French Open, byname of French Championships, French in full Championnats Internationaux de France de Tennis ("France's International Championships of Tennis"), international tennis tournament, the second of the major events that make up the annual Grand Slam of tennis (the other tournaments are the Australian Open, the Wimbledon
Tennis - French Open Women's Singles Final match - Roland Garros - Serena Williams of the U.S. vs Garbine Muguruza of Spain- Paris, France - 04/06/16 Muguruza hugs Williams at the end of their match.
Can you name the French Open Tennis Champions since 1968 (Open Era)? by Ben Plays Quiz Updated Jun 12, 2020 . Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star . Popular Quizzes Today. Sirius Black, This Is Your Life 5,243; European Cities Missing Countries 4,444 ROME (AP) Two Grand Slam champions. A finalist from last year's French Open. A handful of top-20 players. With second-ranked Simona Halep joined by 2017 French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko and The French Tennis Federation says its Grand Slam tournament's main draw will be played at Roland Garros from Sept. 27 to Oct. 11. That doubles the gap from the Sept. 13 end of the U.S. Open. The French Open originally was moved from a May start to Sept. 20. Now its qualifying will begin Sept. 21 and finish on Sept. 25. The French Tennis Federation moving the French Open without consulting any of its partners reasonably frustrated the other Grand Slams as well as the ATP and WTA tours.
French Championships Jean Borotra won four men's doubles titles, including 1925, the first year the championship was open for foreign players Jacques Brugnon (l), here with Henri Cochet, won the title on five occasions.
The French Open, also known as Roland-Garros, is an annual tennis tournament held over two weeks in May and June. Established in 1891 and played since 1928 on outdoor red clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France, the French Open is (since 1925) one of the four Grand Slam tournaments played each year, the other three being the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the US Open.