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The French Open is always held two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. It is the premier clay court tennis tournament in the world. We're sure that tons of fans are looking forward to French Open 2013 betting. For more information on the tournament and to relive past Opens, check out our web guide below.


Top Information Websites

Tennis.com
The offical website of Tennis Magazine. The site offers tennis news, professional and college updates, instruction, gear and links.

Sporting Life Tennis
Sporting Life Tennis website provides news stories, profiles and results.

ESPN.com Tennis
ESPN.com’s official tennis web page.

TennisTours.com
Source for tennis news, player stories and overall entertainment.

FOX Sports.com Tennis
FOX Sports.com page gives you news stories, photos and rankings for both the ATP and WTA.


Relive Past French Opens

2007
King of Clay: Nadal denies Federer again
For the second time in two years, Rafael Nadal defeats top-ranked Roger Federer on the clay surface of the French Open. The victory marked Nadal's third-straight Open title.

2006
Nadal faces down Federer to defend crown
One is nice, two is better in the case of Rafael Nadal as the Spaniard defeats Roger Federer to win back-to-back French Open titles.

Magnificent Henin-Hardenne wins third title
Belgium’s Justine Henin-Hardenne wins back-to-back French Open titles and her third in four years.

2005
Teen Nadal gives Spain reign over French Open
Two days after celebrating his 19th birthday, Rafael Nadal defeats Roger Federer to win his first-ever French Open championship.

Henin wraps up French Open title
Justine Henin-Hardenne wins her second French Open title in just three years in ‘05.

2004
Gaudio shocked at triumph
From unseeded participant to champion, Gaston Gaudio from Argentina wins the ’04 French Open.

Myskina takes French title
Anastasia Muskina crushes fellow compatriot Elena Dementieva in ’04 to become the first Russian woman to win a Grand Slam title.

2003
King of Clay
One year after losing to Albert Costa in the finals, Juan Carlos Ferrero of Spain wins the ’03 French Open for his first victory in a Grand Slam final.

Henin-Hardenne clobbers Clijsters for French title
Justine Henin-Hardenne wins her first French title in ’03 with a crushing defeat over Kim Clijsters.

2002
Costa dominates Ferrero early
In the biggest victory of his career, Albert Costa defeats Juan Carlos Ferrero in the ’02 French Open.

Serena finally won when it counted
Serena Williams beats a familiar foe in the ’02 French Open.

2001
Tres magnifique!
Gustavo Kuerten wins his second-straight French Open title and his third overall with in ’01.

Still slammin’
American Jennifer Capriati defeats Kim Clijsters of Belgium in ’01 for her first French Open title.

2000
Kuerten upsets Norman in men’s final
Gustavo Kuerten notches his second French Open title in ’00, defeating Mangus Norman in an upset.

Pierce tops Martinez in straight sets
Mary Pierce becomes the first Frenchwoman since Francoise Durr in 1967 to win the French Open at Roland Garros.

French Open Winners

Year

Men

Women

2007
2006
2005
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2003
2002
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1911
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1901
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1894
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1892
1891

Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal
Rafael Nadal
Gasón Gaudio
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Albert Costa
Gustavo Kuerten
Gustavo Kuerten
Andre Agassi
Carlos Moya
Gustavo Kuerten
Yevgueny Kafelnikov
Thomas Muster
Sergi Bruguera
Sergi Bruguera
Jim Courier
Jim Courier
Andres Gomez
Michael Chang
Mats Wilander
Ivan Lendl
Ivan Lendl
Mats Wilander
Ivan Lendl
Yannick Noah
Mats Wilander
Bjorn Borg
Bjorn Borg
Bjorn Borg
Bjorn Borg
Guillermo Vilas
Adriano Panatta
Bjorn Borg
Bjorn Borg
Ilie Nastase
Andres Gimeno
Jan Kodes
Jan Kodes
Rod Laver
Ken Rosewall
Roy Emerson
Tony Roche
Fred Stolle
Manuel Santana
Roy Emerson
Rod Laver
Manuel Santana
Nicola Pietrangeli
Nicola Pietrangeli
Mervyn Rose
Sven Davidson
Lewis Hoad
Tony Trabert
Tony Trabert
Ken Rosewall
Jaroslav Drobny
Jaroslav Drobny
Budge Patty
Frank Parker
Frank Parker
Jozsef Asboth
Marcel Bernard
William Mcneill
Donald Budge
Henner Henkel
Gottfried Von Cramm
Fred Perry
Gottfried Von Cramm
John Crawford
Henri Cochet
Jean Borotra
Henri Cochet
Rene Lacoste
Henri Cochet
Rene Lacoste
Henri Cochet
Rene Lacoste
Jean Bototra
Francois Blanchy
Henri Cochet
Jean Samazeuilh
Andre Gobert
Max Decugis
Max Decugis
Max Decugis
Andre Gobert
Maurice Germot
Max Decugis
Max Decugis
Max Decugis
Maurice Germot
Maurice Germot
Max Decugis
Max Decugis
M. Vacherot
Andre Vacherot
Paul Ayme
Paul Ayme
Paul Ayme
Paul Ayme
Andre Vacherot
Andre Vacherot
Andre Vacherot
L. Riboulet
J. Schopfer
H. Briggs

Justine Henin-Hardenne
Justine Henin-Hardenne
Justine Henin-Hardenne
Anastasia Myskina
Justine Henin-Hardenne
Serena Williams
Jennifer Capriati
Mary Pierce
Steffi Graf
Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario
Iva Majoli
Steffi Graf
Steffi Graf
Arantxa Sanchez
Steffi Graf
Monica Seles
Monica Seles
Monica Seles
Arantxa Sanchez
Steffi Graf
Steffi Graf
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Martina Navratilova
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Martina Navratilova
Hana Mandlikova
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Virginia Ruzici
Mima Jausovec
Sue Barker
Chris Evert
Chris Evert
Margaret Smith-Court
Billie-Jean King
Evonne Goolagong
Margaret Smith-Court
Margaret Smith-Court
Nancy Richey
Francoise Durr
Ann Haydon-Jones
Lesley Turner
Margaret Smith
Lesley Turner
Margaret Smith
Ann Haydon
Darlene Hard
Christine Truman
Zsuzsi Kormoczy
Shirley Bloomer
Athea Gibson
Angela Mortimer
Maureen Connolly
Maureen Connolly
Doris Hart
Shirley Fry
Doris Hart
M. Osborne-Dupont
Nelly Landry
Patricia Todd
Margaret Osborne
Simone Mathieu
Simone Mathieu
Hilde Sperling
Hilde Sperling
Hilde Sperling
Margaret Scriven
Margaret Scriven
Helen Wills-Moody
Cilly Aussem
Helen Wills-Moody
Helen Wills
Helen Wills
Kornelia Bouman
Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
Diddie Vlasto
Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
Suzanne Lenglen
Marguerite Broquedis
Marguerite Broquedis
Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
Jeanne Matthey
Kate Gillou-Fenwick
De Kermel
Kate Gillou-Fenwick
Kate Gillou-Fenwick
Kate Gillou-Fenwick
Adine Masson
Adine Masson
P. Girod
Y. Prevost
Adine Masson
Adine Masson
Adine Masson

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