Aside from Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s tightrope walk against Renzo Olivo, the first round of play is over—and not a moment too soon. We look ahead to the second round of play in Paris and bid adieu to Alexander Zverev, whose stay at Roland Garros was a brief on
Monthly Archives: May 2017
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal rolled in their Roland Garros openers, leaving the Memorial Day drama to Americans Jennifer Brady and Donald Young. Ed McGrogan breaks down the day of play in Paris in under 10 minutes.
On this special podcast—pojdcast?—Ed McGrogan runs down Petra Kvitova’s feel-good victory, Angelique Kerber’s desultory defeat and the rest of the opening day’s happenings at Roland Garros. All in under 10 minutes.
With Serena out—and, for now, Maria, Vika and Petra on the outside—there’s more uncertainty in the women’s game than ever. We take a deep dive into the WTA to assess the landscape, determine French Open favorites and predict the tour’s future.