With several rounds of high action and top quality of tennis, the Roland Garros found its rightful winners in form of Rafael Nadal of Spain and Maria Sharapova of Russian winning the top accolades. The World No. 1 won his ninth Coupe de Mousquetaires with the victory over second seeded Novak Djokovic to become the first player in the history of Open Era to defend Roland Garros title for fifth straight year. As for the women’s singles was concerned, it was the gritty and determined Maria Sharapova who battled her way through during the entire tournament to win her Coupe Suzanne Lenglen for second time. She earlier won the French Open title in 2012.
After the end of two weeks, Paris found its winners. We take a look at the results of French Open 2014 in a glance:
Men’s Singles Winner: Rafael Nadal of Spain
World No. 1 Rafael Nadal of Spain defeated second seed Novak Djokovic of Serbia in four sets 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4.
Women’s Singles Winner: Maria Sharapova of Russia
Seventh seed Maria Sharapova of Russia defeated fourth seed Simona Halep of Romania in three sets 6-4, 5-7, 6-4.
Men’s Doubles Winners: Julien Benneteau/ EdouardRoger-Vassel [France]
Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France defeated Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez of Spain in straight sets 6-3, 7-6.
Women’s Doubles Winners: Shuai Peng of China and Su-Wei Hsieh of Chinese Taipei
Shuai Peng of China and Su-Wei Hsieh of Chinese Taipei Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy in straight sets 6-4, 6-1.
Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany Jean-Julien Rojer of Netherlands defeated eight seeded Julia Goerges of Germany and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia 4-6, 6-2, 10-7