French Open, Women's Singles Final, Highlights: Maria Sharapova Survives Simona Halep to Win Fifth Grand Slam Title

In the second longest match for a women's singles final at Roland Garros, seventh seed Maria Sharapova got the better of fourth seed Simona Halep of Romania 6-4, 6-7, 6-4 in a grueling encounter to win her fifth Grand Slam title and the second one at French Open. Catch all highlights.

updated: June 11, 2014 01:00 IST
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Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title after beating Simona Halep © AFP

Seventh seed Maria Sharapova of Russia beat Romania's fourth seed Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7, 6-4 to win her second French Open title. Catch highlights here:

22:10 (IST): "Congratulations to you, Halep. Reaching the final at Roland Garros here is a big step for you. This is a dream come true for me. Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. I wish I can cut some parts of this trophy and give it to my team. It wasn't easy to win. Didn't want my parents to watch this being superstitious. But I am sure my Mom is watching", says a Sharapova overcome by emotions.

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