USA's Serena Williams celebrates her victory over Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova at the end of their French Tennis Open quarter final match at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, on June 4, 2013.
Serena Williams serves to Sara Errani during their semifinal match June 6. Errani could not keep up with the powerful Williams serve.
It's a laugher
Serena Williams returns a shot to Italy's Sara Errani during their semifinal match June 6. Serena won in just 46 minutes.
All she's got
Sara Errani plays a backhand in her semifinal match against Serena Williams on June 6. The smaller, lighter-hitting Errani only won one game in two sets.
Maria Sharapova took on Victoria Azarenka, two of the "louder" players in the game, in the other women's semifinal June 6. Sharapova won in three sets.
Back and forth
After getting blown out in the first set, Victoria Azarenka bounced back to rock Maria Sharapova in the second set before ultimately losing the third of their semifinal match.
Maria Sharapova celebrates after beating Victoria Azarenka in their semifinal match. Sharapova advanced to her second straight final at Roland Garros.
Former tennis players pose on Court Philippe Chatrier to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the WTA on June 6 at Roland Garros.
Former tennis player Martina Hingis walks through a guard of honor formed by some of the tournament's ballboys on Court Philippe Chatrier during the WTA 40th anniversary celebration June 6.
Redfoo in the house!
Stefan "Redfoo" Gordy of the American electro duo LMFAO watches Victoria Azarenka take on Maria Sharapova in their semifinal match June 6.
Rafael Nadal makes a return against Stanislas Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals. Nadal won easily, 6-2, 6-3, 6-1.
Can't keep up
Stanislas Wawrinka (pictured) was no match for his opponent Rafael Nadal in the quarters.
Gunning for it
Novak Djokovic keeps his eye on the ball as he sends a shot back to Tommy Haas in the quarterfinals. Djokovic won, 6-3, 7-6 (5), 7-5.
Tough for Tommy
Thirty-five-year-old Tommy Haas (pictured) was ousted by Novak Djokovic in the quarters.
Thanks a bunch
Rafael Nadal acknowledges the crowd after his quarterfinal win over Stanislas Wawrinka.
Back to 1983
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of his victory at Roland Garros in 1983, former tennis player Yannick Noah had fun by arbitrating a doubles match at this year's French Open.
Novak Djokovic celebrates match point after winning his quarterfinals match against Tommy Haas.
Maria Sharapova reacts after defeating Jelena Jankovic in the quarterfinals of the French Open. ''Obviously it only gets tougher from here,'' Sharapova said, ''but I'm really happy I'm at this stage again.''
To the semis!
Victoria Azarenka reached her first French Open semifinals by beating Maria Kirilenko, 7-6 (3), 6-2.
Maria Kirilenko (pictured) was sent packing after running into No. 3 Victoria Azarenka in the quarters.
Switzerland's Roger Federer gestures as he leaves the court after being defeated by France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in a quarterfinal match on Tuesday, June 4, at Roland Garros.
Serving up excitement
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France serves during his crowd-pleasing victory over Roger Federer on Tuesday in Paris.
Joy for Jo-Willie
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates his quarterfinal victory over Roger Federer on Wednesday. Tsonga is trying to become the first Frenchman to win the tournament since Yannick Noah in 1983.
Roger Federer and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga share a moment after their quarterfinal match.
He's a gamer
David Ferrer runs down a forehand during his straight-set quarterfinal victory over fellow Spaniard Tommy Robredo on Tuesday, June 4. Ferrer next will face Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Let 'er rip
Serena Williams of the United States smashes a backhand during a tough, three-set victory over Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia in a quarterfinal match on Tuesday, June 4.
Grit of a champion
Top-seeded Serena Williams celebrates her victory over Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova on Tuesday. She'll face No. 5 seed Sara Errani of Italy in the semifinals.
Full of emotion
Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia reacts during her quarterfinal match against Serena Williams on Tuesday.
Best of luck
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland congratulates Sara Errani after the Italian player's quarterfinal victory on Tuesday, June 4, at Roland Garros.
American Sloane Stephens returns against Russia's Maria Sharapova in their fourth-round match at the French Open at Roland Garros stadium in Paris on Monday. Sharapova went on to beat Stephens.
Ready for more
Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates after winning the first set against USA's Sloane Stephens during their Round of 16 match on Monday. Sharapova won the match, advancing to the French Open quarterfinals.
Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with his birthday cake after winning his French Round of 16 match on Monday.
Spain's Rafael Nadal (right) and Japan's Nishikori Kei get ready to play at the end of a time-out during their French Open tennis match on Monday.
Sweat it out
Spain's Rafael Nadal breaks a sweat during his match against Japan's Nishikori Kei during their French Tennis Open Round of 16 match at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris on June 23.
Russia's Maria Kirilenko celebrates defeating American Bethanie Mattek-Sands in two sets 7-5, 6-4, in their fourth-round match on Monday.
What a relief
Serbia's Novak Djokovic had to rally to defeat Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in four sets 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4, in their fourth-round match on Monday.
Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka is treated for an injury in his fourth-round match against Richard Gasquet of France at the French Open on Monday.
Reach for it!
France's Richard Gasquet serves during his singles match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland on Day Nine.
Serve it up
Spain's Rafael Nadal serves to Japan's Nishikori Kei during their French Tennis Open Round of Sixteen match at the Roland Garros stadium.
Eye on Roland Garros
A view of center court during the third-round match between Spain's Rafael Nadal and Italy's Fabio Fognini on Saturday, June 1.
Missed it by THAT much
John Isner of the United States grimaces during his tough, five-set loss to Tommy Haas of Germany on Saturday. Isner saved 12 match points before losing.
Serbia's Jelena Jankovic returns the ball during her third-round victory Saturday over Australia's Samantha Stosur.
Give it everything
Samantha Stosur of Australia serves in her match Saturday against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia.
Man in motion
Serbia's Novak Djokovic smacks a return against Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov during their third-round match Saturday.
Russia's Maria Sharapova serves to China's Jie Zheng during their third-round match Saturday. Sharapova next plays American Sloane Stephens.
Boffo stuff, Bethanie!
American Bethanie Mattek-Sands celebrates her latest French Open triumph, against Paula Ormaechea of Argentina in a third-round match Saturday.
One of those days
Alize Cornet of France reacts during her third-round loss Saturday to Victoria Azarenka of Belarus.
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates his third round victory over Italy's Fabio Fognini on Saturday.
Spain's Rafael Nadal serves during his second-round victory over Slovakia's Martin Klizan on Friday, May 31.
Slide, stage left
Spain's David Ferrer digs for a backhand against countryman Feliciano Lopez on Friday, May 31.
Spain's Tommy Robredo gets ready to serve to Gael Monfils during his third-round victory over the popular French star on Friday, May 31.
It's in the eyes
France's Gilles Simon is all focus as he hits a return during a hard-fought victory over American Sam Querrey on Friday, May 31.
Spain's Nicolas Almagro celebrates after defeating Italy's Andreas Seppi on Friday, May 31.
Casey Dellacqua of Australia and Ashleigh Barty of Australia talk tactics during a doubles match against Mona Barthel of Germany and Liga Dekmeijere of Latvia on Friday, May 31.
Making his point
Tommy Robredo appeals to the chair umpire during his victory over Gael Monfils on Friday.
Roger Federer of Switzerland slides to play a backhand during his victory Friday over Julien Benneteau of France.
Twist and shout
Rafael Nadal of Spain powers through a serve in his match against Martin Klizan of Slovakia on Friday.
Tommy Robredo of Spain celebrates his victory over Gael Monfils of France.
Russia's Maria Sharapova serves to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard during a second-round match on Thursday, May 30. The match was halted because of rain and is scheduled to be completed Friday.
Take a seat
France's Benoit Paire reacts after falling down during a second-round match against Poland's Lukasz Kubot on Thursday, May 30.
Look who's here
Spain's Rafael Nadal acknowledges the crowd before his scheduled second-round match against Martin Klizan on Thursday, May 30. The match never got started because of the weather.
France's Alize Cornet celebrates her second-round victory over Spain's Silvia Soler-Espinosa with the Paris crowd on Thursday, May 30.
Wet and wild
An official ball splashes on the wet tarpaulin covering the Philippe Chatrier central court as rain stops play on Thursday, May 30.
Get into it
Russia's Nikolay Davydenko gives it his all on a backhand against Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin during their second-round match on Thursday, May 30.
Eugenie Bouchard of Canada plays a backhand match against Maria Sharapova on Thursday, May 30.
All fired up
Italy's Fabio Fognini celebrates his second-round victory over Czech Republic's Lukas Rosol on Thursday, May 30.
Roland Garros forest
Spectators sit under their umbrellas as they attend a second-round match on the Suzanne Lenglen court on Thursday, May 30.
Serena Williams concentrates during her second-round victory over France's Caroline Garcia at Roland Garros on Wednesday, May 29.
What a scene
Ernests Gulbis of Latvia serves in his second-round match against home favorite Gael Monfils of France on Wednesday, May 29. Monfils won in four sets to advance.
Gael Monfils may be unseeded, but the former top-10 player is excelling in front of the French crowds. He's into the third round after upsetting No. 5 seed Tomas Berdych and ousting red-hot Ernests Gulbis.
Only Murray in Paris
Jamie Murray, the older brother of British star Andy Murray, serves in his doubles victory with John Peers of Australia against the 15th-seeded duo Julian Knowle of Austria and Filip Polasek of Slovakia on Wednesday, May 29. Andy Murray is missing the French Open because of a back injury.
The Czech Republic's Jan Hajek hits a shot during his second-round loss to American Sam Querrey on Wednesday, May 29.
Wait it out
A general view during a rain delay on Court Philippe Chatrier during the match between Ernests Gulbis and Gael Monfils on Wednesday, May 29.
Get in focus
Monica Puig hits a backhand against Madison Keys of the US during a second-round match on Wednesday, May 29.
Gael Monfils of France towels off during his singles match against Ernests Gulbis on Wednesday, May 29.
France's Caroline Garcia hits a forehand against Serena Williams during their match on Wednesday, May 29.
Sweeping in the rain
Employees remove water from a tarp covering a court on Tuesday, May 28, at Roland Garros in Paris.
Kristina Mladenovic of France plays a forehand in her women's singles match against Lauren Davis of the United States on Tuesday, May 28.
Sock it to him!
Jack Sock serves to Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez during their first-round match at Roland Garros on Tuesday, May 28.
Spain's Pablo Andujar hits a forehand to Russia's Mikhail Youzhny during their first-round match on Tuesday, May 28.
A general view of Suzanne Lenglen court as Tommy Haas of Germany serves in his singles match against Guillaume Rufin of France on Tuesday, May 28, at Roland Garros.
Flex and fire
Serbia's Novak Djokovic hits a backhand during his first-round victory over Belgium's David Goffin on Tuesday, May 28.
Dig for it
David Goffin chases down a forehand during his first-round match against Novak Djokovic on Tuesday, May 28, at Roland Garros.
Dressed in a highlighter-yellow shirt, Vasek Pospisil of Canada plays a forehand during his match against Horacio Zeballos of Argentina on Tuesday, May 28. The match was suspended with Zeballos up two sets to one, though Pospisil led 4-1 in the fourth set.
Novak Djokovic reaches for a forehad against David Goffin during their match on Tuesday, May 28.
Lean into it
Elena Baltacha of Great Britain plays a forehand in her first-round match against Marina Erakovic of New Zealand on Tuesday, May 28. Erakovic beat Baltacha in straight sets.
Day 2: Lean with it
Italy's Francesca Schiavone sends a ball back to Hungary's Melinda Czink during their first-round match. Schiavone won 6-0, 7-6 (7-1).
Day 2: Bracket busting
Gael Monfils of France celebrates after winning match point against fifth-seed Tonas Berdych in the first round. Monfils pulled out a hard-fought 7-6 (10-8), 6-4, 6-7 (3-7), 6-7 (4-7), 7-5 win.
Day 2: Maria The Great
Second-seeded Maria Sharpova made quick work of Taiwan's Su-Wei Hsieh, winning 6-2, 6-1 in her opening round match.
Day 2: In stride
Jarkko Nieminen of Finland returns a shot against Paul-Henri Mathieu in their first-round match. The pair played a five-set thriller.
Day 2: Welcome back
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates defeating Germany's Daniel Brands in their first-round match of the French Open at Roland Garros stadium in Paris on Monday, May 27. Nadal won in four sets 4-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Day 2: Keep it going
USA's Sloane Stephens hits a backhand shot to Italy's Karin Knapp during a French tennis Open first round match on May 27 at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Stephens joined several American women who advanced to the second round in Paris.
Day 2: Get it back
Defending champion Rafael Nadal hits a return to Germany's Daniel Brands during their first-round match on Monday, May 27.
Day 2: Big deal
John Isner of the U.S. returns against Argentina's Carlos Berlocq in their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium. Isner won and will play fellow American Ryan Harrison in the second round.
Day 2: Get to the ball
France's Gael Monfils runs to return against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in their first-round match of the French Open. The duo played a five-set thriller.
Day 2: Reaching out
Richard Gasquet of France stretches to returns against Ukraine's Sergiy Stakhovsky in their first-round match at Roland Garros.
Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates Sunday after winning his first-round French Open match against Spain's Pablo Carreno-Busta on Sunday, May 26 at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
Puerto Rico's Monica Puig celebrates after winning against Russia's Nadia Petrova in the first round of the French Open on Sunday, May 26.
France's Jeremy Chardy returns to Germany's Benjamin Becker in French Open play on Sunday, May 26.