Stats Corner: Finalists In Singles & Doubles
Published June 07, 2012 08:06
PARIS, France - As if reaching her first Grand Slam singles final and assuring herself of cracking the Top 10 weren't enough, Sara Errani's spectacular fortnight at Roland Garros also includes making the doubles final.
Making the finals of both was fairly common in the early days of the Open Era, but this is only the third time this century. So, what is the trend for the finalists' fate in both events?
Won Singles & Won Doubles
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Won Singles & Lost Doubles
Lost Singles & Won Doubles
Lost Singles & Lost Doubles
Notes: Errani has made the finals of singles and doubles at WTA events three previous times, winning the singles and doubles at Acapulco and Barcelona earlier this year and losing the singles and winning the doubles at Pattaya City last year. She will take on Maria Sharapova in the French Open singles final on Saturday, and she and Roberta Vinci will play Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova in the doubles final on Friday.