Tweets celebrating Simona Halep’s French Open title glory

Current tennis players, former tennis players and sponsors were on hand to congratulate Simona Halep after her French Open success.

Two-time Grand Slam winner Petra Kvitova.

Tennis great Boris Becker with a nice picture to go with it.

Roland Garros quarter-finalist Daria Kasatkina.

At the start of the year, Halep didn’t have a clothes sponsor, but Nike came on board and now they have won a Grand Slam together.

Karolina Pliskova, who lost in the third round.

Retired Australian doubles legend Rennae Stubbs was not afraid to admit she shed some tears.

Andrea Petkovic had a message for the “haters”.

British No 1 Johanna Konta.

French tennis star Kristina Mladenovic.

Russian Elina Vesnina.

And an interesting fact from journalist Ben Rothenberg.