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Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win French Open

The Latvian is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title.

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LATVIA JELENA OSTAPENKO stunned third seed Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 today to win her maiden Grand Slam title and become the lowest-ranked champion in French Open history.

Ostapenko, 20 is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title and the first Latvian major champion in history.

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