In Pics: History awaits Serena Williams in French Open Final

Sports | News18.com | June 4, 2016, 4:00 pm
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The top seed and defending champion kept alive her hopes of a record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam title against unseeded Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

The top seed and defending champion kept alive her hopes of a record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam title against unseeded Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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The final will be the fourth match in four days for Williams due to the bad weather that has dogged Roland Garros this week.  (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

The final will be the fourth match in four days for Williams due to the bad weather that has dogged Roland Garros this week. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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 Kiki Bertens reacts after losing to Serna Williams in the women's singles semis.  (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Kiki Bertens reacts after losing to Serna Williams in the women's singles semis. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Serena Williams celebrates after winning her women's semi-final match against Kiki Bertens at the Roland Garros 2016 French Tennis Open in Paris. (Getty Images)

Serena Williams celebrates after winning her women's semi-final match against Kiki Bertens at the Roland Garros 2016 French Tennis Open in Paris. (Getty Images)

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Garbine Muguruza, a quarter-finalist in the last two years, carved out a fifth break of the match for 5-2 after a sixth double-fault by Stosur on her way to sealing victory. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Garbine Muguruza, a quarter-finalist in the last two years, carved out a fifth break of the match for 5-2 after a sixth double-fault by Stosur on her way to sealing victory. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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A dejected Samantha Stosur reacts after losing to Garbine Muguruza in the semis. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

A dejected Samantha Stosur reacts after losing to Garbine Muguruza in the semis. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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The fourth seeded Muguruza, underlined her fine form with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Australia's Samantha Stosur to reach a Grand Slam final for just the second time. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

The fourth seeded Muguruza, underlined her fine form with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Australia's Samantha Stosur to reach a Grand Slam final for just the second time. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

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Samantha Stosur  plays a shot during the match. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Samantha Stosur plays a shot during the match. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)