Djokovic, Nadal set up historic French Open final
(06-09) 00:04 PDT PARIS, France (AP) -- Rafael Nadal has played 52 matches at Roland Garros and walked off the court a winner all but once. Three of those wins have come against Novak Djokovic, who hasn't so much as...
Nadal Has Chance at History on French Open Clay
Even during the tennis reign of Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, going for his seventh French Open singles title, deserves to be the favorite again on the red clay of Roland Garros.
Roger Federer avoids Rafael Nadal's fate at Wimbledon
A day after No. 2 Rafael Nadal's second-round upset loss, six-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has to rally from two sets down to beat Julien Benneteau. No. 1 Novak Djokovic drops a set but wins. WIMBLEDON, England — A day after Rafael Nadal's stunning exit at Wimbledon, the only other men who have won the tournament since 2003 — six-time champion Roger Federer and defending champion Novak Djokovic — found themselves trailing far-less-accomplished opponents, too.
Trends, stories to watch at Wimbledon
It's a quick turnaround from the French Open to Wimbledon. Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova rolled through the draws on the red clay of Roland Garros, but the Wimbledon grass is a different game. Some of the top players head to the All England Lawn Tennis Club without any matches on grass this season, while others chose to hit some tuneups. So what's the scoop on the third major of the year? The SI.com tennis team breaks it down.
Nadal tops Djokovic, stays on top at French Open
Rafael Nadal has caused so many others sleepless nights at Roland Garros. This time, though, it was his turn to do the tossing and turning.