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Novak Djokovic reaches French Open final with epic win over Rafael Nadal

Serb recovers after losing first five games of matchGreek 22-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas awaits in finalFor the second time in eight months, Rafael Nadal welcomed his greatest rival into his Parisian lair, but unlike last year’s French Open final when …

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Novak Djokovic reaches French Open final with epic win over Rafael Nadal

Serb recovers after losing first five games of matchGreek 22-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas awaits in finalFor the second time in eight months, Rafael Nadal welcomed his greatest rival into his Parisian lair, but unlike last year’s French Open final when …

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Novak Djokovic v Rafael Nadal: French Open 2021 semi-final – live!

Winner will play Stefanos Tsitsipas in Roland Garros finalPavlyuchenkova’s French Open run a feat of mental strengthGet in touch! Email Tom here or tweet @tom_lutz 6.45pm BST First set: *Djokovic 1-5 Nadal (* denotes server): Some relief for Novak! And…

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Djokovic needs passion with precision to navigate Nadal’s French Open grip

World No 1 was muted as he tanked the 2020 final but must not go overboard with emotion or he risks drowning in the frustrations the King of Clay will throw his waySome of the cliches shared by tennis players when they look towards their next battles a…

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Djokovic needs passion with precision to navigate Nadal’s French Open grip

World No 1 was muted as he tanked the 2020 final but must not go overboard with emotion or he risks drowning in the frustrations the King of Clay will throw his waySome of the cliches shared by tennis players when they look towards their next battles a…

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Djokovic needs passion with precision to navigate Nadal’s French Open grip

World No 1 was muted as he tanked the 2020 final but must not go overboard with emotion or he risks drowning in the frustrations the King of Clay will throw his waySome of the cliches shared by tennis players when they look towards their next battles a…

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Rafael Nadal survives Schwartzman fight to make French Open semis

13-time champion beats 10th seed 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0Nadal’s streak of winning 36 sets in succession brokenIt was uncomfortable and it cost him his run of winning 36 sets in succession at the French Open, but Rafael Nadal has lived up to his half of the …

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Rafael Nadal survives Schwartzman fight to make French Open semis

13-time champion beats 10th seed 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0Nadal’s streak of winning 36 sets in succession brokenIt was uncomfortable and it cost him his run of winning 36 sets in succession at the French Open, but Rafael Nadal has lived up to his half of the …

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Battling Norrie unable to derail the Nadal French Open juggernaut

Spaniard cruises to a 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 victory over British No 2Nadal has now won 32 consecutive sets at Roland GarrosHaving never stepped on to a tennis court with Rafael Nadal in the opening three years of his ATP tour career, Cameron Norrie is starting…

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French Open 2021: Nadal v Norrie, Djokovic and Svitolina in action – live!

Latest updates from day seven at Roland GarrosSizikova arrested in match-fixing investigationGet in touch! Email Luke or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin 11.17am BST She’s done it! Stephens chases down a drop shot, opening up the right of the court, and Muchova p…

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Pain, sweat and smiles: World Sports Photography Awards 2021 – in pictures

With sport mothballed for the best part of the last 12 months, the awards criteria was extended to allow entries from across the past 25 years for any of the 26 categories. The competition is intended for professional and semi-professional sport photog…

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Pain, sweat and smiles: World Sports Photography Awards 2021 – in pictures

With sport mothballed for the best part of the last 12 months, the awards criteria was extended to allow entries from across the past 25 years for any of the 26 categories. The competition is intended for professional and semi-professional sport photog…

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Pain, sweat and smiles: World Sports Photography Awards 2021 – in pictures

With sport mothballed for the best part of the last 12 months, the awards criteria was extended to allow entries from across the past 25 years for any of the 26 categories. The competition is intended for professional and semi-professional sport photog…

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Pain, sweat and smiles: World Sports Photography Awards 2021 – in pictures

With sport mothballed for the best part of the last 12 months, the awards criteria was extended to allow entries from across the past 25 years for any of the 26 categories. The competition is intended for professional and semi-professional sport photog…

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Rafael Nadal wins in straight sets as he launches French Open defence

Nadal beat Australia’s Alex Popyrin 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (3)Ashleigh Barty battles injury in her three-set winEight months ago in the soggy, cold surrounds of a rare autumn Roland Garros, there were ample doubts circling Rafael Nadal – the loudest from himsel…

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Rafael Nadal wins in straight sets as he launches French Open defence

Nadal beat Australia’s Alex Popyrin 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (3)Ashleigh Barty battles injury in her three-set winEight months ago in the soggy, cold surrounds of a rare autumn Roland Garros, there were ample doubts circling Rafael Nadal – the loudest from himsel…

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Nadal and Barty at odds with Naomi Osaka over media stance

Osaka said she will not conduct media dutiesBarty: ‘It’s not something that’s ever fazed me’The fallout from Naomi Osaka’s announcement that she will not be conducting her mandatory media duties at the French Open this year due to its effects on her me…

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Nadal and Djokovic refusing to relinquish ground to the young challengers | Tumaini Carayol

The younger generation have hoisted big trophies but still seem far from taking the next step to go all the way at the grand slamsAs the Italian Open shifted into action last week, the state of play in men’s tennis four months into the 2021 season seem…

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Rafael Nadal defeats Novak Djokovic to make it perfect 10 in Italian Open

Nadal beat Djokovic 7-5, 1-6, 6-3Spaniard happy with form before French Open defenceRafael Nadal warmed up for the French Open with a battling 7-5, 1-6, 6-3 win over world No 1 Novak Djokovic as the Spaniard claimed a record-extending 10th Italian Open…

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Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal still unsure of playing in Tokyo Olympics

‘I don’t know my calendar,’ says the men’s world No 2Williams: ‘I definitely need to figure out my next moves’Rafael Nadal has added his voice to the chorus of tennis players expressing doubts about either their presence at the Olympic Games this summe…