Sara Errani v Maria Sharapova Live
In the French Open, our second Grand Slam tennis tournament of the year, Maria Sharapova faces off against the Italian Sara Errani. Sharapova, who hails from Russia, is ranked number two in this tournament while Errani is number twenty one. It happens at 3:00PM at the Court Philippe Chatrier, and the date is Saturday, June 9th, which is Day Fourteen of this year's French Open. The only thing left is the Men's Singles final, which will happen tomorrow. Also playing at 3:00PM on Saturday, the Men's Doubles final featuring Bob and Mike Bryan, and Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor.
Amazingly, Sara Errani has only played in the French Open four times, and she has never made it past the second round, which was the farthest she got last year. She had to beat Samantha Stosur in the semifinals to get her spot in this match. As for Maria Sharapova, she has played in the French Open no less than nine times, and has only made it to the semifinals in the past, most recently in 2011 and then in 2007 as well. Her semifinal match was against Petra Kvitova, who hails from the Czech Republic and she beat Kaia Kanepi in the quarterfinals.
Tags: French Open, Grand Slam tennis, Court Philippe Chatrier, Sara Errani, Maria Sharapova
Posted: 9th June 2012
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