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French Open: Jabeur praises Coco Gauff’s fighting spirit

Ons Jabeur has praised the fighting spirit of Coco Gauff following the American's comeback win over the Tunisian tennis star in Tuesday's French Open quarter-finals. Gauff fell behind in the first set 4-6 but came back in the next two sets, winning 6-2, 6-3. Jabeur has now lost back-to-back French Open quarter-finals but it did not stop her from waxing lyrical about Gauff who has reached...

French Open: Defending champion Djokovic withdraws due to injury

French Open: Defending champion Djokovic withdraws due to injury

World number one Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from the ongoing French Open with a knee injury on Tuesday. The defending champion, who is already into the quarterfinals of Roland Garros, where he is slated to face seventh seed Casper Ruud, played through injury in the fourth round on Monday. Djokovic, who recovered from an apparent knee injury to beat Argentina’s Francisco Cerundolo 6-1, 5-7, 3-6, 7-5,...

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Jabeur reaches back-to-back French Open quarter-finals, sets up meeting with Coco Gauff

Ons Jabeur made it back-to-back quarter-finals appearances at the French Open after defeating Clara Tauson 6-4, 6-4 in the fourth round on Sunday. The Tunisian eighth seed broke her Danish opponent's serve in the third game of the first set while the fourth game went to deuce 10 times before Jabeur finally held serve at the ninth attempt. Jabeur broke Tauson in the first game of...

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French Open: Jabeur defeats Leylah Fernandez to advance into fourth round

Ons Jabeur progressed into the French Open fourth round after her straight sets 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) victory over Canada's Leylah Fernandez on Friday. The Tunisian needed three sets to defeat Colombian Maria Camila Osorio in the previous round and faced another tough battle against Fernandez. Jabeur was able to save Fernandez's break point in the forth game before the Canadian saved three of her opponent's breakpoints...