The 2018 French Open, also known as Roland Garros, will be the second Grand Slam event of 2018 and the 122nd edition of the French Open. This tournament is scheduled to begin on 27th May 2018 at 5 a.m. ET. Matches will be held almost on daily basis and the final match of the tournament will be held on 10th June 2018.
Date: 27th May – 10th June 2018
Category: Grand Slam tournament
Prize money: €39,197,000 (around $48 million)
Venue: Roland Garros Stadium
Location: Paris, France
This year French Open increased prize money to $48 million. The last year’s champion Rafael Nadal will return for this tournament and he will be defending his title. Roger Federer has already announced he will not be playing this years tournament. It will be straight third time that he will not be playing French Open. Nadal, currently ranked No. 2 in the world, will likely take the No.1 position back from Federer if he won 2018 French Open and it will be his 11th French Open trophy.
French Open Schedule Today
On French Open Finals, No.1 seed Rafael Nadal will take on Austria’s Dominic Thiem on sunday and Simona Halep will play againstSloane Stephens on saturday.
Note: All times are Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1). Subject to change.
|09-June-2018||09:00||Halep S. (Rou) vs. Stephens S. (Usa)|
|10-June-2018||06.00||Nadal R (Esp) vs. Thiem D (Aut)|
French Open – Schedule of Play
The table below contains the 2018 French Open schedule o. The Round stage will be over by 4th June and Men’s singles final is scheduled for 10th June 2018.
|27-May-2018||10:00||1st Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|28-May-2018||10:00||1st Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|29-May-2018||10:00||1st Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|30-May-2018||10:00||2nd Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|31-May-2018||10:00||2nd Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|1-June-2018||10:00||3rd Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|2-June-2018||10:00||3rd Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|3-June-2018||10:00||4th Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|4-June-2018||10:00||4th Round- 2 Men’s Singles, 2 Women’s Singles|
|5-June-2018||13:00||Quarterfinals- 1 Men’s Singles, 1 Women’s Singles, 1 Men’s Doubles|
|6-June-2018||13:00||Quarterfinals- 1 Men’s Singles, 1 Women’s Singles 1 Women’s Doubles (Semifinal)|
|7-June-2018||13:00||Semifinals- 2 Women’s Singles, Mixed Doubles Final|
|8-June-2018||12:00||Semifinals- 2 Men’s Singles|
|9-June-2018||14:00||Women’s Singles Final, Men’s Doubles Final|
|10-June-2018||14:00||Men’s Singles Final|
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