2018 Event Ambassador

Mary Pierce is a French tennis legend who played on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour and represented her country in team competitions and in the Olympics. Pierce won four Grand Slam titles, two in singles, one in doubles and one in mixed doubles. She reached six Grand Slam singles finals. Her Grand Slam singles titles came at the 1995 Australian Open and the 2000 French Open. She won the doubles event at the 2000 French Open with Martina Hingis as her partner, and the mixed doubles event at the 2005 Wimbledon Championships with Mahesh Bhupathi. Pierce won 18 WTA singles titles and 10 WTA doubles titles, including five Tier I singles events. She also twice reached the final of the season-ending WTA Tour Championships.