Found June 11, 2012 on Trendy Tennis:
It happened! Novak Djokovic is dethroned and Rafa is French Open's champion once again! Great news for all Rafa's fans, especially after a match that was interrupted and resumed the next day... French Open 2012 trophy ceremony This year, as you noticed, we not only rated best and worst fashions of the Slam by ourselves, but also asked for your opinion in polls, and surprisingly Rafa scored 38% on WORST outfit of 2012 French Open sharing the first place with Janko Tipsarevic, according to your liking. At the same time Rafa scored 12% as the BEST dressed man of 2012 Roland Garros in our poll :) Rafael Nadal, French Open 2012 So, for those of you who liked Rafa's outfit, here it is. Hurry to the stores before it's gone! Create Rafael Nadal's 2012 French Open Look Nike Men`s Rafa 2012 French Open Finals Clay Tennis Crew - $68 Nike Men's Rafa French Open 2012 Finals Tennis Shorts - $68 Nike Men's Rafa 2012 ...

Cops recover stolen $380K watch

Police have recovered the pricey watch French Open champ Rafael Nadal had stolen from his hotel room. Turns out it was pilfered by a hotel employee.

Watch worth $370,000 goes missing from Rafael Nadal’s Paris hotel room

A Richard Mille watch worth an estimated $370,000 went missing from the Paris hotel room where Rafael Nadal was staying during the French Open, according to a Reuters report. The watch, loaned to Nadal by Mille, was discovered missing by Nadal when he awoke on Tuesday morning, less than a day after Nadal wore it [...]

Nadal reports luxury watch stolen

A day after making history by winning his seventh French Open title, Rafael Nadal awoke Tuesday in Paris to discover a watch worth $374,000 had been stolen, Le Parisien newspaper reported. The watch, which Nadal was wearing after his victory Monday, was lent to the Spanish tennis sensation by the luxury brand Richard Mille for the competition. Nadal discovered the watch was missing...

Djokovic gets upset, destroys bench

The men's French Open final between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal is now suspended until Monday morning because of rain, halted in the fourth set with Nadal leading two sets to one. Djokovic, however, had earlier made what could be considered a sprited attempt to halt the match himself when he angrily whacked his bench with his racquet, taking a large chunk out of it. Finding...

Nadal wins record 7th French Open

Rafael Nadal won his record seventh French Open title, returning to Roland Garros on Monday to defeat Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 in a match that was halted the night before because of rain. When play resumed, second-seeded Nadal promptly broke top-seeded Djokovic's serve to pull even at 2-2. The rain started falling again, and with Nadal leading 5-4 in the fourth, it...

Video: Nadal Grabs 7th French Open Title

It’s official, we can now say that Rafael Nadal is the best player on clay of all-time. At 7 win’s, he now holds the men’s record for most French Open title’s. He had previously shared the record with Swedish sensation Bjorn Borg. The weather at Roland Garros in Paris was horrible over the past few days as the match between Nadal and Novak Djokovic was delayed numerous times...

Djokovic versus Nadal – Tale of the Tape

  World No. 1 Novak Djokovic takes on No. 2 Rafael Nadal on Sunday for the French Open  title each hoping for a piece of history. Should Nadal win, he’ll win a record seventh Roland Garros crown. If Djokovic is victorious, he’ll hold all four major titles at the same time, a feat last accomplished by Rod Laver in 1969 when he won the calendar Grand Slam. Here’s a look at...

Djokovic's 27-match Slam streak ends against Nadal

Moments after his rain-interrupted French Open final against Rafael Nadal resumed Monday, Novak Djokovic netted a forehand and punished himself by smacking his racket strings against the side of his head three times. A day earlier, Djokovic cracked his racket against his green sideline bench, sending a piece of the furniture flying. Bidding to become the first man since 1969 to...

Rafael Nadal wins opener in Halle

Rafael Nadal defeated Lukas Lacko 7-5, 6-1 at the Gerry Weber Open on Thursday in the Spaniard's first singles since clinching his record seventh French Open title. Nadal twice broke the Slovak in a first set that lasted 50 minutes, before finally making his superiority count against Lacko in a second set that was half as long. ''In the second set I think I did everything...

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Forced to Wait as French Open Men's Final Suspended by Rain

PARIS -- Whoever is going to make history at the French Open will have to wait at least one more day. The final between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic was called for the day because of rain Sunday with Nadal clinging to a 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 1-2 lead. Nadal, going for his record seventh French Open title, and Djokovic, trying to become the first man in 43 years to win four straight major...

Nadal Tops Djokovic for Seventh French Open Title

  Rafael Nadal became the first man to win the French Open seven times, defeating No. 1 Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3, 2-6 7-5 in the final on Monday in Paris. The match which ended on a Djokovic double-fault concluded a championship final which had to be carried over a day due to rain. The Spaniard collected his 11th major title equaling Hall of Famers Bjorn Borg and Rod Laver. “This...

Rafael Nadal: The King of Clay

Rain or shine, clay or mud, Sunday or Monday, Rafael Nadal rules Roland Garros. The man they call “Rafa” won his record seventh French Open title Monday, returning a day after getting rained out to put the finishing touches on a 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 victory over Novak Djokovic. He denied Djokovic in his own run at history – the quest for the “Novak Slam.” The match ended...

FRENCH OPEN: Greed Costs Nadal, Djokovic, Tennis Great Moment in History

  You can’t force history to happen. But you sure can stop it with greed, stupidity, recklessness. Tennis ruined a great moment Sunday, just sold it out to broadcasters, to NBC. Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, two all-time greats, were both going for historic heights in the French Open final. It was a dream buildup in a great, new rivalry for a sport that needs as many big moments...

Rafa Nadal and Pau Gasol Are Homies

After Rafael Nadal won the French Open he and Pau Gasol embraced as lovers. The two are obviously proud Spaniards, but I had no idea they were this intimate. Ok I’m just kidding. It was an intimate hug, but I thought it was cute.
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