French Open Tournament 2022- Highlights

The 2022 French Open was a Grand Slam tennis tournament that was played on outdoor clay courts. This tournament was held from 22nd May to 5th June 2022 at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. This tournament comprised doubles, singles, and mixed doubles. In this tournament, players from Belarus and Russia were allowed to participate, but not compete under the flags or names of Belarus and Russia due to the 2022 Russia-Ukraine Crisis.

Who are the winners of the French Open 2022?

  • Men’s Singles: Rafael Nadal (Spain) defeated Casper Ruud (Norwegian).
  • Women’s Singles: Iga Świątek (Poland) defeated Coco Gauff (US).
  • Men’s doubles: Jean-Julien Rojer (Netherlands) and Marcelo Arévalo (El Salvador) defeated Austin Krajicek (US) and Ivan Dodig (Croatian).
  • Women’s doubles: Kristina Mladenovic (France) and Caroline Garcia (France) defeated Coco Gauff (US) and Jessica Pegula (US).
  • Mixed doubles: Wesley Koolh (Netherlands) and Ena Shibahara (Japan) defeated Ulrikke Eikeri (Norway) and Joran Vliegen (Belgium).

What is the French Open?

It is also known as Roland-Garros and is a major tennis tournament that is held for around two weeks beginning in late May at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France, each year. The French Open is the only clay court championship that is held in the world. This year’s event saw the return of spectators after there were none in the last two editions due to COVID-19 restrictions. It was the 126th edition of this tournament.

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