ROLAND-GARROS 2021 : Champions

World number one Novak Djokovic has won his 19th Grand Slam title by beating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in a five-set thriller! and become the first man in the Open Era to win all four Grand Slam titles at least twice.


The 22-year-old gave it everything during his first Grand Slam final before falling in five to Djokovic

In a first Grand Slam final for both, Barbora Krejcikova defeats Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-1, 2-6, 6-4. Krejcikova becomes the first Czech woman to win the Roland-Garros singles title since Hana Mandlikova in 1981.

Barbora Krejcikova becomes the first woman since Mary Pierce in 2000 to sweep both singles and doubles titles at Roland-Garros, thanks to a 6-4, 6-2 victory alongside fellow Czech Katerina Siniakova against Iga Swiatek and Bethanie Mattek-Sands.

No.6 seeds Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut take a second Roland-Garros doubles title with a 4-6, 7-6(1), 6-4 triumph over Kazakhstan’s Alexander Bublik and Andrey Golubev.

In the mixed doubles, Great Britain’s Joe Salisbury and America’s Desirae Krawczyk only drop a set when they reach the final, where they face Russian pair Aslan Karatsev and Elena Vesnina, taking the title 2-6, 6-4, 10-5.

Novak Djokovic ended Rafael Nadal’s reign at the French Open with a four-set win in a classic semi-final which will be ranked among the all-time great matches on the Roland Garros clay.

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Compiled by : ram H singhal


Monday Tennis Blog : Ball of Timelessness

Enlightenment is …..

Enlightenment is ….. Grace of every movement outside and Gratitude of every moment inside.

Tennis – French Open – Roland Garros, Paris, France – October 11, 2020 Spain’s Rafael Nadal celebrates with the trophy after winning the French Open final against Serbia’s Novak Djokovic ‘ credits : REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Rafael Nadal emotional after the victory

Nadal broke down when Spain’s national anthem was being played and became emotional during the post-match presentation.

During the on – court  interview , Nadal talked about the tumultuous year because of the coronavirus pandemic and revealed that Roland Garros meant everything to him.

King of Clay Nadal defeated Djokovic on Sunday for his 13th championship at Roland Garros, and now at par in Greatness with Roger Federer’s 20 singles titles in Grand Slam tournaments.

Watching these Great champions in a Grand Slam Matches is just a Celebration of Life , Lucky to have witnessed one of Them in New York during U.S. Open 1994 and On Television Since 1984 .

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(c) ram H singhal