Tennis: Victoria Azarenka is back from maternity leave, Rafael Nadal takes some extra rest after his 10th French Open crown and Serena Williams shows her court moves in pregnancy.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a lingering look back at a French Open that celebrated both out-of-the-blue youth (Jelena Ostapenko) and sustained excellence (Rafael Nadal). Also, now begins the annual transition from clay to grass with just three weeks for the game’s top players to ready themselves for Wimbledon.
Tennis: With Rafael Nadal hitting a French Open milestone and Jelena Ostapenko announcing her arrival, the circuits now look ahead to the grasscourt season and next month’s Wimbledon.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand review the French Open semifinals and look ahead to the weekend’s finals. After outlasting No.1 Andy Murray in five sets, does Stan Wawrinka have enough in the tank to dethrone claycourt king Rafael Nadal? Meantime, unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko crashes her first Grand Slam women’s final against heavily favored Simona Halep.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand analyze a French Open with equal parts predictability and intrigue, including a women’s draw assured of producing a Cinderella finalist as Jelena Ostapenko and Timea Bacsinszky meet in one semifinal. On the men’s side, three of the top four seeds remain but Novak Djokovic found himself swept out by Dominic Thiem.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand assess the first three days at the French Open, including a historic upset of women’s top seed Angelique Kerber, plus early exits from Johanna Konta in the women’s draw and and Alexander Zverev on the men’s side.
Tennis: PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand breaks down the top contenders at Roland Garros, as neither top seed arrives in form and no Serena Williams or Roger Federer in sight.
Rafael Nadal goes for his 10th French Open Championship starting tomorrow in Paris. Even though he’s likely to make it happen, at even-money odds you’ll have to double down hard to make anything substantial. Let’s take a look at Nadal’s toughest competitors as well as the players who have the best chance to pull off an upset or two and offer you the best earnings worth your time.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand preview the French Open, as the year’s second Grand Slam event gets underway next week at Roland Garros. Rafael Nadal is the odds-on favorite to win his unprecedented 10th men’s crown, while Simona Halep gets the nod in the women’s brackets.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand, freshly arrived in Paris for next week’s French Open, joins Greg DePalma to discuss pre-Open headlines that include Novak Djokovic‘s selection of Andre Agassi to be his new coach. They also review the youth uprising that took place in Rome, with Alexander Zverev and Elina Svitolina winning titles.