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Thursday, 23 May, 2002, 14:42 GMT 15:42 UK
The final's Kuerten's
Gustavo Kuerten (Bra) beats Alex Corretja (Spa) 6-7 7-5 6-2 6-0


Both players put power into their serves
The first set goes with serve but Corretja wins the tie break

Kuerten claims the second set 7-5
Kuerten looks gloomy after losing the first set but fights back take set two

Action from the French open final between Gustavo Kuerten
Corretja faces a barrage of shots from the defending champion

Alex Corretja cannot return this ball
Alex Corretja struggles to return the ball as Kuerten takes the third set

Kuerten returns the ball to Alex Corretja
Kuerten batters Corretja into submission as he closes in on the title

Gustavo Kuerten wins the French Open by three sets to one
Kuerten shows his delight after he claims the French Open crown for the third time

Kuerten falls to the ground after winning the last point
Kuerten collapses in joy as victory is assured

King Kuerten is crowned
Crowning glory: Gustavo Kuerten kisses the French Open trophy
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