Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal secured his 13th French Open title by beating Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. Dipto Paul Reports.
Nadal won the 2 hours and 40-minute battle by 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 which made it the most remarkable winning sequences for his career.
This title also helps Nadal to tie with Roger Federer’s record with his 20th Grand Slam men’s singles title.
Federer said after Nadal’s win,” He accomplished one of the sport’s greatest achievements.”
British tennis player Andy Murray said, “It’s an amazing achievement. I don’t think that what he has done at Roland Garros will ever be beaten. I just don’t see it being topped.”
“He is one short of winning the same amount of Grand Slams as (Pete) Sampras did just at one tournament. It’s incredible,” added he.
After winning his 13th French Open title, Nadal said, “Winning is what you pay for. Beyond the victory, there is an even greater personal satisfaction because at certain times I have had to make sacrifices to achieve the goal.’
Rafael Nadal has won a total of 100 matches in the French Open Tournament and only lost 2.