ROLAND GARROS 2021. Gaël Monfils beat Ramos-Vinolas in 3 sets after fatigue in this first round of the French Open tennis 2021. In the men’s table, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are also on the program today. In women, Fiona Ferro just like the world number 1 qualified at the start of the day. Discover the latest results and all the information live.
- Rafael Nadal, 13 times winner of Roland-Garros, makes his debut in the 2021 edition, this Tuesday, June 1, with his first round match against the Australian Alexei Popyrin. The other big favorite in the men’s table, Novak Djokovic, will also be in contention against American Tennys Sandgren in the evening. Ashleigh Barty, as well as the French Gaël Monfils, Richard Gasquet, Lucas Pouille and Kristina Mladenovic are also on the daily menu. Table and programme
- At the start of the day, Fiona Ferro, another Frenchwoman, qualified for the second round of the women’s draw, where she will meet American Jennifer Brady. The results.
- Live scores, analyzes, highlights, reactions, follow the news of this Roland-Garros 2021 live throughout the fortnight.
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16:29 – Nadal starts his match, 100% French duel on the Lenglen
On the central Chatrier, Rafael Nadal begins his match against Alexei Popyrin. On the Lenglen, Hugo Gaston and Richard Gasquet face off in a 100% French duel!
16:18 – VICTORY OF GAËL MONFILS !!
VICTORY !! WHAT A MAN !! What a match for Gaël Monfils who came to take the energy of the public to win after the end of fatigue against Ramos-Vinolas in 4 sets (1-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-4) ! The French therefore continues his road to the second round of this Roland Garros 2021.
16:14 – Monfils is used for the match!
Oh dear what a match !! Which point ! Overwhelmed on his left, then on his right, Monfils released a sumptuous forehand passing which surprises Ramos-Vinolas !! The Lenglen audience is delirious !! Behind, the Frenchman breaks the Spaniard and will be used to win the match! THE FRENCH IS MONSTERY !!
16:12 – Monfils and Ramos-Vinolas, the Frenchman picks up at 4-4
WHAT A FIGHT! Gaël Monfils and Albert Ramos-Vinolas are on the verge of breaking up! How hard it is for the two men this afternoon on the Lenglen! Roland Garros has only just started but you have to dig deep to win each point. The French has just won his service game while the public is transcended by the blows of the French which make the Spaniard bend!
16:08 – Mladenovic wins the first round!
Opposed to Schmiedlova, Kristina Mladenovic won the first set 6-4 on the Simonne-Mathieu court. The Frenchwoman will have to be a little more precise about her service game after committing 6 double faults in this first round.
16:05 – It smells scorched for Mannarino
The end is drawing near for Adrian Mannarino. The Frenchman is down 4-1 in the 4th set. Aljaž Bedene is 2 games away from qualifying for the next round!
15:59 – Monfils glue at 3-3
Under the gaze of his future wife Elena Svitolina, Gaël Monfils sticks together with 3 games everywhere in this 4th set! It is a big battle between the French and the Spanish.
15:55 – Ashleigh Barty finally wins
World number 1 Ashleigh Barty finally postpones her match against Bernarda Pera in 2 sets (6-4, 3-6, 6-2)! We will be watching the Australian in this Roland Garros 2021 which does not appear to be at its best physically.
15:51 – Hands on knees, Monfils equalizes at 2-2
Gaël Monfils is digging physically! But the French managed to pick up 2 games everywhere by winning his service game. Ramos-Vinolas changes racket after breaking his string. It’s hard for the French as for the Spaniard who try to rule out exchanges.
15:45 – Break deleted for the Monf ‘
It suffices to say that he is in difficulty for the Frenchman to break away immediately! It’s well played from the number 19 seed who, despite a missed cushioning, wins the service game from Ramos-Vinolas and will serve to come back to 2-2.
15:44 – Start of complicated 3rd set for Monfils
Gaël Monfils started his third round against Ramos-Vinolas who will not let himself be done so easily. The Spaniard broke the Frenchman from his first face-off. He leads 2 games to 0.
15:40 – Mannarino back to the wall
Adrian Mannarino just lost, as you might expect, the 3rd set 7-5. The Frenchman present on court number 7 of this Roland Garros must therefore win the next two sets to stay alive in this tournament.
15:31 – Third set for Monfils!
Bravo Gaël !! The Frenchman does not tremble and wins this 3rd set 6-4! Fatigue is felt among the 2 men but for the moment it is Monfils who is leading the race (1-6, 7-6, 6-4).
15:27 – Two set points saved by Ramos-Vinolas, Monfils is used for the set
The Spaniard is strong! Led 15-40 on his serve, Ramos-Vinolas saves his serve and forces the Frenchman to conclude by serving for the set! 5-4 for Monfils.
15:22 – Monfils leads 5-3 in the 3rd set
Gaël Monfils relies on his serve to pocket his service game and now leads 5-3 in this 3rd set. Service to follow for Ramos-Vinolas, under pressure!
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. Since 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. Please note that at the end of May, the sun sets between 9:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. The program for Tuesday, June 1 (1st round) :
- Court Philippe-Chatrier (from 12pm): Océane Babel – Elina Svitolina (UKR), Ashleigh Barty (AUS) – Bernarda Pera (USA), Rafael Nadal (ESP) – Alexei Popyrin (AUS). Not before 9 p.m.: Novak Djokovic (SER) – Tennys Sandgren (USA).
- Court Suzanne-Lenglen (from 11 a.m.): In Shuo Liang (TAI) – Fiona Ferro, Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) – Gaël Monfils, Hugo Gaston – Richard Gasquet, Karolina Pliskova (RTC) – Donna Vekic (CRO).
- Court Simonne-Mathieu (from 11am): Ricardas Berankis (LIT) – Ugo Humbert, Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (SVQ) – Kristina Mladenovic, Matteo Berrettini (ITA) – Taro Daniel (JAP), Carla Suarez-Navarro (ESP) – Sloane Stephens (USA).
- The complete program on the official Roland Garros website
Here are the main results for Tuesday, June 1, 2021, in the 1st round of the Roland-Garros main draw:
- Svitolina – Babel : 6-2, 7-5
- Ferro -Liang: 6-1, 1-6, 6-4
- Brady – Sevastova: 6-3, 6-3
- Jabeur – Putintseva: 7-5, 6-2
- Paolini – Vögele: 7-5, 6-1
- Maria Bara – Sharma : 6-7, 2-6
- At the – Gasparyan : 6-0, 6-1
- Krejčíková – Plíšková: 5-7, 6-4, 6-2
- Sakkari -Zavatska: 6-4, 6-1
- Barty -Money: 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
- Uchiyama- Sniper : 6-3, 1-6, 2-6, 4-6
- Minaur – Travaglia : 6-2, 6-4, 7-6
- Brooksby – Karatsev : 3-6, 4-6, 4-6
- Ymer – Carballés Baena: 6-4, 0-6, 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
- Handless – Humbert : 6-4, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4
- My son – Ramos-Vinolas : 1-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-4
- All the results on the Roland Garros official site
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. For men, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are found 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), are 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, will aim for a fourteenth coronation on the clay courts of Roland-Garros, but will undoubtedly have to deal again with the competition of Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and the new generation, led by Stefanos Tsitsipas, semi-finalist in 2020, or the Russians Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev. In the female tablePolish defending champion Iga Swiatek will also be among the top favorites, as will world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty. It will also be necessary to watch the Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka, the Spanish Garbine Muguruza or the Japanese Naomi Osaka. On the other hand, Romanian Simona Halep, injured in the calf, had to forfeit.
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 (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 will be 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.