Li Na won her first Grand Slam, capturing  the French Open title, on Saturday, reports the Associated Press, courtesy of She defeated Francesca Schiavone in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6, to become the first player from China ever to win a Grand Slam tournament.

2011 Women's French Open Champion Li Na

You figured it was only a matter of time before Li Na broke through and won a major, especially after finishing as the runner-up in the Australian Open.

Still, Li is 29 years of age, so you also knew her window of opportunity wouldn't last forever.