The Latest: Ash Barty beats Vondrousova to win French Open

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Published 8:27 a.m. ET June 8, 2019 | Updated 11:45 a.m. ET June 8, 2019

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local):

5:45 p.m.

Ash Barty has won her first Grand Slam title by beating 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 in the French Open final.

The eighth-seeded Barty becomes the first Australian — man or woman — to win Roland Garros since Margaret Court in 1973.

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5 p.m.

Ash Barty has won the first set of the women’s final at the French Open against Marketa Vondrousova by a score of 6-1.

This is the first Grand Slam final for both.

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4 p.m.

Dominic Thiem has ended Novak Djokovic’s 26-match winning streak at Grand Slam tournaments with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory to reach the French Open final.

The match lasted two days after it was suspended early in the third set due to rain on Friday.

There was another rain delay midway through the fifth set after it resumed on Saturday.

Thiem will face 11-time champion Rafael Nadal for the trophy on Sunday in a rematch of last year’s final.

Thiem is attempting to win his first major title, Nadal his 18th.

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3:30 p.m.

The semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem has resumed after a rain…

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