French Open: Elina Svitolina beats Venus Williams to reach second round

Elina Svitolina is a two-time French Open quarter-finalist 2019 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 26 May-9 June Coverage: Live text and radio commentary on selected matches on the BBC Sport website and app. Ukrainian ninth seed Elina Svitolina … Continue reading French Open: Elina Svitolina beats Venus Williams to reach second round

French Open: Johanna Konta doing all the right things as she heads to Roland Garros

Johanna Konta will be seeded 26th at Rolland Garros after an impressive start to the year 2019 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 26 May-9 June Coverage: Live text and radio commentary on selected matches on the BBC Sport … Continue reading French Open: Johanna Konta doing all the right things as she heads to Roland Garros

Tennis anti-corruption: Russian umpire failed to report ‘corrupt approach’

Russian umpire Svetlana Teryaeva has been found guilty by the Tennis Integrity Unit of failing to report a ‘corrupt approach’. Teryaeva did not co-operate with the person who approached her in June 2017, but did not report it had happened. … Continue reading Tennis anti-corruption: Russian umpire failed to report ‘corrupt approach’

Elina Svitolina on facing Venus Williams at French Open, her injury battle and Gael Monfils

World number nine Elina Svitolina, who has won 13 singles titles on the WTA Tour, will be writing columns for the BBC Sport website during the French Open, which runs from 26 May to 9 June. The Ukrainian, seeded nine, … Continue reading Elina Svitolina on facing Venus Williams at French Open, her injury battle and Gael Monfils

French Open 2019: Training with Roger Federer an ‘eye-opener’, says Dan Evans

Dan Evans has offered strong support for the LTA’s return to an academy system for Britain’s leading juniors 2019 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 26 May-9 June Coverage: Live text and radio commentary on selected matches on the … Continue reading French Open 2019: Training with Roger Federer an ‘eye-opener’, says Dan Evans