Rafael Nadal could hardly have asked for an easier entry into the French Open – two qualifiers to lift his spirits while Novak Djokovic has a far tougher time of it at the other end of the draw. But the real conundrum of the draw ceremony on Thursday night was the surprise appearance of Katie Boulter, only 17 days after announcing her withdrawal. There was no immediate explanation for her reappearance although it seems she might have left her name in the draw accidentally. But never about the French Open’ Read moreIf so – presuming she has not made a remarkable recovery and does actually play – she will have some explaining to do. Facebook Twitter Pinterest The two champions, Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep, at the French Open draw.
Source: The Guardian May 23, 2019 19:23 UTC