French Open 2021: Alize Cornet blasts decision to postpone Grand Slam by a week

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - MARCH 09: Alize Cornet of France stretches to play a backhand in her Round Two match against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus during Day Three of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on March 09, 2021 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Alize Cornet, world no.59, criticised the decision to postpone this year’s Roland Garros tournament by a week – now starting on May 30 – given the impact it will then have on the rest of the tennis calendar: which includes shortening this summer’s grasscourt season by a week.
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Daniil Medvedev’s historic ATP Finals win sets up a very promising 2021

Daniil Medvedev hopes ATP Finals a sign of things to come with young guns forming 'great rivalries' -

Daniil Medvedev recovered from a set down to beat US Open champion Dominic Thiem and win this year’s Nitto ATP Finals, making history in London on Sunday. Eleven years after his Russian compatriot Nikolay Davydenko won the first edition at The 02, the 24-year-old defiantly rose to the occasion in a way that sets him – and others – up brilliantly for a promising 2021 campaign.  Continue reading