Carole Bouchard

Carole Bouchard is a French tennis writer and broadcaster, for French and international media. She is the author of "The Quest: Novak Djokovic's decade of chasing at Roland-Garros came to an end, unlocking history" (2017). A former L'Equipe newspaper reporter who has since gone independent, Carole travels the Tour all year long.

Latest articles

Dmitry Tursunov, 2022
January 18, 2022

Dmitry Tursunov, the frank interview with the outspoken coach who helped Kontaveit to become a winning machine

Dmitry Tursunov, former Top 20 player and winner of the Davis Cup in...
Carole Bouchard
Ashleigh Barty, Adélaïde 2022
January 13, 2022

Barty and Osaka round of 16 clash; everything you need to know about the 2022 Australian Open women’s singles draw

World No 1 Ash Barty and two-time champion Naomi Osaka are slated to...
Carole Bouchard
December 20, 2021

Match Points #36: Is there a legitimate rivalry between Djokovic and Medvedev ?

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev played three times in 2021, with one win...
Carole Bouchard
December 6, 2021

Match Points #35: Sets of first to 4 games – Future of tennis or an insult to the players?

In the latest edition of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard, Simon Cambers...
Carole Bouchard
Hugo Gaston, Rolex Paris Masters, 2021
November 5, 2021

Hugo Gaston’s steely nerves prevail over faltering Alcaraz

The Frenchman moved from the qualifying draw to the quarter-finals of the Rolex...
Carole Bouchard
October 22, 2021

Match Points #34: What should be done about team tennis competitions?

In the latest edition of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard and Simon...
Carole Bouchard
Louis Borfiga
October 21, 2021

Canada’s miracle-worker Borfiga: ‘There’s no reason for it not to happen in France too’

French tennis has placed a lot of hope in the return of new...
Carole Bouchard
September 25, 2021

Match Points: Laver Cup needs stars like Raducanu and Fernandez

In the latest episode of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard and Simon...
Carole Bouchard
Novak Djokovic, Match Points #33 Extrait 1
September 24, 2021

Match Points: “The pressure on Djokovic and the energy he spent all year was ultimately too much”

In the latest episode of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard and Simon...
Carole Bouchard
September 24, 2021

Match Points #33: Why Novak Djokovic fell short in Calendar Slam quest, and what it means

Novak Djokovic's run at the Calendar Slam has fallen short, and in the...
Carole Bouchard
September 24, 2021

Match Points: “Osaka could learn a lot from Maria Sharapova about how to have some control of her career”

In the latest episode of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard and Simon...
Carole Bouchard
September 17, 2021

Match Points #32: Is Raducanu real thing or fluke?

In the latest edition of Match Points, Marion Bartoli, Carole Bouchard and Simon...
Carole Bouchard
Novak Djokovic, still on course for making history.
September 9, 2021

Djokovic: “If I start to think about it too much, it burdens me mentally”

Just two wins away from the calendar-year Grand Slam, the world No 1...
Carole Bouchard
September 8, 2021

Raducanu keeping her impressive calm in the whirlwind: “I don’t want to get ahead of myself”

Emma Raducanu is living the dream in New York, but she's also extremely...
Carole Bouchard
Auger-Aliassime - US Open
September 8, 2021

Felix Auger-Aliassime: “I’ve gotten impatient sometimes”

Felix Auger-Aliassime has been waiting some time to get his Grand Slam breakthrough....
Carole Bouchard
Leylah Fernandez
September 8, 2021

Fernandez: “I was only thinking of trusting myself”

The young Canadian keeps showing an incredible amount of composure under pressure. And...
Carole Bouchard
September 8, 2021

Medvedev says “experience helps” heading into US Open semi-finals

Daniil Medvedev has not been wasting his good draw and he intends to...
Carole Bouchard
Maria Sakkari at the 2021 US Open
September 7, 2021

Maria Sakkari’s secret? “I just tried to be braver”

The Greek showed again that when you go bold, you can start winning...
Carole Bouchard
Novak Djokovic at the 2021 US Open
September 7, 2021

Berrettini’s “Hammer of tennis”, the next step in Djokovic’s plan for the Grand Slam

The all-conquering Serb is now just three matches away from the calendar-year Grand...
Carole Bouchard
Felix Auger-Aliassime, ready to roar.
September 6, 2021

FAA: “I’m more and more confident I can be at this stage more often”

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime is fast becoming the Grand Slam player he always felt...
Carole Bouchard
Leylah Annie Fernandez of Canada celebrates.
September 6, 2021

Leylah Fernandez: “I’m not surprised of anything that’s happening right now”

Leylah Fernandez is on a roll in New York, displaying an incredible level...
Carole Bouchard