Friday, June 5, 2009
Medina Garrigues and Ruano Pascual defend French Open title
The 2008 French Open women's doubles champions have done it again. Anabel Medina Garrigues and Virginia Ruano Pascual defeated Victoria Azarenka and Elena Vesnina 6-1, 6-1 today to win the 2009 French Open. This makes six French Open doubles titles for Ruano Pascual, who now holds a total of ten doubles titles in majors.
In wheelchair doubles, Esther Vergeer and Korie Homan are the 2009 champions. They defeated Annick Sevenans and Aniek van Koot 6-2, 6-3. Vergeer and Homan were the top seeds. Earlier today, Vergeer defeated Homan to win the singles championship.