Maria Sharapova Wins French Open [PHOTOS]
Russian champion Maria Sharapova has just won the French Open.
Sharapova beat SImona Halep of Romania 6-4, 6-7 (5-7), and 6-4.
The three sets lasted just about three hours.
The 27-year old beat the 22-year old Halep after Sharapova worked her way back from a difficult year which included a shoulder injury and a loss at Wimbledon.
The win marks Sharapova’s second French Open title and her fifth Grand Slam.