Have you heard about Roland-Garros, the international French tennis tournament?
Roland-Garros is a major event in France and in the world, it is one of the French favorite and is widely anticipated each year. Another identity that the French hold on close to. Usually held in May/June, the two-week tournament in Paris is underway from 30 May to 13 June at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The players are currently fighting to win the famous “Coupe des Mousquetaires”.
Roland-Garros was the first Grand Slam tournament to join the “Open” era in 1968, and since then many tennis greats have graced the famous clay courts, including Björn Borg, Ivan Lendl, Mats Wilander, Gustavo Kuerten, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.