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CNN Open Court: Happy 25th, Arantxa

It has been 25 years since a 17-year-old Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario won her first Grand Slam title at Roland Garros. What does she remember about that Cinderella run?

Published June 06, 2014 12:13

CNN Open Court: Happy 25th, Arantxa
Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario

PARIS, France - She's one of the all-time greats - three French Opens, a US Open, World No.1, even World No.1 in doubles - and Roland Garros is where it all began. In 1989 a 17-year-old Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario took the tennis world by storm, winning her first Grand Slam title on the terre battue, pulling off an epic victory over Steffi Graf in the final to complete a dream fortnight in Paris.

CNN Open Court caught up with Sánchez-Vicario - as well as Michael Chang, who won it the same year - on the 25th anniversary of their Parisian triumphs. Watch the video right here on wtatennis.com!

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