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    Nadal to face Schwartzman in French Open semi-final

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:33am on October 07, 2020

    Rafael Nadal reached his 13th Roland Garros semi-final early Wednesday, defeating Italian teenager Jannik Sinner in a high-quality clash which ended just before 01:30 in...

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    Podoroska becomes first qualifier to make French Open semis

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 07:50pm on October 06, 2020

    Argentina's Nadia Podoroska became the first qualifier in the Open era on Tuesday to reach the women's semi-finals at Roland Garros after stunning third seed...

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    Djokovic keeps French Open title bid on track as Kvitova rejoices

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:45am on October 06, 2020

    Novak Djokovic defeated Karen Khachanov in straight sets to make the French Open quarter-finals for the 11th consecutive year on Monday while Petra Kvitova returned...

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    Korda gets $200,000 but Nadal signed shirt ‘super awesome’

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:31pm on October 05, 2020

    Sebastian Korda pocketed over $200,000 from his run to the Roland Garros last 16 but was more pleased by convincing childhood idol Rafael Nadal to...

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    Nadal breezes, Thiem escapes and Zverev in sickness row

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:22am on October 05, 2020

    Twelve-time champion Rafael Nadal breezed into his 14th Roland Garros quarter-final on Sunday as Dominic Thiem survived an epic five-setter and Alexander Zverev stunned the...

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    Swiatek hailed as ‘beast’

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:19pm on October 04, 2020

    Polish teenager Iga Swiatek was hailed by her coach as ‘the beast of the competition’ after she stormed to a shock 6-1, 6-2 victory over...

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    'Surprised' Swiatek stuns top seed Halep

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 05:51pm on October 04, 2020

    Top seed and 2018 champion Simona Halep was sent crashing out of Roland Garros on Sunday when Polish teenager Iga Swiatek stormed to a shock...

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    Djokovic into Roland Garros last 16

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:28am on October 04, 2020

    Novak Djokovic demolished Colombian lucky loser Daniel Galan to reach the Roland Garros last 16 for a record-equalling 11th successive year on Saturday as unheralded...

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    'I named my cat after Rafa'

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 04:13am on October 03, 2020

    Sebastian Korda developed such a bromance with Rafael Nadal that he once named his cat after the Spanish superstar. Now he gets the chance to...

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    Nadal eases into last 16 as new kids emerge

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:59am on October 03, 2020

    Rafael Nadal charged into the French Open last 16 on Friday and took another confident stride towards equalling Roger Federer's record of 20 major titles...

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