"My job is to learn from the French Open and one of the things I could have done better there is start the tournament quicker," said Murray, wrapping his match right before the rains came.
Neither Murray nor Williams struggled with their opening round matches at Wimbledon on Tuesday. In the first two rounds of the French Open, No. 2 seed Andy Murray was pushed to five sets and ultimately was on the court roughly five hours longer than he needed to be by the time he faced Novak Djokovic in the finals. Show More Summary
JOE BERNSTEIN: The 7-6 6-1 6-7 6-4 victory is the start of a journey that Wawrinka hopes will see him gain revenge on Andy Murray who defeated him comprehensively in the French Open semi-finals.
French Open champion Garbine Muguruza was taken the full distance by world No 68 Camila Giorgi as she began her quest for back-to-back Grand Slams.
The centre-right frontrunner for the 2017 French presidential election will be picked in the autumn. All the main hopefuls for nomination have begun to set out their vision for future EU integration. Open Europe’s Vincenzo Scarpetta takes a closer look at their key proposals. Show More Summary
Murray will face Liam Broady in his first-round match and needs to avoid the grueling five-setters that he suffered through early in the French Open. Going into the 2016 French Open, Andy Murray was considered the top competition to Novak Djokovic, the No. Show More Summary
One of two black boxes found in Mediterranean is repaired as French prosecutors open manslaughter probe into the crash.
French authorities on Monday opened a manslaughter inquiry into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane that killed 66 people, saying there is no evidence so far to link it to terrorism. Prosecutor's office spokeswoman Agnes Thibault-Lecuivre said the inquiry was launched as an accident investigation,...
French prosecutor opens manslaughter inquiry, saying there's no evidence yet to suggest terrorism brought down the passenger plane
Will Serena Williams get back to dominating or can Garbine Muguruza upset her plans once again? Serena Williams is the most dominant player in tennis today, but she isn't always consistent. She wasn't consistent at the French Open, when she fell to Garbine Muguruza in the finals, and she hasn't been perfect otherwise in 2016. Show More Summary
Make no mistake: Novak Djokovic is the player to watch at Wimbledon 2016. The steely 29-year-old has already secured wins this year in the Australian Open and French Open, putting him on his way to securing the exceedingly rare Golden Slam, which consists of a calendar Grand Slam and a gold medal at the Summer Olympics. Show More Summary
Kanye West has once again a pretty busy weekend. Not only did the rapper open a Pablo merchandising pop-up store in Paris for Fashion Week, which ended up getting vandalized by French graffiti artist Kidult, and release a very controversial music video for his track “Famous,” today the rapper also launched now a special “Vogue […]
Coming off his first French Open title, top seed Novak Djokovic is a solid favorite to win the championship at Wimbledon for the third year in a row, as the third Grand Slam tennis tournament gets underway Monday at the All England Club...Show More Summary
Murray has been denied two major victories already this year by Djokovic after losing to the Serb in both the Australian and French Open finals. The world No 1 has won 13 of the pair's past 15 meetings.
Wimbledon serves as the crown and completion of tennis' brief grass-court season. With the exception of the French Open, grass was once the surface for all the Grand Slams. Now it's a rather quaint anomaly on the tennis tour. That'sShow More Summary
Cole Swensen is a poet with fifteen books out, most based in research and many ekphrastic. She also translates contemporary French poetry, experimental prose, and art criticism. She co-edited the 2009 Norton anthology American Hybrid and is the founding editor of La Presse, which publishes French work in translation. Show More Summary
“Les Cowboys,” Thomas Bidegain’s restless and emotionally bruising directorial debut, opens amid a flurry of red bandanas and blue denim, worn by men and women who have gathered to wave Stars and Stripes, and to sing and dance to their favorite folk tunes. The sights and sounds of classic Americana...
Hooray, more cookies. It was less than two years ago that Michelin-starred chef Armand Arnal opened Maman with Benjamin Sormonte and Elisa Marshall, and after the runaway success of their French bakery (and, specifically, their chocolate-chip cookies), the team hasn't wasted any time expanding. Show More Summary
International collaboration, man. It’s a beautiful thing. Like when American singer and guitarist Jad Fair (of Half Japanese), French free-rock open quartet Hifiklub, and Anglo-German producer/musician kptmichigan (a.k.a. Michael Beckett)...Show More Summary
Look for 'an elegant contemporary café, open to all' French mega-chef Alain Ducasse announced plans to open a restaurant at the Palace of Versailles in April, and now it appears the launch date is coming soon. Ducasse has revealed aShow More Summary