Juan Monaco (photo) reached his first final of the season. He became a tournament favourite after Tommy Haas' withdrawal, but his last tough opponent will be Jarkko Nieminen from Finland. Nieminen leads in h2h.
16 pictures of the heroes of our Roland Garros report. Including Pablo Carreno Busta, new Brit Brydan Klein, Canadian Frank Dancevic, Frenchmen Jules Marie, Pierre-Hugues Herbert, Axel Michon, Laurent Rochette and more.
Off-court, the former world number-five and the tournament’s licensee Rainer Schüttler as well as his coach Dirk Hordorff were presented with their bachelorship certificates at the Rochusclub. Both had previously graduated in Coaching in Sports from the Rome branch of the Newport Research University.
Finally comes the Slam that drags to clay these who normally avoid it. Roland Garros qualifying usually gives a hard time to predict the outcome, because it always involves some big surprises. They are tougher to guess than in other slams. Alex Bogomolov Jr. (photo) is the top seed.