When does Roland Garros 2024 start?


The French tournament incorporates a daily night match at 8:30 p.m. and also adds a retractable cover on court 2

The next Monday, May 20, the curtain rises on Roland Garros. It will possibly be the last time I compete. Rafael Nadalbut we will also have to be attentive to the recovery of the latest injuries of Carlos Alcaraz.

“I don’t want to feel Roland Garros how I felt in Madrid or Barcelona, without being able to really fight,” said the Mallorcan tennis player in an interview carried out before the Rome tournament and broadcast on French public television France 2.

Nadal also assured that he never said “one hundred percent” that this would be his last season, although deep down he thought about it and pointed out that “you never know what will happen in the future.”

They will also attend the French event Novak Djokovicworld number 1, that like Nadal he was unexpectedly knocked out of the last Rome tournament in the quarterfinals. Situation that he also experienced in his own flesh Medvedev on the other side of the Italian tournament table.


All of them now only think about being crowned champions of the 2024 edition of the French trophy on the Philippe-Chatrier center court.

News at Roland Garros 2024

Roland Garros represents the second Grand Slam of the 2024 season, which in this 2024 edition presents important new features:

New schedules at Roland Garros and night game shift

One of the great novelties of Roland Garros 2024 will be the incorporation of a night match session for 11 days, specifically, from the Sunday, May 25 until June 5. Each match will start at 8:30 p.m.

New cover on the track Suzanne-Lenglen

To fulfill the competition program, and without depending 100% on good weather, lThe second main court of the tournament has a retractable cover in this edition. So the track Suzanne-Lenglen It also has this operable roof system as the main track, the Philippe-Chatrier. It would have a capacity of up to 25,000 seats under the new cover.

Psychological support for tennis players

The French tournament, together with the ATP and the WTA, will develop a special protection and psychological help program for the tennis players during the tournament.



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