Nadal wins record 12th french open title

Added On June 11, 2019

Tennis champion Rafael Nadal claimed his record-extending 12th title at the French Open in the men's singles final on Sunday, becoming the first player in history to win 12 singles titles at any Grand Slam event.

Nadal triumphed 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of last year's final over Dominic Thiem.
Nadal improved his tournament record to 93-2. 
It was the Spaniard's third consecutive title at the tournament and 18th Grand Slam championship.
Earlier on Sunday, second-seeded Timea Babos/Kristina Mladenovic outclassed Chinese pair of Duan Yingying/Zheng Saisai in the women's doubles final 6-2, 6-3.