French Open Tennis Championships

Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates his record 12th French Open tennis tournament title after winning his men's final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem in four sets, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
June 09, 2019 - 2:25 pm
PARIS (AP) — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second consecutive year. A poor game from Nadal allowed Thiem to break him and even things at a set...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal lifts the cup after defeating Austria's Dominic Thiem in their men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. Nadal won 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 09, 2019 - 1:10 pm
PARIS (AP) — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second consecutive year. A poor game from Nadal allowed Thiem to break him and even things at a set...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal falls to the ground as the return goes out, to celebrates his record 12th French Open tennis tournament title after winning his men's final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem in four sets, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
June 09, 2019 - 12:41 pm
PARIS (AP) — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second consecutive year. A poor game from Nadal allowed Thiem to break him and even things at a set...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal clenches his fist after scoring a point against Austria's Dominic Thiem during the men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12th French Open championship. It raises Nadal's Grand Slam title count to 18, within two of Roger Federer's record for a man. The 33-year-old...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Austria's Dominic Thiem during the men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 11:29 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Rafael Nadal is one set away from a 12th French Open title. Nadal leads the final 6-3, 5-7, 6-1. Nadal won 16 of 17 points to open the third set and take a 4-0 lead. ___ 4:55 p.m. Dominic Thiem has evened the French Open final...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Austria's Dominic Thiem during the men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 10:10 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 4:05 p.m. Rafael Nadal has won the first set of the men's final against Dominic Thiem by a score of 6-3. After trading breaks midway through the set, Nadal got the key break for a 5-3 lead then served it out. ___ 3:12 p.m. The men's...
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Stadium employees water the court before the men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament opposing Austria's Dominic Thiem to Spain's Rafael Nadal at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
June 09, 2019 - 9:12 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 3:12 p.m. The men's final between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem has started at Roland Garros. ___ 1:25 p.m. Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year's French Open and all courts the year after, putting an end...
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Hungary's Timea Babos, left, and France's Kristina Mladenovic, right, kiss the trophy after winning the women's doubles final match of the French Open tennis tournament against China's Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 7:38 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year's French Open and all courts the year after, putting an end to matches being suspended due to darkness. Tournament organizers announced that Court Philippe...
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Hungary's Timea Babos, left, and France's Kristina Mladenovic, right, celebrate winning the women's doubles final match of the French Open tennis tournament against China's Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 7:11 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The second-seeded team of Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic has won the women's doubles title at the French Open for their second Grand Slam title as a pairing. Babos, who is from Hungary, and Mladenovic, who is from France...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal grimaces after scoring against Switzerland's Roger Federer during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, June 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
June 09, 2019 - 2:02 am
PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal aims for a 12th French Open title against Dominic Thiem in a rematch of last year's final. Nadal should be more rested for Sunday's match, because Thiem needed two days to complete his five-set, four-hour semifinal victory over Novak Djokovic. Nadal beat Thiem in straight...
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