Barbora Krejcikova pays tribute to coach after French Open win Sign up for FREE Wimbledon updates from on and off the court SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info New French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova paid tribute to her late coach Jana Novotna after an emotional victory in Paris. The unseeded Krejcikova won a rollercoaster final 6-1 2-6 6-4 against injured Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Related articles Novak Djokovic French Open win should end GOAT debate – Wilander Rafael Nadal casts doubt over Wimbledon appearance after Djokovic loss And the doubles specialist then pointed to the heavens to remember her fellow Czech mentor and 1998 Wimbledon champion who died of cancer in 2017. The world No 33 then fought back the tears in her courtside interview. "It is really hard to put words together right now," Krejvikova said. "I cannot believe what happened. I cannot believe I won a Grand Slam "I was going through a really hard time when Jana was passing away. I… Read full this story
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