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.
Wimbledon 2011 Womens Singles Finals: Maria Sharapova vs Petra Kvitova Live
No. 5 seed Sharapova takes on No. 8 seed Kvitova Saturday July 2, 2011 in the Wimbledon 2011 Women’s Singles Finals match.
First-time Grand Slam finalist and eighth-seeded Petra Kvitova will face former Wimbledon champion Maria Sharapova in the finals after beating Azarenka, 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 in the semifinals.
2011 Wimbledon Men’s Singles Finals: Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic
No. 1 seed Rafael Nadal takes on No. 2 seed Novak Djokovic Sunday July 3, 2011 in the Wimbledon 2011 Men’s Singles Finals match.
Novak Djokovic reached the championship match for the first time by defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (4), 6-2, 6-7 (9), 6-3 in a match filled with diving shots by both players on Centre Court Friday night.
2011 Wimbledon Tennis: TV Schedule, Scores, Results
The 2011 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 20, 2011 through to Sunday, July 3, 2011. It will be the 125th staging of the Wimbledon Championships, and the third Grand Slam tennis event of 2011 ATP World Tour and the 2011 WTA Tour.