Benoît Paire, eliminated in the first round of the US Open: “I’ll see if I resume next year”

“You were leading 5-3 in the second set before collapsing against Cameron Norrie (6-0, 7-6 [1]6-0)…It’s a turning point. Bad start to the game. It’s been a while since I hit the ball, I quit after Cincy. I took a little vacation. There, I’m going back on vacation so it was a little break between … Read more

For her big comeback in singles, Serena Williams yields to Frenchwoman Harmony Tan in the first round of Wimbledon

Like the lioness she always was, she fought until the end. But like the exhausted and out of breath player she is a little more every day, Serena Williams finally gave in. Exhausted by more than three hours of combat (3h11), the American, her right cheek dressed in two black bandages, bowed to the French … Read more

Winner in five sets of Joao Sousa, Richard Gasquet joins the 2nd round of Wimbledon

It was long and very difficult at times, but Richard Gasquet finally pulled through. On court No. 15 at Wimbledon, the Frenchman won his place for the second round by dominating Joao Sousa on Tuesday (7-6 [7], 6-2, 4-6, 4-6, 6-3). The Frenchman owes his success, long compromised, to a service found in the last … Read more

Andy Murray through to Wimbledon second round

It was better not to miss. After deciding to skip the clay season (apart from an appearance in Madrid) to put the odds on his side for the grass, Andy Murray therefore appeared at the most important meeting of his season, Wimbledon. On Monday, he made a successful entry into the running by beating Australian … Read more