The 2013 Roland Garros tennis championships are the second of only four Grand Slam tournaments held each year. Roland Garros is also known as “The French Open” and has been held at it’s current location since 1928 and is the only Grand Slam played on clay courts. Roland Garros is run by the French Tennis Federation (FFT i.e. Fédération Française de Tennis) and is held at Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France.
Click this link for information on how to buy your Official 2013 Roland Garros tennis tickets. I encourage you to “Follow” Roland Garros on Twitter like I do, the official handle is @RolandGarros and the official 2013 hashtag is #RG13. Please “Like” the official Roland Garros Facebook page just as I do by pasting http://www.facebook.com/RolandGarros into your address bar then click “Like” once you are there.
This tournament is one of the “BIG 14″ MAJOR prestigious events for both the men and the women. The 2013 edition of Roland Garros run from the first day of qualifying on Tuesday 21 May through to the Gentlemen’s Singles Final on Sunday 9 June.
The 2012 women’s singles champion was Maria SHARAPOVA who defeated Sara ERRANI in the final 6-3, 6-2 to win 2,000 WTA ranking points. The 2012 singles champion was Rafael NADAL who defeated Novak DJOKOVIC in the final 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 to win 2,000 ATP ranking points.
This page was created to make it easier for YOU to find the information that YOU are looking for on OnCourt Advantage. All of the OnCourt Advantage web pages related to Roland Garros 2013 are listed below and all future Roland Garros coverage will be continually updated on this directory page. All coverage of the Roland Garros in previous years is listed in these directory pages-> Roland Garros 2012, Roland Garros 2011 and Roland Garros 2010.
- Roland Garros 2013 Bookmakers Favourites
- Roland Garros 2013 Women’s Singles Draw
- Roland Garros 2013 Men’s Singles Draw
- Roland Garros 2013 Women’s Schedule of Play
- Roland Garros 2013 Men’s Schedule of Play
- 2013 Grand Slam Tournaments
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First published 11 December 2012