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Roger Federer sends classy Rafael Nadal message as French Open win ties Grand Slam record

Roger Federer paid tribute to long-time rival and friend Rafael Nadal after the Spaniard equalled his all-time record of 20 Grand Slam triumphs by beating Novak...

Rafael Nadal Wins His 20th Grand Slam Title With French Open Victory

Rafael Nadal eyes the ball during Sunday’s French Open final. Photo: martin bureau/Agence France-Presse/Getty ImagesBy Joshua Robinson Close Joshua RobinsonOct. 11, 2020 11:52 am ETPARIS—Even in the wrong...

Novak Djokovic makes Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal claim ahead of French Open final clash

Novak Djokovic insists Rafael Nadal is a greater rival to him than Roger Federer. The duo go head-to-head in this afternoon's French Open final in the...

Rafael Nadal denies Roger Federer pressure ahead of Novak Djokovic French Open final

Despite Djokovic's semi-final going to five sets, the Serb's match only lasted 45 minutes longer than Nadal, and he declared he would be up...

Novak Djokovic faces French Open injury accusation ahead of potential Rafael Nadal final

Speaking after the match, Djokovic opened up on the problems he was dealing with. But he didn't want to give too much away ahead of...

Rafael Nadal fired Novak Djokovic warning by John McEnroe as duo eye French Open final tie

The challenging conditions of the French Open will favour Novak Djokovic if he takes on Rafael Nadal in the final of the Grand Slam...

Rafael Nadal explains 'lucky' element from Jannik Sinner French Open win

Rafael Nadal believes there were lucky elements to his victory over Jannik Sinner. The Spaniard made the semi-finals of the French Open with a...

Dominic Thiem out of French Open in major Rafael Nadal boost

Dominic Thiem suffered a shock 7-6, 5-7, 6-7, 7-6, 6-2 French Open quarter-final defeat against Diego Schwartzman on Tuesday evening in a major boost...

Rafael Nadal 'very happy' to be back at French Open as Roger Federer bid starts strong

Rafael Nadal 'very happy' to be back at French Open as Roger Federer bid starts strong (Image: GETTY)Rafael Nadal began his bid to equal...

Dominic Thiem on Roger Federer mission to upset Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

Dominic Thiem wants to ensure Roger Federer remains as the greatest player of all time by stopping Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic from breaking...

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray verdicts delivered by McEnroe

McEnroe on Djokovic “Obviously his US Open disqualification was an accident, it was a catastrophe for him. Novak sort of made history so it’s an...

Roger Federer target within Novak Djokovic's sights and Serb has Rafael Nadal advantage

He added: "I don't want to sound arrogant, but I haven't played my best tennis. "I still have a few gears and I'll need them...

Novak Djokovic surpasses Rafael Nadal record with Italian Open title win

Novak Djokovic has pulled away from Rafael Nadal at the top of the Masters 1000 leaderboard as he beat Diego Schwartzman in the Italian...

Rafael Nadal out of Italian Open as 'magical' Diego Schwartzman stops Novak Djokovic final

{authortext}Diego Schwartzman hailed what he felt was his "best tennis ever" while Greg Rusedski labelled him "magical" after he dumped reigning champion Rafael Nadal...

Novak Djokovic already thinking ahead to Rafael Nadal French Open battle at Italian Open

Novak Djokovic has admitted he is already looking ahead to the French Open, where he will look to dethrone the 'King of Clay' himself...

Novak Djokovic eyes Roger Federer record but has Rafael Nadal worry at Italian Open

Novak Djokovic returns to action this afternoon for the first time since his disqualification from the US Open for striking a line judge with...

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