French Open could leave Roland Garros
Originally published on: 26/02/10 11:49
The French Open could be forced to leave its Roland Garros home if plans to modernise the club do not get the green light within a year, according to the French Tennis Federation.
Plans to build a new Centre Court with a retractable roof by 2013 or 2014 were first announced last May and were given the go-ahead earlier this year.
The new 14,600-seater stadium would be located just 500 yards from Court Philip Chatrier and adjoined by two smaller covered arenas at a cost of