Nadal Reigns In France, Wins 11


ROLAND GARROS, France Men’s Championship Match: [1] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. [8] Dominic Thiem (AUT) Given his recent loss to the Austrian on clay last month, Nadal had to be focused and he was, jumping out to an early break lead only to lose it because of some ferocious forehand winners from Thiem. The Austrian…

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FRENCH OPEN: Nadal vs. Thiem

Nadal Thiem 2018 RG final

It was inevitable that they would contest a final at Roland Garros; after all, Dominic Thiem is considered by many to be the heir to the throne of clay, once Rafael Nadal steps down. The question that many have, “Will it happen on Sunday?” With eight of his ten titles coming on clay, the Austrian…

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Can Zverev Stop Thiem?

Can Zverev stop Thiem?

Mutua Madrid Open, Spain Men’s Semifinal: [7] Dominic Thiem (AUT) vs. [8] Kevin Anderson (RSA) Thiem did the unthinkable, upset Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals on home soil, and now many are expecting him to win the title. In fact, even before this defeat of the king, many have thought he would be the one…

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