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

Simona Halep
September 3, 2021

Halep: “I was super stressed. Told my coach that my forehand is lost”

Simona Halep struggled against Elena Rybakina (third round) but she is still slowly...
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Novak Djokovic, keen on keeping the Big 3 trend rolling
September 3, 2021

Djokovic: “I hope people still keep on talking about the Big 3”

Fans aren't the only one hoping the Big 3 will have many more...
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Carole Bouchard
September 2, 2021

Iga Swiatek: “I’m stressed out but you have to learn how to live with it’

The former French Open champion had her back to the wall on Thursday...
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Cori Gauff at the 2021 US Open
September 2, 2021

Gauff: “If I tighten up a few things, I’m capable of winning one Grand Slam”

Beaten by Sloane Stephens (6-4, 6-2), Coco Gauff still finishes her Grand Slam...
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Carole Bouchard
August 27, 2021

Daniil Medvedev: “I’m going to try to keep it at 20 for all of them”

The Russian, runner-up in 2019, says he is determined to do everything he...
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Bianca Andreescu at Montreal in 2021
August 11, 2021

Andreescu on a knife-edge as she seeks to regain bearings, confidence and titles

Bianca Andreescu will compete for titles in Canada, the US Open and Indian...
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Portrait de Gilles Moretton
May 29, 2021

Exclusive : Gilles Moretton (FFT) ready to be the bridge that is lacking between the governing bodies of world tennis

In an interview with Tennis Majors, FFT president Gilles Moretton expresses belief that...
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Jean-François Caujolle
December 9, 2020

Open 13 in Marseille “80 percent” set for move to March 8

Jean-François Caujolle, tournament director of the Open 13 in Marseille, discusses all of...
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Wim Fissette and Naomi Osaka, Brisbane 2020
August 5, 2020

Wim Fissette on Naomi Osaka: “This could actually be a very important time for her career”

Is there a way to turn this rough 2020 season into a positive...
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Affiche UTS 2
July 29, 2020

UTS is ready to deliver for its last weekend

The last weekend of the second edition of the Ultimate Tennis Showdown is...
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Fernando Verdasco at UTS2, July 2020
July 29, 2020

Fernando Verdasco: “I’m able to play but I have to be careful”

Fernando Verdasco is getting back into shape, and also finding his footing quickly...
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Carole Bouchard
Naomi Osaka won't be able to defend her Toray Pan Pacific Open title
July 28, 2020

The Toray Pan Pacific Open, WTA Premier in Tokyo, is canceled

The Toray Pan Pacific Open has been canceled, leaving the WTA Tour with...
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Carole Bouchard
2020 US Open in trouble
July 24, 2020

The US Open still trying to make it happen

New arrangements have apparently leaked to Open Court about how the 2020 US...
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Oliviero Palma - WTA
July 22, 2020

Exclusive – Palermo tournament director, Oliviero Palma: “I do feel great responsibility”

Palermo has great hopes for its Ladies Open, which, after a break of...
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Carole Bouchard
June 25, 2020

The power of the Grand Slams is virtually limitless

Of the many things to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis in tennis, one...
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Dominic Thiem
June 19, 2020

Even without the ATP Tour, Dominic Thiem likes it when his schedule is packed

Dominic Thiem emerged from lockdown exactly the player he was before: someone who...
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Carole Bouchard
Alizé Cornet - WTA
June 18, 2020

Getting back on court, sure, but how and for what?

As many players have spent two months or more without being able to...
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Bethanie Mattek-Sands, co-host of Tennis United
June 8, 2020

Mattek-Sands: Tennis United proves the ATP and WTA are stronger together

Tennis Majors caught up with Bethanie Mattek-Sands, in order to dig into the...
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Carole Bouchard
Federation Francaise
June 4, 2020

For French tennis, Roland-Garros is life or death

Before a global pandemic began to wreak havoc on the tennis world, nobody...
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Caroline Garcia - Features
May 29, 2020

Caroline Garcia: “Rafael Nadal’s soul is everywhere here”

Caroline Garcia got stuck in Manacor during the lockdown, while training at the...
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Carla Suarez Navarro
May 28, 2020

Selfless Suárez Navarro: “I value the privileged life that I have”

Tennis players do live in a bubble, but when the coronavirus pandemic struck...
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