roland garros 2021

  1. threehandedbackhand

    Novak Djokovic has played 35 tennis matches over 82 consecutive days in 2021

    Including 14 Grand Slam matches. Grand total: 73 hours and 56 minutes on court between 11 May and 31 July. Source: my own calculations
  2. threehandedbackhand

    Djokovic In Chase For 2021 Super Slam - Official Watch Thread

    I know this is long shot and there are threads about Novak Djokovic's CYGS, but this year his achievement could be even two levels higher. Calendar Year Grand Slam + Olympic Gold + YEC = Super Slam Without doubt this is the most difficult GS-related trophy to achieve in a single calendar year...
  3. Bender

    Nadal with the self burns

  4. threehandedbackhand

    Zverev after 2021 RG loss: "I don't care about semifinals. I wouldn't have cared about the final either."

    "I am not at a stage anymore where I am happy with just a great match," "Was it a good match? Yeah. But at the end of the day, I am going to fly home tomorrow. I don't care about semifinals. It might sound arrogant, but I am not trying to be arrogant. Just saying it how it is. I wouldn't have...
  5. skip1969

    Fashion Police: Roland Garros 2021 Edition

    So, it's a been a couple of days now and we've all seen some matches. Any kits worth talking about? The pickings look . . . slim. Lets have it. Give us the good, the bad, and the fugly.
  6. threehandedbackhand

    Karatsev to become the most efficient Grand Slam player of all-time

    Big things are going to happen. Grand Slam win-loss rate active players marked with an asterisk (as it stands after 2021 RG 1R) 1. Borg 141-16 89.8 2. *Nadal 287-40 87.8 3. *Djokovic 304-45 87.1 4. *Federer 363-59 86.0 5. *Karatsev 6-1 85.7 6. Laver 45-8 84.9 7. Sampras 203-38 84.2 8. Rosewall...
  7. James P

    Tsitsipas could get to #3 in the world post-RG

    To start with, it's highly unlikely that ANY of this will happen, but... Nadal losing in the SF (or earlier) AND Tsitipas winning RG2021 Results in: Tsitsipas 8,780 ATP points, Nadal 8,630 points, Thiem 7,425 points
  8. James P

    Pick Your Last 8 (ATP and WTA) at the 2021 French Open

    Let's have a quick guess on who will make the quarterfinals and beyond in 2021. It's always fun to stumble hilariously in predictions... ATP: Djokovic vs Berrettini Nadal vs Rublev Zverev vs Ruud Tsitsipas vs Garin Djokovic vs Nadal Zverev vs Tsitsipas Nadal vs Tsitsipas WTA: Barty vs...
  9. Yugram

    Now that the dust settles... Let’s take a closer look at RG 2021 draw.

    Let’s start with saying that the draw is rigged. The best proof for it being Medvedev vs Bublik R1, a gimmick match up of 2 clay haters, which screams "rigged". So I’ll keep in mind that everything has it’s purpose while analyzing the draw. My takes: • Quarter 1 is by far the easiest one...
  10. Yugram

    2021 Roland Garros - Men's Singles - General Discussion

    Defending champion: Rafael Nadal (13-time Champion) Category: Grand Slam Main draw participants: 128 Date: 30th of May - 13th of June Total prize money: €34,367,215 Official website: Draw: *To be updated *Poll will be created once the main draw is set
  11. Yugram

    Your Roland Garros 2021 Power Rankings

    Mine list: God Tier 1.Nadal Plate Tier 2.Djokovic 3.Zverev 4.Tsitsipas Good Tier 5.Rublev 6.Berrettini Decent Tier 7.Ruud 8.Sinner Dark Horse Tier 9.Schwartzman 10.Carreno Busta