Boris Becker has told the young pretenders to step up their game and start beating the big three of men’s tennis to grand slam titles.
The French Open ended with Rafael Nadal lifting his 12th title and Ashleigh Barty her first.
Rafael Nadal is hopeful he will again be able to challenge for the Wimbledon title after yet another French Open triumph.
Rafael Nadal took satisfaction from the journey not just the destination after overcoming a difficult period to lift his 12th title at the French Open.
Rafael Nadal put the doubts behind him to maintain his iron grip on the Coupe des Mousquetaires.
Rafael Nadal continued to set records at the French Open with his 12th title on the Paris clay.
Rafael Nadal kept his iron grip on the Coupe des Mousquetaires by beating Dominic Thiem in four sets to win a 12th French Open title.
Ashleigh Barty has set her sights on becoming the next world number one after winning her first grand slam singles title at the French Open.
Ashleigh Barty joined the growing number of grand slam champions in the women’s ranks with a 6-1 6-3 victory over Marketa Vondrousova.
Ashleigh Barty was preparing to toast not just her French Open success but a remarkable three-year journey after lifting the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen in Paris.
Dominic Thiem earned himself another attempt at the toughest task in tennis with a stunning upset of world number one Novak Djokovic in the French Open semi-finals.