bourgue of France at the French Open at Roland Garros in Paris. Photograph: Yoan Valat/EPA

Andy Murray survived a five-set rollercoaster for the second successive match to scrape through to the third round of the French Open. After coming f(...)

 Andy Murray celebrates after beating Spain’s David Ferrer in the quarter-final of the French Open at Roland Garros in Paris. Photograph: Caroline Blumberg/Epa

Andy Murray continued his outstanding run on clay with a 7-6, 6-2, 5-7, 6-1 win over David Ferrer to book a place in the semi-finals of the French Op(...)

Serena Williams is through to the semi-finals of the French Open after a straight sets win over Sara Errani. Photograph: Afp

For a while on Wednesday, Serena Williams seemed ageless – and almost unfairly too powerful for her opponent, as she beat the Italian Sara Errani 6-1,(...)

Andy Murray is through to the last eight of the French Open after a four set win over Jérémy Chardy. Photograph: Reuters

Andy Murray knows he needs to lift his game appreciably if he is to go much further in the 2015 French Open. He got out of the fourth round by drawing(...)

Germany’s Julia Görges serves against Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki during the women’s second round match at the French  Open at  Roland Garros in Paris. Photo:  Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images

The pre-tournament shortlist of favourites for the French Open women’s crown continues to shrink and for a while it looked as though the name of top s(...)

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia celebrates after beating Simona Halep of Romania during their women’s singles match at the French Open  in Paris. Photo: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

It is nearly eight months since Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, then 32, shocked tennis, New York and a host of people who had forgotten who she was by finishi(...)

Andy Murray celebrates winning his  singles match against Philipp Kohlschreiber at the French Open. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

Andy Murray survived his fifth-set shoot-out with Philipp Kohlschreiber to reach the fourth round of the French Open.The Wimbledon champion returned t(...)

Serena Williams at full stretch during her second round defeat to  Garbine Muguruza of Spain. Photograph: EPA

A tournament of upsets got the biggest of the lot as defending champion Serena Williams sensationally lost to Spaniard Garbine Muguruza in the second (...)

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