World No.33 Barbora Krejcikova on Saturday became the first Czech Republic woman in 40 years to win the French Open women’s title as she registered a 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 win over No.31 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in the final. Hana Mandlikova was the first Czech woman to win the French Open title in 1981.

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