French Open 2021 Day 11 HIGHLIGHTS: Rafael Nadal advanced to the semi-finals with a gritty 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 win over Diego Schwartzman. Defending champion Iga Swiatek was knocked out in the quarter-finals after a straight sets loss to Maria Sakkari, who made her first Grand Slam semi-final. Barbora Krejcikova ended teenager Coco Gauff’s incredible journey at Roland Garros as she beat her to make her first singles Grand Slam semi-final. Novak Djokovic and Nadal can set up a blockbuster French Open semi-final clash on Wednesday as both men close in on rewriting the tennis record books.
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Rafael Nadal made the French Open 2021 semi-finals with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0 win over Diego Schwartzman. Nadal was made to dig deep by the Argentine for most part of the match and he did.
French Open 2021: Iga Swiatek's title defence came to an end with a 4-6, 4-6 loss to Greek Maria Sakkari, who made her first Grand Slam semi-final.
Rafael Nadal is in action at the Philippe Chatrier against Diego Schwartzman! Before Nadal's match, the women's singles defending champion Iga Swiatek was knocked out, Nadal would not want that.
Defending champion Iga Swiatek was knocked out in the quarter-finals after a straight sets loss to Maria Sakkari, who made her first Grand Slam semi-final.
With the first set win, Maria Sakkari has stopped Iga Swiatek’s streak of straight sets won in French Open at 22.
French Open 2021: Barbora Krejcikova beat Coco Gauff in straight sets to reach her first singles Grand Slam semi-finals.
Coco Gauff's incredible French Open 2021 journey comes to an end against Barbora Krejcikova in the quarter-finals. Krejcikova defeated Gauff 7-6(6), 6-3 to advance to her first singles Grand Slam semi-final.
Barbora Krejcikova takes the first set in tiebreak after a solid fight by Coco Gauff. Krejcikova took the first set 7-6(6).
Coco Gauff and Barbora Krejcikova have kicked off the day's affair at Court Philippe-Chatrier. Currently, the American is ahead in the first set by 4-3
Hello and welcome to News18Sports' live blog of Day 11 of French Open. World number one Djokovic, the 2016 champion, and an 18-time Grand Slam title winner, faces Italian ninth seed Matteo Berrettini. Reigning champion Rafael Nadal meets Argentine 10th seed Diego Schwartzman. In the women’s quarter-finals, American teenager Coco Gauff bids to continue her dream run when she takes on Czech Barbora Krejcikova, while holder Iga Swiatek faces Greek Maria Sakkari.
Coco Gauff v Barbora Krejcíkova (from 2:30pm IST)
Maria Sakkari v Iga Swiatek (Not before 3:50pm IST)
Diego Schwartzman v Rafael Nadal (Not before 5pm IST)
Novak Djokovic v Matteo Berrettini (Not before 11:30pm IST)
When and where will the French Open 2021 be played?
The French Open 2021 main-draw action begins on Sunday, May 30 and will run until Sunday, June 13, in Paris, France.
Where do I watch the matches live on television?
The year’s second Grand Slam will be telecasted live on Star Sports Select network. The matches will start at 9:30 PM IST (6:00 PM local time) every day.
Where can I watch the live streaming of the matches?
The action can also be streamed LIVE on Disney+ Hotstar in the sub-continent.