French Open 2012: Poor Serving from Novak Djokovic Hands Rafael Nadal Title

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French Open 2012: Poor Serving from Novak Djokovic Hands Rafael Nadal Title
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The greatest clay court player of all time - Rafael Nadal

After rain caused suspension of play yesterday at Roland Garros, which resumed this afternoon, Rafael Nadal claimed a record seventh title, emerging victorious in four sets over world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.

Nadal’s record in eight years at Roland Garros stands now at an incredible 52 wins and one loss. Robin Soderling defeated the “King of Clay” in the fourth round of 2009.

Rafa however, was suffering from tendonitis in both knees at the time and unable to defend his Wimbledon title several weeks later.

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