ROLAND GARROS 2021. In a battle which took place in 2 stages, Novak Djokovic won the Roland Garros tournament against Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets 6-7, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 . The Roland Garros tennis final was on the program this Sunday. The Serbian wins his 19th Grand Slam tournament.
- It was the big day for the Roland-Garros 2021 men’s final. Serbian Novak Djokovic, who managed to dethrone Spaniard Rafael Nadal on Friday night in the semi-final, defeated Stéfanos Tsitsipás in straight sets 6-7, 3 -6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4.
- On Saturday, the French duo Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert won their fifth Grand Slam title, the second on clay, against Kazakhs Andrey Golubev and Alexander Bublik (6-4, 6-7 (1-7), 4 -6). Earlier today, Czech Barbora Krejčíková won the 2021 Roland-Garros ladies final against Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Final score: 6-1, 2-6, 6-4. Barbora Krejčíková thus won the first Grand Slam title of his career. The results.
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Roland Garros live
Here are the last seconds of this exhausting match of more than 4 hours of play which finally tipped in favor of Novak Djokovic who won against Stefanos Tsitsipas a new tournament at Roland Garros, here, Porte d’Auteuil.
???? ???????? Novak Djokovic goes even further into the legend by winning a 19th Grand Slam title, in the 5th set after being led 2 rounds to nothing against the brave young Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas ???????? (6-7, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in 4h11) #RolandGarros pic.twitter.com/O56vC2palD
– France tv sport (@francetvsport) June 13, 2021
19:53 – Djokovic “I understand what Stefanos is going through, I know it’s difficult”
Djokovic also took the floor, first in English to address Stefanos Tsitsipas then in very good French. “I understand what Stefanos is going through, I know it’s difficult. It’s those kinds of games that teach you the most lessons. I’m sure he will win Grand Slams in the future. It’s a dreams of being here after this great battle. This kind of tournament gives me the motivation to go to train. I have to look for motivation every day. But my biggest motivation remains my clan, my children and my family “.
On the podium, microphone in hand and questioned by Marion Bartoli, Stefanos Tsitsipas addressed the audience. “It was a very big battle, I did the best I could. It’s the first time I’m in the final here. I had a good run but Novak must be congratulated because he showed the great champion he was. I was inspired by everything he did and hope to someday do at least half of what he did. “
He proudly brandishes it towards the blue sky of Paris, Nova Djokovic received from the arms of 2 members of the hospital staff the Cup of the Musketeers!
Author of a very beautiful final, Stefanos Tsitsipas receives his runner-up trophy. The Greek is acclaimed by the entire audience at Roland Garros! Magnificent tribute to the 22-year-old player, very moved!
He can now glean from having won 19 Grand Slam titles, Novak Djokovic is 1 length behind Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal!
AH THIS IS DONE! VICTORY OF NOVAK DJOKOVIC IN 5 SETS: 6-7, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4! What a comeback for the Serbian in this match!
What an incredible long backhand !!! What nerve for Tsitsipas who saves a match point while Djokovic led the exchange !!!
The forehand of Tsitsipas who woods! It’s now 30-15 for Djokovic who is only 2 points away from winning the Roland Garros tournament!
He ended up winning !! It’s hard but Tsitsipas wins his faceoff and sticks to 5-4. Djokovic will now have the task of serving to win this match! The Serbian is 4 points away from winning Roland Garros!
He has a crush on this point at the net! Tsitsipas in danger! 40-40 on his serve at 5-3. Djoko two points from the match!
He is incredible !! Djokovic is unbeatable this afternoon! Djokovic went to change his lungs after the second set, it is not possible otherwise! How does he manage to be still at this physical level when Tsitsipas seems done ?! The two players are in any case great in this final! The Serbian leads 5-3 and the Greek is in great danger.
Oh la la Tsitsipas incredible !! The Greek saved 2 double-break points and even managed to win his serve so as not to sink in this match. The score is 4-3 in this 5th set. Djokovic at the service.
How complicated it is for Stefanos Tsitsipas! The Greek does not manage to pocket his throw-in and even saved 2 double break points! Djokovic very close to breaking up!
Novak Djokovic has his eyes riveted on the Cup of the Musketeers and does not let go of it. He is extremely focused and seems too strong for an almost disillusioned Tsitsipas. It’s 4-2.
Roland-Garros 2021: useful information
At Roland Garros, the official program for each day, available on the official website, can sometimes be turned upside down. Indeed, if the start of the day schedule is clear enough, it is very difficult to predict the exact time of the end of the matches. The main constraints for the organizers of these French Open tennis tournaments: the weather and the time of sunset. Insofar as the majority of the courts do not have lighting, none take place at night at Roland-Garros with the notable exception of the Philippe-Chatrier court, which now has a retractable roof and on which this event is planned. year a match in night session every day, from 9 p.m. Please note that at the end of May-beginning of June, the sun sets between 9:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. The program for Sunday, June 13 (final) :
Here are the main results of this Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Roland-Garros (final):
The table for these French Open tennis events was determined by the draw made on Thursday, May 27. Each table brings together 128 participants, including 32 seeds but also the players who will have won their places during the qualifications. In the men, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer were placed in the same half of the table:
In the women’s tournament, the last two Roland Garros winners, Ashleigh Barty (2019) and Iga Swiatek (2020), were also found in the same part of the table:
In the male table, Rafael Nadal, winner last year and who recently won the tournament in Rome, is aiming for a fourteenth coronation on the clay court of Roland-Garros, but will have to deal again with the competition of Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and that of the new generation, led by Stefanos Tsitsipas, semi-finalist in 2020. Two outsiders, Dominic Thiem and Andrey Rublev, were eliminated in the first round. Roger Federer withdrew before his round of 16. In the female tablePolish defending champion Iga Swiatek was also among the top favorites but fell in the quarterfinals. This was also the case for world n ° 1 Ashleigh Barty but the Australian was forced to retire during her second round. Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka, who performed very well in recent weeks, was eliminated in the second round, while Serena Williams was knocked out in the round of 16. The Romanian Simona Halep, injured in the calf, had to forfeit before the fortnight.
This new edition of Roland Garros has once again suffered the vagaries of the health crisis: initially planned from May 16 to June 6, it finally takes place May 24 (start of qualifying) to June 13, 2021 (men’s draw final), i.e. less than eight months after the end of the previous edition, which exceptionally disputed the September 27 to October 11, 2020.
The Roland Garros ticketing system is organized in several stages: an exceptional opening was reserved, on Monday May 3, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m., to all buyers who had seen their tickets canceled during the 2020 edition, then the licensees. of the French Tennis Federation have benefited as usual from a priority reservation period (May 5, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.). For the general public, the most popular single tickets have been on sale since Wednesday, May 12 (10 a.m.) at the same prices as FFT licensees and within the same order limit, on the dedicated website. Also note that in addition to qualifying matches and main tournament matches, other types of tickets are available for peripheral events: Children’s Day, the Legends Trophy, etc. It is also possible to obtain tickets by coming at the end of the day thanks to the Evening Visitors offer. Finally, the organizers offer Weekend Passes, Semi-Finals Passes or Finals Passes.
Roland Garros had been broadcast for many years by public service channels and by Eurosport, but there is a change for this 2021 edition. Eurosport exit: the broadcasting rights of the competition are now shared between France TV and… Amazon Prime (Subscribe to Amazon Prime Video), the video on demand service, which offers evening matches and those played on the Simonne-Mathieu court, and which brings together for the occasion a cast of choice consultants for the comments of the meetings: we will find in particular Amélie Mauresmo, Marion Bartoli, Pauline Parmentier, Arnaud Clément, Fabrice Santoro, Paul-Henri Mathieu and Patrick Mouratoglou alongside Frédéric Verdier and Sarah Pitkowski. The semi-finals and finals will be co-broadcast.