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Dreams can come true -- twice

Originally Published: June 2, 2011
By Sandra Harwitt

Like every little girl, Francesca Schiavone had big plans for her future: her dream was to win Roland Garros.

The dream came true, quite memorably, as she won the 2010 French Open. Now she has a chance to win her favorite Grand Slam twice. Schiavone moved into Saturday's final, when she'll play Li Na of China, after beating Frenchwoman Marion Bartoli 6-3, 6-3.

"I think because [it] is inspiration," said Schiavone, explaining her success at the French Open. "When I was young, ...

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