2019 French Open
Venue: , Paris Dates: 26 May-9 June
Coverage: Live text and radio commentary on selected matches on the BBC Sport website and app.

Britain’s Katie Swan missed out on a place in the main draw of the French Open following a 4-6 5-7 defeat to Slovakia’s Kristina Kucova in the final round of qualifying in Paris.

Swan, ranked 208th in the world, took a medical time-out after losing the first set but went 3-0 up in the second.

But she was broken four times in a pulsating deciding set in which both players struggled to hold their serve.

The 20-year-old has never reached the main draw in France.

British number three Katie Boulter, 22, who withdrew from the French Open with a back injury but travelled to Paris to pick up the £20,000 first-round prize money, was on court supporting Swan.

, seeded 26th, is the only British woman in the main draw while , and Dan Evans are all in the men’s singles.