French Open Tennis Records

As we approach to the 2010 French Open Grand Slam Tennis, I just wanted to share some records in these Championships. All the records mentioned here are for the modern Tennis era - after 1967/68.

Winner of most French Open Tennis Singles title
Men - Bjorn Borg of Sweden - 6 times
Women - Chris Evert of USA - 7 times

Winner of most consecutive French Open singles Title
Men - Bjorn Borg of Sweden and Rafal Nadal of Spain - 4 times each
Women - Monica Seles of Yugoslovia and Justin Henin of Belgium - 3 times each

Winner of most titles at French Open - singles, doubles and mixed doubles
Men - Bjorn Borg - 6 titles - all singles
Women - Martina Navratilova - 11 titles - 2 singles, 7 doubles, 2 mixed

Youngest Winners of French Open at Ronald Garros
Men: Michael Chang at the age of 17 years and 3 months
Women: Monica Seles at the age of 16 years and 6 months

For more details please check:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Open

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