“Simone” or “Simonne”? That is the question

When the trophy was awarded to women’s doubles champions Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic, it was obvious the spelling of “Simone Mathieu” was different than the spelling on the new Roland Garros court, “Simonne-Mathieu.”

Most assumed the error is on the engraved trophy, and not on the court. 

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A tournament official told Reuters the “errors would be fixed”.

Neither may be “wrong”. Dozens of historical references to the former player and war hero spell her first name with one “n”.

Like here. And here. And here. And here.

But the scrutiny revealed other issues as well.

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