French Open 2018

French Open 2018 (122nd edition)

Played on: Clay Courts

Venue: Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France

Held From: 27 May to 10 June

Categories: singles, doubles and mixed doubles

Title Winner Runner-up
Men’s Singles Rafael Nadal (Spain) Dominic Thiem (Austria)
Women’s Singles Simona Halep (Romania) Sloane Stephens (United States)
Mens’s Doubles Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut (France) Oliver Marach (Austria) and Mate Pavic (Croatia)
Women’s Doubles Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova (Czech Republic) Eri Hozumi and Makoto Ninomiya (Japan)
Mixed Doubles Latisha Chan (Taiwan) and Ivan Dodig (Croatia) Gabriel Dabrowski (Canada) and Mate Pavic (Crotia)

Rafael Nadal was the defending champion in the Men’s Singles and won his 11th French Open title. Simona Halep won her first Grand Slam title in Women’s Singles.

Rafael Nadal is the first and only player in the Open Era to be undefeated in his first 8 grand slam finals at the same single major tournament. He has won an all-time record eleven French Open titles. He surpassed Björn Borg’s record of 6-0 at the French Open and Pete Sampras’s finals record of 7-0 at Wimbledon.