Cédric Rouquette

Passionate about tennis since he discovered the grace of Stefan Edberg's serve-and-volley game in the late 1980s, French and Toulousian Cédric Rouquette quickly understood that his pen had a much better chance of allowing him to be part of the tennis world than his forehand would. Reporter at L'Equipe (2000-2010), editor-in-chief of Eurosport online (2010-2014), he has been the director of the Tennis Majors project since 2020. It is, in a way, a homecoming after having spent six years in the service of the editorial projects of others, at CFJ Paris, at the W School, at the Creafeed agency and in the production company Scrine. He's also known as a great indie pop lover and specialist.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas at Roland-Garros in 2021
June 12, 2021

Tsitsipas, the athlete with the body sculpted for tennis

Stefanos Tsitsipas is the player who has played and won by far the...
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Cédric Rouquette
June 8, 2021

Our interview with Gilles Cervara: “Daniil has rediscovered what allows him to be brilliant”

Long convinced that Daniil Medvedev can be just as effective on clay as...
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Iga Swiatek - Roland-Garros 2020
June 6, 2021

The schedule for Monday: Swiatek in action as Djokovic and Nadal face rising Italian stars

The two defending champions are in action on Monday at Roland-Garros as is...
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Roger Federer in Geneva in 2021
June 4, 2021

The schedule for Saturday at Roland-Garros: Federer behind close doors for first time

Friday's night-session match on Court Philippe-Chatrier features Roger Federer, who is facing Dominik...
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June 4, 2021

The volley podcast #1 : Naomi Osaka, mental health and media attention

In an in-depth discussion, Simon Cambers details what happened at Roland-Garros, what it...
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Cédric Rouquette
June 3, 2021

Our interview with Tamara Zidanšek: “The key is to believe that I belong there”

Tamara Zidanšek, who beat Bianca Andreescu on the way to the quarter-finals of...
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June 1, 2021

The schedule for Wednesday: Medvedev will play the night session

Serena Williams will be seen in action on Court Chatrier while Zverev and...
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Ash Barty vs Iga Swiatek at Madrid in 2021
May 27, 2021

Osaka dealt a friendly hand, Barty vs. Swiatek a potential quarter-final: Everything you need to know about the French Open women’s draw

Ashleigh Barty and Iga Swiatek, the last two women’s singles champions at Roland-Garros,...
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Rafael Nadal reacts during his final match against Novak Djokovic
May 27, 2021

Djokovic vs. Nadal in the semi-finals and everything else you need to know about the Roland-Garros men’s draw

The possible semi-final between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is the big story...
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Vincenzo Santopadre & Matteo Berrettini, UTS, 2020
May 4, 2021

Exclusive: “We still have to discover his limits” – Santopadre talks about his “special” coach-player relationship with Berrettini

Vincenzo Santopadre and Matteo Berrettini have been working together for more than a...
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Gilles Cervara, 2021
April 29, 2021

Exclusive – Cervara on Medvedev: “He knows he can win any event, but not yet on clay”

The time the Russian had to take off due to a positive Covid-19...
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Carlos Alcaraz, 2021
April 7, 2021

Lopez vs. Alcaraz in Marbella: 21-year age difference is almost a record

The upcoming Andalucia Open match between Feliciano Lopez, soon to be 40, and...
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