This is Sharapova's 3rd consecutive French Open final after she defeated Bouchard 4-6, 7-5, 6-2 in the semis.
Seventh seed Maria Sharapova will need to douse the up-and-coming Bouchard.
With Ferrer win, Rafael Nadal improved his mindboggling French Open win-loss record to 64-1.
Halep, junior champion at Roland Garros in 2008, will face Andrea Petkovic for a place in Saturday’s final.
Serbian's quest for maiden French Open title on track after quarterfinal win over Milos Raonic .
In a replay of 2013 final, Rafel Nadal faces countryman David Ferrer in last-eight round.
Nadal dismantled the unseeded Serbian 6-1, 6-2, 6-1 on Monday to set up a big quarterfinal clash with Ferrer.
The 28th-seeded German won 1-6, 6-2, 7-5 against Netherlands' Kiki Bertens to reach the quarterfinals.
Latvian Ernests Gulbis hands the Swiss champion his earliest exit at the French Open in a decade.
Federer has bowed out before quarters at three of last four majors, including fourth-round loss at U.S. Open.
Nadal’s injury from Aus Open acts up again even as World No.1 matches French Open streak.
For second time in his French Open career, Nadal owns a 31-match winning streak at the clay-court Grand Slam.
Going back through years, Federer stopped the clock in 2001 to recall the day he beat Sampras at All England Club.
Polish follows Serena and Li Na home, the first time since 1968 that top three seeds fail to reach Round Four.
Djokovic won 6-3, 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-4 against Cilic. Meanwhile, Federer defeated Tursunov 7-5, 6-7 (7), 6-2, 6-4.
Nadal’s French Open record stands at 61-1 currently and his dominance shows no sign of fading.
Eight-time champion and holder dominates Australian Thiem in straight sets to move into third round.
Williams endured the most lopsided loss of her career on Wednesday, beaten 6-2, 6-2 by Muguruza from Spain.
Defending champion Serena Williams loses 6-2, 6-2 in Round 2, follows sister Venus out of French Open.
Reigning Australian Open champions Li Na and Stan Wawrinka crash out in the first round of the French Open.
On the mud, he is Virat Kohli plus, as one of the many songs on him extol. As Jaskanwar Singh Gill returns from an international championship in Turkey after he was told to remove his patka, The Indian Express captures Gill's struggle to move to the mat, and why he is still the one and only ‘Jassa Patti’