Tag: Roland Garros


French Open caught in COVID crosshairs!

French Open update Sept. 2020

With coronavirus cases rising drastically in Europe and the World Health Organization (WHO) warning of a “very serious situation” unfolding in the continent, the French Tennis Federation (FFT) has again been forced to revise its fan attendance ambitions for the rescheduled 2020 French Open... » Read more


Rains no longer to play spoilsport during French Open

Roland Garros february 2020 update

The French Tennis Association (FFT) has set an exemplar of kind recently by setting up the last section of the sliding roof over the Philippe-Chatrier court two months before the scheduled date. The huge project to transform the legendary court was concluded on February 5 this year. The... » Read more


Roland Garros plans to lit up main courts for 2020

Roland Garros

The four main courts at Roland Garros will be lit for next year’s French Open, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, according to media reports. Court Philippe Chatrier’s retractable roof will also be in operation from 2020 and French tennis federation president... » Read more


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