Nine Americans who conquered Paris

Originally Published: May 19, 2010
By Joel Drucker | Special to ESPN.com

It doesn't take a skilled detective to know that Americans have had less success at Roland Garros than at any of the other Grand Slams. Not since 2002, when Serena Williams beat her sister Venus in the final, has an American won the French Open singles title. And on the men's side, it has been more than a decade since Andre Agassi's life-changing run of 1999.

But the Americans who have conquered Roland Garros constitute a sturdy crew, a rugged group of competitors who were able to ...

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