(PR-inside.com) The Eurosport Group announced today it has started a new long-term partnership with the FĂŠdĂŠration FranĂ§aise de Tennis (FFT) for pan-European coverage of Roland Garros, the French Open tennis Grand Slam. Rafa Nadal, eight-time winner of Roland ... FULL ARTICLE AT PR-Inside.com
Roland Garros (6 October 1888 – 5 October 1918) was an early French aviator and a fighter aircraft pilot during World War I.
Garros was born in Saint-Denis, Réunion and studied at HEC Paris. He started his aviation career in 1909 flying Santos-Dumont's Demoiselle monoplane, an aircraft that only flew well with a small lightweight pilot. In 1911 Garros graduated to flying Bleriot monoplanes and... Full Article At Wikipedia.org