Rafael Nadal: ‘You merely adopted the clay; I was born in it, moulded by it’

By: Sports Desk |

Updated: October 11, 2020 10:03:52 pm

Rafael Nadal celebrates successful the ultimate match of the French Open tennis match in opposition to Serbia’s Novak Djokovic in three units. (AP)

Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 to win his thirteenth French Open and equal Roger Federer with 20 Grand Slam titles.

World No.1 Djokovic remained behind with 17 Grand Slam titles.

In what was their 56th assembly, Djokovic was fully outplayed by the Spaniard.

When Nadal ended it with an ace, he dropped to his knees, smiled extensively and pumped his arms.

He didn’t cede a set in his favourite match this yr.

“The love story that I have with this city, and with this court, is unforgettable,” Nadal mentioned.

Here are the finest reactions after his memorable victory–

Nadal’s 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 victory over Novak Djokovic in the French Open ultimate was additionally Nadal’s a hundredth profession match win at Roland Garros. The Spaniard improved to 100-2 at the match.

(With AP inputs)

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and keep up to date with the newest headlines

For all the newest Sports News, obtain Indian Express App.

© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd


Back to top button