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Barbora Krejcikova won her maiden Grand Slam singles title at the French Open on Saturday. (Photo credit: Twitter/@rolandgarros)

  • Barbora Krejcikova became the first Czech woman in 40 years to conquer Roland Garros
  • Krejcikova triumphed 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 for a second career title
  • The 25-year-old emulates compatriot Hana Mandlikova who claimed the trophy in Paris in 1981

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Barbora Krejcikova defeated Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova at Court Philippe-Chatrier for the first major title. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Both Krejcikova and Pavlyuchenkova had not won a Grand Slam title until this match
  • Krejcikova won the match 6-1, 2-6, 6-4 
  • Krejcikova became only the second Czech player to win the tournament

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Barbora Krejcikova will aim to become the only second Czech women's tennis player to win the French Open title. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, on the other hand, is gunning to become the fourth Russian champion at Roland Garros.

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Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova is currently World No 32. (Photo credit: Twitter/AnastasiaPavlyuchenkova)

  • Pavlyuchenkova defeated Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia
  • She defeated Elena Rybakina in the quarter final
  • She has been continuously ranked inside the top 50 since 3 November 2008

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Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Barbora Krejcikova are ranked 32 and 33 respectively on WTA. (Photo credit: Twitter/RolandGarros, BarboraKrejcikova)

  • Pavlyuchenkova defeated  Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia 7-5, 6-3 in the semi-final
  • Krejcikova is the fourth unseeded French Open finalist in five years
  • The two will face each other in the final on Saturday

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Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Barbora Krejcikova are ranked 32 and 33 respectively on WTA. (Photo credit: Twitter/RolandGarros, BarboraKrejcikova)

  • Pavlyuchenkova defeated Tamara Zidansek 7-5, 6-3 in the semi-final
  • Barbora Krejcikova beat Coco Gauff in the quarter final
  • The two will be aiming for their maiden Grand Slam title

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Czech Republic's Barbora Krejcikova during her semi-final match of the French Open . (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Barbora Krejcikova are set to meet in Saturday's French Open title match
  • They are two of the most unlikely Grand Slam finalists of the modern era
  • Both women have capitalised on a draw where the top seeds fell and just kept falling

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Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova made her Grand Slam debut 14 years ago. (Photo credit: Twitter/RolandGarros)

  •  Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova advanced to her maiden Grand Slam final
  • The Russian became the first woman to play more than 50 majors before making her first final
  • "I am so tired and so happy, it is very emotional," she said

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Desirae Krawczyk along with Joe Salisbury at Roland Garros. (Photo Credit- Twitter/@rolandgarros)

  • Joe Salisbury became the first Briton to win the French Open mixed doubles
  • It is a second Grand Slam title for
    Joe Salisbury
  • Joe Salisbury with partner Desirae Krawczyk beat Aslan Karatsev and Elena Vesnina in the final

Maria Sakkari and Barbora Krejcikova face each other in the semifinal of Roland Garros 2021 on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@rolandgarros)

  •  Maria Sakkari and Barbora Krejcikovain will face each other in the semi-final
  • The match will be held at the Phillipe-Chartier court, Paris
  • The final will be played on June 12