Rafael Nadal Beats Dominic Thiem For 11th French Open TitleRafael Nadal won a record-extending 11th title on the clay at the French Open on Sunday with a victory over his spirited but ultimately vanquished challenger, Dominic Thiem.
5 Players Who Could Stop Rafael Nadal At The French OpenRafael Nadal owns a 79-2 win-loss record at the French Open. He's only lost to Robin Soderling in the fourth round in 2009 and Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinal in 2015.
Thiem's Injury Advances Del Potro In U.S. OpenJuan Martin del Potro is the lowest-ranked man to reach the U.S. Open quarterfinals since Jimmy Connors in 1991. Monday's victory came after Dominic Thiem retired in the second set because of a bum knee.