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Roland Garros • French Open Photo Gallery Day 12 Starring Pavlyuchenkova, Krejcikova, Sakkari and More!

Barbora Krejcikova saved a match point at 3-5 edging Maria Sakkari 7-5, 4-6, 9-7 winning the longest women’s semifinal in Roland Garos Open Era history to reach her first major final. EPA-EFE/YOAN VALAT
” Even if I lost today I would be just very proud of myself. Because I was just fighting and I think that’s the most important thing just to fight,” said Barbora Krejcikova after three hour, 18-minute battle. EPA-EFE/CAROLINE BLUMBERG
Maria Sakkari knocked off defending-champion Iga Swiatek and 2020 finalist Sofia Kenin, but came up slightly short in the semifinal. EPA-EFE/IAN LANGSDON
Hawk-Eye replay showed the chair umpire incorrectly over-ruled against Barbora Krejcikova on match point, but she took it in stride to reach her first Slam final in just her fifth major singles event. EPA-EFE/YOAN VALAT
Playing her 52nd Grand Slam, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova beat Tamara Zidansek to make history as the first woman in the Open Era to reach a maiden major final after 50 or more Grand Slam appearances. EPA-EFE/IAN LANGSDON
No. 31-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova is bidding to become the first Russian woman to win Roland Garros since Maria Sharapova in 2014. EPA-EFE/YOAN VALAT
World No. 85 Tamara Zidansek’s Cinderella run came to an end, but she will crack the Top 50 for the first time. EPA-EFE/CAROLINE BLUMBERG
Former world No. 1 doubles player Barbora Krejcikova is into the singles final and doubles semifinal and has a shot to become the first woman since Mary Pierce in 2000 to sweep singles and doubles crowns in Paris. EPA-EFE/IAN LANGSDON