Nadal Clinches French Open title
With the win, Nadal has now clinched the tournament eight out of the nine times he’s played at Roland Garros.
He has also become the first man to win a singles title eight times in one of the four Grand Slam Championships.
Nadal edged past Novak Djokovic of Serbia, number one in the ATP World Tour Rankings, by three sets to two.
- Djokovic donates entire Italian Open title prize money to help food-relief efforts in Serbia
- Djokovic wary of Nadal as he eyes maiden French Open title next year
- Djokovic stuns Nadal to clinch Rome Masters
- Nadal, Ferrer gain Roland Garros final spots
- Djokovic considers clinching French Open title his highest priority