2013 Wimbledon Tennis: TV Schedule, Dates, Scores, Results
The 2013 Wimbledon Championships Tennis tournament will take place on the outdoor grass courts at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London, England, United Kingdom from Monday, June 24, 2013 through to Sunday, July 7, 2013. It will be the 127th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 2013 ATP World Tour and the 2013 WTA Tour.
Rafael “Rafa” Nadal rewrites history and just become the first person ever to win 8 titles at the same Grand Slam tournament, the French Open title, when he defeated fellow Spaniard seed number 4 David Ferrer in the Open final Sunday afternoon, 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 in just over 2 hours.
Nadal broke the Men’s Singles record for match wins at Roland Garros, where he improved to a 59-1 where his lone defeat was against Robin Soderling in the 4th round in 2009.
French Open 2013 Women’s Singles Finals: Maria Sharapova vs Serena Williams
No. 1 seed Serena Williams takes on No. 2 seed Maria Sharapova Saturday afternoon June 8th for the Women’s singles final match at the Court Philippe Chatrier (Center Court), Paris, France. Game time is scheduled at 3:00pm Saturday June 8, 2013.
Serena Williams beats Sara Errani in straight sets 6-0, 6-1 in their semifinal match to reach the finals.
In the other semifinal match, No. 2-seed Maria Sharapova advances to the finals for the second year in a row, defeating No. 3 Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in 3 sets 6–1, 2–6, 6–4.
The French Open 2013 (also known as Roland Garros, after the famous French aviator) is a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It is the 112th edition of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam event of the year. It is taking place at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France, from May 26, 2013 to June 9, 2013.