Women's tennis

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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Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a shot against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 03, 2019 - 11:42 pm
PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals. Wawrinka beat Federer in straight sets in their last Roland Garros meeting at the same stage four years ago. Until last week, that 2015 match...
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Russia's Karen Khachanov plays a shot against Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 03, 2019 - 12:56 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Tenth-seeded Karen Khachanov pointed to his pregnant wife in the stands after beating No. 8 Juan Martin del Potro 7-5, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 to reach his first Grand Slam quarterfinal. The Russian told his support team in an on-court...
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Sofia Kenin of the U.S. serves against Australia's Ashleigh Barty during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 03, 2019 - 9:25 am
PARIS (AP) — Beating 23-time major champion Serena Williams or No. 1-ranked Naomi Osaka at the French Open was one thing. Following up those upsets with other victories two days later was entirely something else for Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova. The women responsible for beating Williams and...
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Sloane Stephens of the U.S. celebrates winning her fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Spain's Garbine Muguruza in two sets, 6-4, 6-3, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 02, 2019 - 1:41 pm
PARIS (AP) — Sloane Stephens has no other Grand Slam winners — or even finalists — left in her side of the draw at the French Open after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday. The seventh-seeded American clinched victory on her fifth match point, setting up an intriguing...
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France's Benoit Paire reacts after winning the seance set against Japan's Kei Nishikori during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 02, 2019 - 12:54 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 9:40 p.m. The French Open fourth-round match between seventh-seeded Kei Nishikori and unseeded Benoit Paire has been suspended due to darkness, with Nishikori leading two sets to one. Nishikori took the first set by a 6-2 score...
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Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic celebrates winning her fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova in two sets 6-2, 6-0, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 02, 2019 - 11:24 am
PARIS (AP) — The next in a long line of talented left-handed players from the Czech Republic is making a run at the French Open. Teenager Marketa Vondrousova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating 12th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-0 Sunday in just 59 minutes. The 19-year-old...
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Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts after missing a shot against Sofia Kenin of the U.S. during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday, June 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena )
June 01, 2019 - 11:23 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Serena Williams has been handed her earliest loss at a major in five years. The 23-time Grand Slam champion was beaten 6-2, 7-5 in the third round at Roland Garros by 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin. The last time Williams was...
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