Men's tennis

Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic screams after scoring a point against Britain's Johanna Konta during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, June 7, 2019. Vondrousova won the match in toe sets 7-5, 7-6 (7-2). (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
June 07, 2019 - 11:05 am
PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer was among those puzzled by the decisions to relegate the French Open women's semifinals to lesser courts and a morning start Friday, moves the WTA head called "unfair and inappropriate." The conversation about gender inequality was supposed to be taking place across the...
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Workers cover center court as rain forced the interruption of the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament between Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Austria's Dominic Thiem at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, June 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
June 07, 2019 - 9:41 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 6:35 p.m. The semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem has been suspended for the day because of rain in the third set. The players split the first two sets — Thiem took the opener 6-2, then Djokovic grabbed the second 6-3...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Japan's Kei Nishikori during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 06, 2019 - 10:51 pm
PARIS (AP) — All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer. The other men's semifinal Friday is Novak Djokovic against Dominic Thiem. It is the first time since 2011 that the four men seeded 1-4 all...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic plays a shot against Germany's Alexander Zverev during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, June 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 06, 2019 - 11:44 am
PARIS (AP) — Sure, Novak Djokovic wants to win each match he plays. And, yes, he wants to come through at key moments, such as when he got broken early in his French Open quarterfinal and was in danger of dropping a set for the first time in the tournament. What matters most to Djokovic, though, is...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic plays a shot against Germany's Alexander Zverev during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, June 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 06, 2019 - 8:17 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 5 p.m. Novak Djokovic has reached the French Open semifinals after beating Alexander Zverev 7-5, 6-2, 6-2. The top-ranked Serb converted his second match point when the fifth-seeded Zverev put a backhand long. Djokovic next plays No...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates winning his fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff in three sets, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 05, 2019 - 11:57 pm
PARIS (AP) — After an entire day's play was washed out, organizers at the French Open are optimistic that the four remaining quarterfinal matches will finally be played. Top-ranked Novak Djokovic carries a 25-match Grand Slam winning streak into his meeting with No. 5 Alexander Zverev on Thursday,...
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A spectator with an umbrella walks away after all matches of the French Open tennis tournament were cancelled due to rain at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 05, 2019 - 10:09 am
PARIS (AP) — The second full-day washout at the French Open since 2000 made a mess of the schedule Wednesday and raised the possibility that the Grand Slam tournament will not finish on time. Tournament director Guy Forget said there is a chance that the women's singles final could be delayed from...
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Spectators with umbrellas arrive for the quarterfinal matches of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 05, 2019 - 9:20 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 6:15 p.m. Tournament director Guy Forget says it is possible that the women's singles final at the French Open could be delayed a day because of the rain that has jumbled the schedule. Forget says that he would rather not postpone...
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Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic celebrates winning her quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Croatia's Petra Martic in two sets, 7-6 (7-1), 7-5, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
June 04, 2019 - 12:34 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 9:23 p.m. Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova needed four match points to end a four-match losing streak against Petra Martic and reach the semifinals at the French Open. Vondrousova prevailed 7-6 (1), 7-5 over the 31st-seeded Martic...
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Britain's Johanna Konta and umpire Louise Engzell of Sweden argue over a line call during the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sloane Stephens of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 04, 2019 - 8:50 am
PARIS (AP) — There's a bit of choreography on clay whenever a player disagrees with a line call at the French Open. The ball lands. The aggrieved player winces and squints at the spot, then scrapes the clay with a racket to underline the mark. The player stands in place, hands on hips, waiting. The...
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