Marion Bartoli

Marion Bartoli was a professional on the WTA Tour between 2000 and 2013. Her career was marked by a title at Wimbledon (2013, the only European to win without losing a set), a ranking of No 7 in the world (in 2012) and 8 titles. The French number one between her first final at Wimbledon (2007) and the end of her career (2013), she received the Legion of Honor. Bartoli now carries out several activities: she regularly advises the player Jelena Ostapenko, works for several media (ITV, BBC, Amazon Prime), is an ambassador for the ELA association and published the book "Renaitre" in 2019. For Tennis Majors, she provides her analysis on international tennis in the Match Points program.

How many slams can Alcaraz win and rating Serena’s performance – Match Points #42 podcast edition

September 17, 2022
Match Points #40

Serena’s legacy; Novak’s absence and US Open talking points: Match Points #40

August 27, 2022
Match Points Podcast #41 - © Tennis Majors

Serena’s legacy and expectations for her farewell, why the US Open is one of the most open of the last 10 years – Match Points #41 podcast edition

August 27, 2022
Serena Williams, Match Points #40

Why it’s great for ATP Tour to experiment with coaching, Serena’s return and expectations – Match Points #40, audio version

June 26, 2022

Nadal’s incredible achievement and the high price he paid with his body – and the problem of night sessions at Roland-Garros – Match Points #39

June 12, 2022

Nadal’s incredible achievement and the high price he paid with his body – and the problem of night sessions at Roland-Garros – Match Points #39

June 9, 2022

Earthquake in women’s tennis and the ATP’s lack of authority over players’ bad behaviour – Match Points #38 podcast sample

April 6, 2022

Djokovic’s legacy at risk, Nadal flips the GOAT script – Match Points # 37

February 20, 2022

VIDEO: “Novak Djokovic is badly advised”

February 19, 2022

VIDEO: “No one would have thought that the Grand Slams race will be determined by Djokovic’s vaccination status”

February 18, 2022
Match Points by Tennis Majors about Novak Djokovic unvaccinated

Djokovic’s legacy at risk – Match Points #37 podcast sample

February 16, 2022

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

December 20, 2021

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

December 6, 2021

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

October 22, 2021

Laver Cup needs stars like Raducanu and Fernandez – Match Points excerpt

September 25, 2021
Novak Djokovic, Match Points #33 Extrait 1

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

September 24, 2021

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

September 24, 2021

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

September 24, 2021

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

September 17, 2021
Naomi Osaka Match Points #31

“It’s not because Osaka is winning big and is millionaire that she’s happy” – Match Points excerpt

August 24, 2021
Naomi Osaka: Match Points 31

Has Naomi Osaka’s career gone off the rails? – Match Points #31

August 23, 2021

“Every time Djokovic has played for history he has succeeded” – Match Points excerpt

August 17, 2021
Match Points #30 Extrait 1

Federer won’t “end his career on a bagel in Wimbledon” – Match Points excerpt

August 13, 2021
Match Points #30

Djokovic, Nadal and Federer struggle with their bodies before the US Open: how serious is it? – Match Points #30

August 10, 2021

Comparing the ATP’s stability and WTA’s wild uncertainty: “Both tours would do well with just 10 percent of what the other has” – Match Points excerpt

July 1, 2021
Novak Djokovic

“Slam titles will decide goat debate” – Match Points excerpt

June 26, 2021

Djokovic, Federer, Serena and other GOAT questions before Wimbledon 2021 – Match Points #29

June 26, 2021
Match Points #28, Extrait 2 Sabalenka

Sabalenka isn’t ready to win a Grand Slam…yet – Match Points excerpt

June 2, 2021
Match Points #28 Extrait 1

Federer, Serena face harsh reality on clay – Match Points excerpt

May 29, 2021
Match Points #28

What to expect from Roland-Garros (besides a Nadal win and a Djokovic fight of course) – Match Points #28

May 22, 2021

“The French government has a say on Roland-Garros decision” – Match Points excerpt

April 29, 2021

“Hosting a global sport event is still a risk, especially in France” – Match Points excerpt

April 28, 2021

Roland-Garros one week later: Why do the French think it will change anything? – Match Points #27

April 27, 2021

“Linespeople must not be replaced by Hawk-Eye Live, they’re part of the show” – Match Points excerpt

April 22, 2021

“If the ATP doesn’t replace Federer and Nadal, they’re going to suffer” – Match Points excerpt

April 19, 2021

Is the ATP Tour ready for the post Federer and Nadal era? – Match Points #26

April 17, 2021

Isner and his “broken system”: “It’s ridiculous” – Match Points excerpt

March 31, 2021

What should the ATP Tour do about Benoit Paire? – Match Points excerpt

March 28, 2021

Paire and Isner, ATP’s pain in the neck – Match Points #25

March 27, 2021

Training for clay instead of playing in Miami, the right choice for Federer? – Match Points excerpt

March 25, 2021

Where does Federer stand now? – Match Points #24

March 23, 2021

“Djokovic, Nadal and Federer are not ready to leave the place” – Match Points excerpt

February 28, 2021

“There’s no necessity for a player to talk about an injury before a match” – Match Points excerpt

February 28, 2021

The ATP gap after the Big 3, and who can break through it? – Match Points #23

February 27, 2021

For Osaka, “ten slams is still really far away” – Match Points excerpt

February 26, 2021

“I don’t think Serena’s made up her mind yet” – Match Points excerpt

February 25, 2021

Debating 10 Slams for Osaka, 24 for Serena – Match Points #22

February 24, 2021

Thiem, Gauff, Sinner, Serena-Federer: Our predictions for 2021 – Match Points #21

December 9, 2020

Zverev: “The ATP has held investigations for much less” – Match Points excerpt

November 29, 2020

Best-of-five: “Tennis isn’t popular for its endurance” – Match Points excerpt

November 29, 2020

Rankings: “We can’t have players not showing up at events!” – Match Points excerpt

November 29, 2020

The Zverev case, the rankings issue & the 5-set debate – Match Points #20

November 29, 2020

Understanding the lack of consistency on the WTA Tour – Match Points #19

November 9, 2020

WTA: “The strength in depth is better now”, but not the overall level – Match Points excerpt

November 7, 2020

“Federer proved in the past that writing him off is not a very wise move” – Match Points excerpt

October 29, 2020

Why Nadal’s Roland-Garros triumph will push Federer and Djokovic to new heights – Match Points excerpt

October 28, 2020

Is Rafa the GOAT after Roland-Garros? – Match Points #18

October 27, 2020

“Having as many spectators just seems incredibly risky” – Match Points excerpt

September 21, 2020

The French Open with Spectators: Good or Bad Idea? – Match Points excerpt

September 21, 2020

Will Serena Williams ever win slam No 24? – Match Points excerpt

September 19, 2020

US Open finals: Amazing comebacks or unbearable collapses? – Match Points #14

September 15, 2020

Osaka “would have been told to leave the politics behind if she lost early” – Match Points excerpt

September 15, 2020

“Thiem could barely swing the ball – I knew that feeling” – Match Points excerpt

September 15, 2020

“Hitting a ball around a court, it’s something we’ve seen from Djokovic, but also from other players”- Match Points excerpt

September 10, 2020

“Djokovic played with fire and got burned”- Match Points excerpt

September 10, 2020

“People give Djokovic a hard time simply because he’s not Nadal or Federer” – Match Points excerpt

September 10, 2020

The fall-out from the Djokovic default – Match Points #13

September 9, 2020

How can the behind-closed-doors US Open improve its atmosphere? – Match Points excerpt

September 5, 2020

Is winning the 2020 US Open the same achievement as winning any other Grand Slam? – Match Points excerpt

September 5, 2020

US Open special : What we like and dislike about tennis in the “bubble” – Match Points #11

September 4, 2020

The US Open is happening: Can players handle the physical challenge? – Match Points excerpt

August 21, 2020

Asterisk or not: Is the 2020 US Open a legitimate Grand Slam? – Match Points excerpt

August 19, 2020

Upholding, new rules, legitimacy: The ultimate 2020 US Open debate – Match Points #10

August 11, 2020

Federer the saint and Djokovic the demon, is it that simple? – Match Points excerpt

August 7, 2020

How could UTS be included in tennis’ regular schedule? – Match Points #9

August 4, 2020

Should the Grand Slams change to best-of-three format? – Match Points excerpt

July 24, 2020

Should the 2020 US Open still take place? – Match Points #8

July 23, 2020

Will Roland-Garros make the same mistakes as the Adria Tour? – Match Points excerpt

July 20, 2020

Should the US Open let top players bring their entire entourage? – Match Points excerpt

July 16, 2020

Should the 2020 US Open be cancelled? – Match Points #7

July 14, 2020

Should Novak Djokovic be removed from the Player Council? – Match Points excerpt

July 7, 2020

Is Novak Djokovic to blame for Adria Tour disaster? – Match Points #6

July 2, 2020

Is Djokovic’s legacy diminished by the Adria Tour fiasco? – Match Points excerpt

July 1, 2020

Doubles money, US Open and more: Let’s talk! – Match Points #5

June 15, 2020

Are doubles specialists paid too much? – Match Points excerpt

June 9, 2020

Should tennis scrap the 2020 season now and prepare for 2021? – Match Points excerpt

May 28, 2020

Who’s right in the vaccine debate? Rafa or Novak? – Match Points excerpt

May 27, 2020

Was Rafael Nadal right to call out Novak Djokovic on vaccination issue? – Match Points #4

May 25, 2020

How can tennis best help low-ranked players? – Match Points excerpt

May 22, 2020

Are top players doing enough for low-ranked players?

May 21, 2020

Should the top players help financially the ones beneath them? – Match Points #3

May 20, 2020