Rafael Nadal Won French Open Title 10Time (Download PDF)

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Rafael Nadal of Spain has created history by winning French Open title continually for the 10th time, this year he has bitten Stan Wawrinka from Swiss with 6 - 2, 6 - 3, 6 - 1 score and this will becomes his fifteenth major title.

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  • Rafael Nadal is the first sportsperson to win Grand Slam tournament 10 times in Open era.
  • The Open era was started in 1968 under which professional players can compete with amateur at the Grand Slam tournaments.
  • Nadal is the second person to win 15 Grandslam title, and the list of all-time Grand Slam winners of men’s tennis only behind Roger Federer is topped by Pete Sampras with 18th title at the Australian Open this year in January.
  • Along with Nadal, Bethanie Mattek-Sands of America and the Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic have won Women’s Doubles Title for third time by betting Australian pair Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua at the French Open.
  • Men’s Tennis ATP Current Rankings

    1. Andy Murray of Great Britain
    2. Rafael Nadal of Spain
    3. Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland
    4. Novak Djokovic of Serbia & Montenegro
    5. Roger Federer of Switzerland

About Rafael Nadal

  • Rafael Nadal was born on 3rd June 1986 and ranked as no. 5 in tennis.
  • He is known as ‘Clay-court’ player most popularly and after his success he is titled as ‘The King of Clay’.
  • Rafael Nadal has won 14 Grand Slam singles titles. He also achieved 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles.
  • He got 28 titles inATP World Tour Masters 1000 events and 17 World Tour 500 tournaments.
  • He was named theLaureus World Sportsman of the Year in 2011.
  • Nadal and Mats Wilanderare only two male players in history who have won at least two Grand Slam titles on three different surfaces - hard court, grass and clay.
  • He became first male player to win a single Grand Slam tournament by winning in 2014 French Open.

- Published/Last Modified on: June 18, 2017

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