Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem and extended its hegemony on the clay courts of the French Open.
The final match at the Roland Garros lasted almost three hours. Tim in the first set and competed well with Nadal, but with each party Austrian less celebrated success on the court, and not being able to tighten the decisive match at least one set.
Nadal on the way to 11th win at Roland Garros converted 5 of 17 break points and one missed his serve. On account of the Spaniard 0 aces, 3 double faults, 82% of the prize balls on the first pass, 26 winnershow and 24 unforced errors.
Nadal became the second player has won one Slam 11 times. The Spaniard repeated the record of Margaret Court, who in the 60-70 years of the last century dominated the Australian Open.
The title in Paris was for Nadal, 17-m at the Grand slam tournaments. According to this index, a native of Majorca, second only to Roger Federer, the asset is 20 wins.
For the victory at Roland Garros Rafael Nadal earned 2.2 million euros, which enabled him behind Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer to reach $ 100 million in prize money.
Rafael Nadal (Spain, 1) – Dominique Tim (Austria, 1) – 6:4, 6:3, 6:2