Nadal wins ninth French Open title (13) 2014.06.08 21:19
PreviousNext (AP Photo/Thibault Camus) Back to Sport Home 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
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