For this fifth day of the Roland-Garros tournament, five Frenchmen are on the program, Hugo Gaston, Gilles Simon, Caroline Garcia, Léolia Jeanjean and Alizé Cornet who will have the honors of the “night session” on the Philippe Chatrier court. Among the favourites, Iga Swiatek, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Daniil Medvedev will be on the track this Thursday.
The days follow one another at Roland-Garros. For this fifth day, the world number 2, the Russian Daniil Medvedev will challenge on the Central from noon the Serbian Laslo Djere. Among the women, the world number 4 and ultra-favorite Iga Swiatek will try to continue her crazy series by beating the American. Alison Riske.
This Thursday, five French people will be on the track: the heroes of the first round, Gilles Simon and Hugo Gaston for the men. On the ladies’ side, Caroline Garcia, Léolia Jeanjean and Alizé Cornet. The latter will also have the privilege of playing in the evening on the Philippe Chartrier court, facing the seed number 13 and winner of Roland-Garros in 2017, the Latvian Jelena Ostapenko. The objective for the French will be to do better than the day on Wednesday, punctuated by four defeats and a single victory, signed Diane Parry