Li Na of China beat Francesa Schiavonie of Italy who won it last year
Mary Pierce claimed France as her home when she won the ladies singles title in 2000 although she was born in Canada. Francois Durr also played for France when she won the ladies singles title in 1967 although she was born in Algeria. Nelly Adamson-Landry was a French citizen when she won the ladies title in 1948 although she was born in Belgium. Frenchman Yannick Noah won the 1983 men's singles title. He was born in Sedan, Ardennes, France. Henri Cochet won the 1936 men's singles title. He was born in Villeurbanne, France.
Men - Andre AgassiWomen - Serena Williams
Venus Williams of the US won the last 2 Wimbledon ladies' singles titles.
For the men singles it was Rafael Nadal. For the women singles it was Kim Clijters.