Li Na Wins French Open

Yay! The first Asian to win a Grand Slam ever! Li Na beat Francesca Schiavone in the 2011 French Open, breaking her Italian opponent through a tie-break. She won the match 6-4, 7-6 (7-0). She’s not strong in clay, but having beaten the 5th seed in the world, I think Li Na can do anything!

She made it to the finals in the Australian Open earlier this year, but lost to Kim Clijsters. Now I can’t wait to see her in Wimbledon and US Open!


One thought on “Li Na Wins French Open

  1. yay for li na! hadn’t expected her to win, but this is such a lovely surprise. you go, girl! *waves pom poms*

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