Simona Halep trumps Sloane Stephens to win French Open

Updated: Jun 09, 2018 22:28 IST

Simona Halep celebrates with the trophy after winning the final against Sloane Stephens at Roland Garros, Paris, France on June 9, 2018. (REUTERS)

Sloane Stephens won the first set with relative ease. (AFP)

However, Simona Halep won the second set after some dominating forehands. (AFP)

Sloane Stephens panicked a bit after the second set and made too many unforced errors. (AFP)

Halep won the third set with ease to clinch a maiden Grand Slam. (REUTERS)

Halep embraces Stephens after winning the final. (REUTERS)

Halep celebrates by kissing the trophy. (REUTERS)

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