The French Open is one of the four major Grand Slam tennis tournaments held annually and is the second of the year - tournament is held annually at Stade Roland Garros in Paris. The tournament features men's and women's singles, men's and women's doubles, mixed doubles, and wheelchair competitions. Driven by the seven rounds needed for a championship, the clay surface characteristics (slower pace, higher bounce), and the best-of-five-set men's singles matches, the French Open is regarded as the most physically demanding tennis tournament in the world. The French Open is the first Grand Slam tournament to join the "Open" era in 1968. Do note - The Open Era is the current era of professional tennis. It began in 1968 when the Grand Slam tournaments allowed professional players to compete with amateurs.
The following is the All Time List for Australian Open Champions: