फ्रेन्च ओपन टेनिस सिमोनालाई, जितिन् ‘मेडन’ ग्राण्डस्लाम

प्रकाशित मिति : २०७५ जेठ २७ आइतबार
तस्वीर – एजेन्सी

काठमाडौं । फ्रेन्च ओपन टेनिसको उपाधि रोमानियन खेलाडी सिमोना हालेपले जितेकी छिन् । करियरमा पहिलो (मेडन) ग्राण्डस्लाम टेनिसको उपाधि जितेकी हालेपले पेरिसस्थित रोलाँ ग्यारोमा शनिबार राति भएको फाइनलमा अमेरिकन खेलाडी स्लोआनी स्टेफेन्सलाई हराइन् । 

चौथो पटक फाइनल खेलेर हालेपले पहिलो उपाधि जितेकी हुन् । यसअघि हालेपले तीन पटक ग्राण्ड स्लाम टेनिसको फाईनलमा पुगेर पनि उपाधि जित्न सकेकी थिइनन् । 

हालेपले खेल ३–६, ६–४ र ६–१ ले जितिन् । 

पुरुषतर्फको फाइनलमा स्पेनिस खेलाडी रफाइल नाडाल र अष्ट्रियन डोमिनिक थियाम भिड्ने छन् । नाडालले अहिलेसम्म १० पटक फ्रेन्च ओपन जितिसकेका छन् । 

काठमाडौं । फ्रेन्च ओपन टेनिसको उपाधि रोमानियन खेलाडी सिमोना हालेपले जितेकी छिन् । करियरमा पहिलो (मेडन) ग्राण्डस्लाम टेनिसको उपाधि जितेकी हालेपले पेरिसस्थित रोलाँ ग्यारोमा शनिबार राति भएको फाइनलमा अमेरिकन खेलाडी स्लोआनी स्टेफेन्सलाई हराइन् । 

Halep kisses the trophy at Roland Garros and says she 'has been dreaming of this moment since she started playing tennis' 

 

She held it together in the second set before surging to the line in the decider and making her superior pedigree on clay tellHalep celebrates after winning final point and claiming first ever Grand Slam title in her fourth final with victory in Paris

Halep was filled with emotion after realising she had finally done it, after beating Stephens 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 at Roland Garros

Sloane Stephens celebrates breaking Simona Halep early on in the first set during their final at Roland Garros

Stephens went on to take the first set 6-3 after holding off a late comeback from Halep who finally began to find her feet

Halep hits the ball with rage on her face as she tried not to lose another Grand Slam final after being broken in the first set

Halep serves as she tries to find a way back into the first set but was not able to break the American as she lost it 6-3

Stephens celebrates winning the first set as she searched for her first ever Grand Slam title against Halep at the French Open

 

The scene was set at Roland Garros with Stephens and Halep playing in front of a sell-out crowd in their French Open finalHalep fought her way back into the match by winning the second set 6-4 as both players kept breaking each other's serves

Stephens managed to pull the second set back to level but then lost her own serve once again to hand Halep a life line

Halep began to close in on her first Grand Slam title win as she flew out of the blocks in the third set going 5-0 up

Stephens shows her frustration as she goes down 5-0 in the third and decisive set before finally losing it 6-1

Halep pulled out the first and only ace of the match in her final game as she made she saw out victory in the final set

Halep cheers as she closes in on her first Grand Slam title having lost the previous three finals she reached 

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