Marion Bartoli of France announced her Retirement from Lawn Tennis
28-years-old French Lawn Tennis Player and Winner of Wimbledon 2013 (Women’s Singles) Marion Bartoli announced her retirement on August 14, 2013 during the Western & Southern Open at Lindner Family Tennis Centre in Cincinnati, Ohio. She announced the retirement after losing in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters to Romania’s Simona Halep.
Besides Wimbledon 2013, Bartoli won seven other WTA Tour titles, the first one was in Auckland in 2006. Recently she won two tournaments both in 2011 at Eastbourne and Osaka, Japan, prior to Wimbledon.