Roland Garros 2021

Posted : 2021-06-08 15:35 Updated : 2021-06-11 14:24
Foot prints left by the ground staff who have raked the court ready for the next match on Simonne Mathieu court, which will be Spain's Carlos Alcaraz against Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff for their third round match on day 7, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Saturday, June 5, 2021. AP

General view as the hand of Cori Gauff of the U.S. is seen during her fourth round match against Tunisia 's Ons Jabeur at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 7. REUTERS

Japan's Naomi Osaka in action during her first round match against Romania's Patricia Maria Tig at Roland Garros in Paris, France, May 30. REUTERS

Spain's Rafael Nadal serves to Australia's Alexei Popyrin during their first round match on day three of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 1, 2021. AP

Switzerland's Roger Federer's trainers during his second round match against Croatia's Marin Cilic at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 3. REUTERS

The shadow of Switzerland's Belinda Bencic as she serves to Russia's Daria Kasatkina during their second round match on day four of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 2, 2021. AP

Germany's Alexander Zverev serves to Japan's Kei Nishikori during their fourth round match on day 8, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Sunday, June 6, 2021. AP

Novak Djokovic returns the ball during the men's singles third round match between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania at the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 5, 2021. Xinhua

Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a return to Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin during their first round match on day two of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, May 31, 2021. AP

Spain's Rafael Nadal in action during his first round match against Australia's Alexei Popyrin at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 1. REUTERS

Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a return to Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin during their first round match on day two of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, May 31, 2021. AP

South Korea's Kwon Soon-woo returns the ball to Italy's Matteo Berrettini during their men's singles third round tennis match on Day 7 of The Roland Garros 2021 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on June 5, 2021. AFP

Russia's Daniil Medvedev returns the ball to Reilly Opelka of the US during their men's singles third round tennis match on Day 6 of The Roland Garros 2021 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on June 4, 2021. AFP

Serena Williams of the US reacts as she plays against Kazakhstan's Elena Rybakina during their women's singles fourth round tennis match on Day 8 of The Roland Garros 2021 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on June 6, 2021. AFP

Employees water a court during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium Sunday, May 30, 2021 in Paris. AP

Covers are pulled over the court as rain stops play at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 4. REUTERS

Argentina's Diego Schwartzman celebrates after defeating Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff during their fourth round match on day 9, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, June 7, 2021. AP

Germany's Alexander Zverev plays a return to Serbia's Laslo Djere during their third round match on day 6, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Friday, June 4, 2021. The game is continuing to be being played under the roof on Philippe Chatrier court as rain falls and delays the other match at Roland Garros. AP

Japan's Kei Nishikori in action during his third round match against Switzerland's Henri Laaksonen at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 4. REUTERS

Croatia's Marin Cilic plays a return to Switzerland's Roger Federer during their second round match on day 5, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Thursday, June 3, 2021. AP

Croatia's Marin Cilic returns the ball to France's Arthur Rinderknech during their men's singles first round tennis match against at court Simonne-Mathieu on Day 2 of The Roland Garros 2021 French Open tennis tournament in Paris on May 31, 2021. AFP

Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece loses grip of his racket as he serves to Spain's Pedro Martinez during their second round match on day four of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Wednesday, June 2, 2021. AP

The sun shines behind the statue of Jean Laurent Robert Borotra a former French Open champion on day two of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, May 31, 2021. AP

United States's Sloane Stephens serves to Czech Republic's Barbora Krejcikova during their fourth round match on day 9, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, June 7, 2021. AP

New strings are attached to a racket in the Wilson stringing department at the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, 02 June 2021. The department which is taking care of the rackets of players and coaches said that around 6000 rackets and 70km of stringing are being used during the course of the French Open. EPA

Japan's Shingo Kunieda plays a return to Alfie Hewett of Britain in the men's wheelchair final on day 9, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Monday, June 7, 2021. AP

Maria Sakkari of Greece plays a return to Belgium's Elise Mertens during their third round match on day 7, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Saturday, June 5, 2021. AP

Estonia's Anett Kontaveit, bottom right, watches as Poland's Iga Swiatek fails to return the ball during their third round match on day 7, of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Saturday, June 5, 2021. AP

Novak Djokovic of Serbia (R) plays the ball during the first round match against Tennys Sandgren of USA at the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, June 1, 2021. Xinhua