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  French Open (tennis) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over 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.
The French Open began as a national tournament in 1891.
On the female side of tennis, the French Open is the title that has prevented players such as Lindsay Davenport from achieving a career Grand Slam and in 1997, it was the only Grand Slam that a 16-year old Martina Hingis failed to win.
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 Pete Sampras - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sampras was born in Washington, DC, and is the third son of Sam and Georgia Sampras, Greek immigrants from Sparta to the United States.
His best performance at the French Open came in 1996, when he reached the semi-finals, and his failure to win that title is the one blemish on his otherwise exceptionally impressive career record.
Australian Open 1995 Final: lost to Andre Agassi 4-6, 6-1, 7-6, 6-4 in what would prove to be his only loss to Agassi in a Grand Slam Final for his career.
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 French Open Tennis Schedule, Information and Records
Originally reserved for members of French clubs, it was first held on the courts of Stade Français club in Paris in 1891.
Thus, the French Internationals were born, and staged alternately at Stade Français and Racing Club de France until the Roland-Garros stadium came into being in 1928.
The 1928 French Internationals were the first event to be held in the new stadium, just before the Musketeers took centre-stage to beat the Americans in their long-awaited rematch.
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 BBC SPORT | Tennis | French Open 2003 | Crème de la crème
Suzanne Rachel Flore Lenglen was regarded by many as the best female player of all time, and her 1926 French Open final victory was her crowning glory.
Lenglen's tennis was supreme as she clinched her second successive French title, but not without a fuss.
In a third-round match at the 1995 French Open, Novotna, a genuine and decent competitor, met American Chanda Rubin.
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 French Open
The French Open (or the Rolland Garros) tennis tournament, held from the middle of May to the beginning of June in Paris, France, is the second of the world's Grand Slam in tennis tournaments.
The tournament started on 1891 and has been held every year since.
The most unique characteristic of the French Open is the red clay surface, one which alters the ball's bounce and the player's approach to the match.
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 FRENCH OPEN NOTEBOOK: Arantxa's dog is a Roland Garros regular   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The Spaniard and the Chilean are playing the boy's singles final at the French Open on Sunday.
It's always a good idea to keep track of the junior winners, because they often come back to show their talent in the men's tournament.
This year, 1995 junior French Open champion Mariano Zabaleta of Argentina caused a stir when he beat No. 2 seed Petr Korda in the first round.
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 Grass more like quicksand for French Open champs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
For French Open men's champions, at least, the switch from the dusty, red clay of Roland Garros to the slick, manicured lawns of Wimbledon appears a futile task.
The French Open requires patience, endurance and the ability to construct points.
In the last 10 years, Mats Wilander (1988) and Jim Courier (1991) are the only French Open champs to get past the fourth round at Wimbledon.
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 French Open Tickets Available Here - Safe and Simple Online Ordering!
Officially called Roland Garros by the French, the French Open is the second championship in row of the four Grand Slam tournaments and held every year in late May early June.
But did you know that the French Open was originally held on a grass surface, and now on slow red clay?
You have entered the best web shop: Worldticketshop is your leading partner to find out everything about the French Open.
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 Amazon.com: French Kiss (1995) : Video   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Hutton is staid and serious until he is seduced by a vibrant and passionate French woman and begins his mid-life crisis falling for the belief that this seductress wants him and not his salary.
Kline is convincingly French, with his wild haired and open minded talk, his always present dismissing pout and his passion for life.
But because it is Hollywood, the studio makes him screen test the thing, and the focus groups demand he collaborate with a ghost-writer, re- write the script as a comedy, turn the doom of the story on the fiance, while giving the rogue a heart of gold and the movie a happy ending.
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 Open de tennis de bale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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THE US Open Tennis Championships which concluded at Flushing Meadows last week ended on a note of disappointment...
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 French open 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
From the finals Andre Agassi says winning the French Open is the highest point in his career.
PARIS (AP) - Results Thursday of the $10.6 million French Open tennis championships at stade Roland Garros: Men Doubles Semifinals.
After rallying from a two-set deficit against Andrei Medvedev on Sunday at the French Open, Andre Agassi became the fifth man to win tennis's four Grand Slam events.
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 BBC SPORT | Tennis | French Open history
Amid the militant uprising and strikes taking hold of the nation, the clay court championships opened its doors to professionalism in 1968 and, 15 years after winning his first title, Rosewall became the first to claim the French Open's 15,000 francs prize money.
Graf went on to win her sixth French Open title, her last before bowing out of the game, and Hingis was booed off Centre Court.
The French Open headed into the third millennium with a three-year refurbishment project that began straight after the 1999 championships.
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 Kafelnikov vs. Chang in French Open
Hingis faces a possible match against Amelie Mauresmo in the second round, a rematch of their contentious Australian Open final.
 Kafelnikov was the French Open winner three years ago and Chang triumphed in 1989 when he was 17.
 Andre Agassi could play 1998 French Open semifinalist Cedric Pioline in round two and 1995 French Open winner Thomas Muster in the third round.
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 Nestor draws Czech at French Open
But she reached the fourth round of the Australian Open earlier this year and cracked the top 100 for the first time in her career.
Kafelnikov was the French Open winner three years ago and Chang triumphed as a 17-year-old in 1989.
 American Andre Agassi could play 1998 French Open semifinalist Cedric Pioline of France in the second round and 1995 French Open winner Thomas Muster of Austria in the third round.
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 Pierce Takes French Open Title - CBS News
Mary Pierce became the first Frenchwoman since 1967 to win the French Open, surviving some nervous moments and missed chances Saturday to beat Conchita Martinez 6-2, 7-5.
Durr then kissed Pierce on both cheeks, and the two French Open champions hugged.
She caught a break in the final because the weather was cool and hazy, and she seemed fresh at the finish of the 1-hour, 52-minute match.
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 1994 Female French Open   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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IT'S fitting that Superman opened in Brisbane cinemas this week just as Queensland's own man of steel, cyclist Robbie McEwen, makes yet another assault on the world's toughest sporting event, the Tour de France.
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 French Open roundup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Seles, who won the last of her three French Open titles a decade ago, also showcased her shotmaking in a 6-4, 7-5 fourth-round win over No. 11 Daniel Hantuchova.
She broke through against Venus Williams for the first time in the Australian Open quarterfinals, beating her for the first time in seven attempts.
And her friend Suarez, never before past the second around in eight previous trips to the French Open, upset No. 10 Amelie Mauresmo 6-2, 2-6, 6-4.
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 Cross Court TENNIS NEWS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
It was alleged that cocaine was found in urine samples belonging to Wilander and Novacek during tests at the 1995 French Open.
The two players have now acknowledged the identity of the urine samples and the positive results that were derived.
In addition, the players will return all prize money to the ITF earned at covered events from the 1995 French Open to date which amounts to $US289,005 and $US185,765 respectively, plus they will forfeit all related ATP Tour computer ranking points.
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 French Open notes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Shielded by a straw hat and sunglasses and seated beside her boyfriend, the daughter of former President Clinton became the focus of Center Court photographers — and appeared not to like that.
Despite the long lenses pointed her way, Chelsea hardly drew the same attention as her father, who attended last year's French Open and sat in almost exactly the same spot.
COMEBACK: Mary Pierce, the 2000 French Open champion, is looking strong in her comeback from a series of injuries.
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 Broadhurst wins Portugal Open   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Broadhurst, 39, had seven birdies and three bogeys in a final-round 67 to finish 13-under at the par-71 Oitavos course near Lisbon.
He last picked up a tour trophy at the 1995 French Open.
Overnight leader Paul Lawrie of Scotland, the 1999 British Open champion, had five birdies but took seven shots at the par-4 17th and finished second.
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 Tennis videos from 1995 to 1996
1995 French Open 1st Rnd S Graf v I Gorrochategui 6-1 7-5 English VQ6 1hr 01mins
1995 French Open 3rd Rnd L Davenport v M Hingis 4-6 6-2 6-2 Eng and Ger VQ7 1hr 25mins
1995 French Open 4th Rnd S Graf v A Huber 6-4 7-5 English VQ7 52mins (1st set missing)
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 French Open 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Martin has now reached the second round for the second consecutive year, although last year he fell to eventual semi finalist Spain's Alex Corretja.
His best showing has been a third round berth in 1995 and 1996.
The big serve-volleyer will now meet #25 seed Tim Henman of Britain, an easy winner earlier in the day over Belarussian Vladimir Voltchkov 6-2, 6-3, 6-1.
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 Principal Euphonium: Glyn Williams
His repertoire, often captured on commercial recordings, is truly impressive and includes performances with National Radio 2 Brass showcase and the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, and as a featured soloist at the Annual National Tuba and Euphonium Conference.
Glyn's memorable talent is appreciated all over the world through appearances in Crete, Equador, Brazil, France and of course, in his native land of Wales.
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 eBay - french open, Fan Apparel Souvenirs, Paintings items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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 Tennisrulz.com Message Board - Andrew's US Open reports
The Australian Open 1995 and French Open 2000 is one of the hardest hitters the women's game has ever seen, and I considered becoming a fan of hers (but didn't) when she thrashed Steffi Graf 6-2 6-2 in the semi-finals of the French Open 1994.
For most 17-year-old Russian girls, it would be a very positive experience to fight their way through to the third round of a Grand Slam, and take a set off a two-time Grand Slam champion who hits the ball like a bazooka.
This was always going to be a tough match against the Australian Open 1995 and French Open 2000 champion, who beat Venus Williams at the Olympics, and had breezed through her first two matches 6-1 6-2 and 6-0 6-1.
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 Steffi Graf - Tennis Player from Germany - Tennis-Heroes.net
French: Winner 1987, 1988, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1999.
Wimbledon: Winner 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996.
U.S. : Winner 1988, 1989, 1993, 1995, 1996.
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 Titles starting with '*' in English   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
"1994 US Open Tennis Championships, The" (1994) (mini)
"1997 US Open Tennis Championships, The" (1997) (mini)
...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him (1995)
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 Tennis Quiz #001 Answers
Who won the 1997 U.S. Open women's singles?
Who won the 1995 French Open men's singles?
Who won the 1991 French Open women's singles?
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 WTA Archive
WTA Tournament Singles Results - Week of 29 May 1995 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- French Open 1R Sanchez Vic.(1) d.
Zrubakova 6-4 6-2 French Open 2R Sanchez Vic.(1) d.
Watanabe 6-3 6-2 French Open 4R Sanchez Vic.(1) d.
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 Head 2 head
1995 - French Open, France - W - 6-4 6-3 7-5
1995 - French Open, France - W - 6-3 6-2 6-2
1995 - Milan, Italy - W - 7-5 6-7(4) 6-4
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