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Carlos Alcaraz owns 3 Grand Slam titles at age 21 and his Wimbledon title defense starts July 1

Carlos Alcaraz owns 3 Grand Slam titles at age 21 and his Wimbledon title defense starts July 1

Jun 10, 2024 / 3:02 am

PARIS (AP) — Carlos Alcaraz plans to continue his tradition of celebrating Grand Slam titles with tattoos by getting ink of the date he won his first French...

French Open director Amélie Mauresmo says she has some ideas to help avoid so many empty seats

French Open director Amélie Mauresmo says she has some ideas to help avoid so many empty seats

Jun 9, 2024 / 5:34 am

PARIS (AP) — The sight of empty seats in the French Open's main stadium, particularly for the singles semifinals, was disappointing, tournament director...

Coco Gauff is a Grand Slam champion in singles and doubles, exceeding her own expectations

Coco Gauff is a Grand Slam champion in singles and doubles, exceeding her own expectations

Jun 9, 2024 / 4:40 am

PARIS (AP) — Coco Gauff is a Grand Slam champion in singles and doubles, something she did not expect to happen so soon. The 20-year-old American won her...

Iga Swiatek reigns at the French Open again with 'The One Where She Wins Her Fifth Grand Slam'

Iga Swiatek reigns at the French Open again with 'The One Where She Wins Her Fifth Grand Slam'

Jun 9, 2024 / 4:23 am

PARIS (AP) — Iga Swiatek's made clear that she is a big fan of the TV series “Friends.” She even got a chance to hit some tennis balls with actress...

Carlos Alcaraz wins the French Open for a third Grand Slam title at 21 by beating Alexander Zverev

Carlos Alcaraz wins the French Open for a third Grand Slam title at 21 by beating Alexander Zverev

Jun 9, 2024 / 12:01 am

PARIS (AP) — As Carlos Alcaraz began constructing his comeback in Sunday's French Open final, a 6-3, 2-6, 5-7, 6-1, 6-2 victory over Alexander Zverev for a...

Canadian Brad Katona uses ground skills to earn decision win on UFC fight card

Canadian Brad Katona uses ground skills to earn decision win on UFC fight card

Jun 8, 2024 / 4:47 pm

LOUISVILLE — Canadian bantamweight Brad (Superman) Katona, using his ground game to smother his opponent, won a unanimous decision over American Jesse Butler...

Arevalo and Pavic beat Bolelli and Vavassori to win men's French Open doubles title

Arevalo and Pavic beat Bolelli and Vavassori to win men's French Open doubles title

Jun 8, 2024 / 10:43 am

PARIS (AP) — Marcelo Arevalo of El Salvador and Mate Pavic of Croatia won the French Open men’s doubles against Italians Simone Bolelli and Andrea Vavassori...

American Kaylan Bigun wins French Open junior boys' title. Czech Tereza Valentova wins girls' final

American Kaylan Bigun wins French Open junior boys' title. Czech Tereza Valentova wins girls' final

Jun 8, 2024 / 8:28 am

PARIS (AP) — American Kaylan Bigun and Czech Tereza Valentova won the French Open junior boys' and girls' titles on Saturday. The fifth-seeded Bigun, who is...

Record-breaking Diede de Groot and teenager Tokito Oda win wheelchair titles at French Open

Record-breaking Diede de Groot and teenager Tokito Oda win wheelchair titles at French Open

Jun 8, 2024 / 6:28 am

PARIS (AP) — Top-ranked Diede de Groot won a record 22nd Grand Slam wheelchair singles title when she rallied to beat unseeded Zhu Zhenzhen 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 in...

French Open men's final: Carlos Alcaraz seeks a third Grand Slam title and Alexander Zverev a first

French Open men's final: Carlos Alcaraz seeks a third Grand Slam title and Alexander Zverev a first

Jun 8, 2024 / 5:42 am

PARIS (AP) — When Carlos Alcaraz was a kid growing up in Spain — which, considering he's only 21, was not all that long ago — he used to run home from...

Iga Swiatek wins a third consecutive French Open women's title by overwhelming Jasmine Paolini

Iga Swiatek wins a third consecutive French Open women's title by overwhelming Jasmine Paolini

Jun 8, 2024 / 12:02 am

PARIS (AP) — For a few minutes, anyway, it seemed as if Iga Swiatek was a bit off in the French Open final against Jasmine Paolini. Swiatek kept making...

Can the Canucks afford to keep Elias Lindholm?

Can the Canucks afford to keep Elias Lindholm?

Jun 7, 2024 / 7:30 pm

The Vancouver Canucks paid a hefty price to get Elias Lindholm from the Calgary Flames. How hefty will the price be to keep him in Vancouver? The Canucks want...

Can the Canucks afford to keep Elias Lindholm?

Can the Canucks afford to keep Elias Lindholm?

Vancouver Jun 7, 2024 / 4:54 pm

The Vancouver Canucks paid a hefty price to get Elias Lindholm from the Calgary Flames. How hefty will the price be to keep him in Vancouver? The Canucks want...

Stampeders game to go ahead despite Calgary water restrictions

Stampeders game to go ahead despite Calgary water restrictions

Calgary Jun 7, 2024 / 3:25 pm

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders game Friday had the green light to go ahead despite water restrictions in the city. Calgarians were urged to reduce water use...

Alexander Zverev reaches the French Open final on the day his court case is resolved in Germany

Alexander Zverev reaches the French Open final on the day his court case is resolved in Germany

Jun 7, 2024 / 1:13 pm

PARIS (AP) — Alexander Zverev's day began with the announcement of an out-of-court settlement that brought an end to a domestic violence case in his native...

Jasmine Paolini reaches both the singles and doubles finals at the French Open

Jasmine Paolini reaches both the singles and doubles finals at the French Open

Jun 7, 2024 / 12:38 pm

PARIS (AP) — Jasmine Paolini will play in the women's doubles and singles finals at the French Open, after getting to the team event with Sara Errani by...

Carlos Alcaraz will play Alexander Zverev in the first French Open final for each

Carlos Alcaraz will play Alexander Zverev in the first French Open final for each

Jun 7, 2024 / 9:55 am

PARIS (AP) — Carlos Alcaraz started poorly and fell behind early in his French Open semifinal against Jannik Sinner. Later, as both dealt with cramps under...

Iga Swiatek will face Jasmine Paolini in the French Open women's final

Iga Swiatek will face Jasmine Paolini in the French Open women's final

Jun 7, 2024 / 6:16 am

PARIS (AP) — The contrasts between the French Open finalists are obvious: Iga Swiatek, who turned 23 last week, already owns four Grand Slam titles, including...

Can tennis, pickleball and padel co-exist? The folks in charge of the French Open think so

Can tennis, pickleball and padel co-exist? The folks in charge of the French Open think so

Jun 7, 2024 / 3:01 am

PARIS (AP) — Amélie Mauresmo removed her black blazer and prepared to get into the swing of things on the grounds of the French Open. Tennis, anyone? Nope,...

Jasmine Paolini surprises herself by reaching her first Grand Slam final at the French Open

Jasmine Paolini surprises herself by reaching her first Grand Slam final at the French Open

Jun 6, 2024 / 12:53 pm

PARIS (AP) — Jasmine Paolini is struggling to believe she's into her first Grand Slam final. Paolini, who had never previously been past the fourth round at a...

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