BreakingNews.ie 2014.06.08 21:19
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Rafael Nadal maintained his phenomenal stranglehold on the French Open by
defeating Novak Djokovic to win a ninth title at Roland Garros.
Djokovic had been bidding to become only the eighth man to win all four
grand slam titles but, although he won the first set, Nadal fought back to
triumph 3-6 7-5 6-2 6-4.
The Spaniard becomes the first man to win five successive French Open
SPANIARD, FOREHAND, ROLAND, CLAY, BACKHAND, SLAM, Ferrer, Becker, Soderling, Paris, Australia