Nadal wins 11th French Open title

Rafael Nadal claims record-extending 11th French Open crown

Rafael Nadal overcame the challenge from Dominic Thiem and cramps to win his 11th French Open title on Sunday.

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Over the best-of-five sets on clay, Nadal improved to 111-2 - it is a figure nearly as imposing as the nearby Eiffel Tower - his lone reverses coming against Robin Soderling in 2009 and Novak Djokovic in 2015 at the French Open.

Thiem, a 24-year-old Austrian who was playing in his first Grand Slam final, had 18 unforced errors in first set and 42 for the match.

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No stranger to rewriting the record books along with his friendly rival, Roger Federer, here is another feat for the Spaniard: He joined Margaret Court in becoming the only tennis players in history to win the same grand slam 11 times. Nadal had another massage at 5-2 and he ended Thiem's ordeal on his fifth match point when the Austrian returned long.

But against Thiem, there was nothing wrong with Nadal's start. I can't see past another Nadal victory but believe Thiem will take a set off the great man. But against an opponent of Nadal's caliber, a lack of variance in his game plan proved crippling.

The trophy was carried into the Court Philippe Chatrier in a brown box during a brief ceremony before play begins and unveiled by the two stars of music and screen.

That is the verdict of two-time French Open champion Jim Courier.

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The No. 6-seeded pairing from the Czech Republic beat Eri Hozumi and Makoto Ninomiya of Japan 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday.

The unseeded Hozumi and Ninomiya were the first all-Japanese duo to reach a Grand Slam final in women's doubles.

It's also his 17th career major title.

With the two heavy favourites in the semi-finals winning, we have the final that most people during the latter stages would have wanted, Nadal v Thiem, and before I discuss the data in detail, I wanted to talk about their previous meetings a little more. There is a slight chance of rain, but not until later in the afternoon after 5pm.

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