Lucie Safarova

Mattek-Sands, Safarova claim fifth major title in Paris

For Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova, the French Open this year was all about laid-back entertainment.

No wonder they sipped champagne from their trophies after clinching their third consecutive major doubles title on Sunday at Roland Garros.

Mattek-Sands, who was born in Minnesota and is based in Arizona, and her Czech partner easily defeated Australian duo Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the final.

"Just so everyone knows, we have our trophies here. We have a little champagne in it. It's tradition to drink champagne out of the trophy, so I'm going to do so," Mattek-Sands said during a press conference before raising her trophy in the...