Francesca Schiavone Awarded Ambrogino D’Oro By Milan

Francesca Schiavone, 2010 Roland Garros Singles Champion

Roland Garros (French Open) winner Francesca Schiavone was awarded the Ambrogino D’Oro by the municipality of Milan. There are two versions, a Gold Medal and a Certificate of Civic Merit. The municipal council of Milan votes on the award, with the mayor having veto power. The award is named after St. Ambrose, patron saint of Milan and is delivered on December 7th, the day of his feast.

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