NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Friday, June 3, 2011
Vergeer wins singles and doubles titles at French Open
To no one's surprise, Esther Vergeer has won both the singles and doubles French Open wheelchair championships. Vergeer won her fifth singles title in Paris by defeating Marjolein Buis 6-0, 6-2. The Dutchwoman and her partner, Sharon Walraven, defeated Jiske Griffioen and Aniek Van Koot 5-7, 6-4, 10-5. Vergeer was the top seed in both events.