Rafael Nadal of Spain defeated Norwegian Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-3, 6-0 to win his 14th French Open title on Sunday.
Nadal now has 22 Grand Slam singles titles, two more than Serbia’s Novak Djokovic and Switzerland’s Roger Federer.
Rafael Nadal defeated Casper Ruud in the final of the French Open on Sunday to capture a record-tying 22nd Grand Slam title for men.
☺️ LA FELICIDAD ☺️ pic.twitter.com/voabkn9ZDy
— Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar (@rnadalacademy) June 5, 2022
Roland Garros tweeted this below video with a cheeky comment,”It never gets old.”
— Roland-Garros (@rolandgarros) June 5, 2022
ESPN tweeted all his 14 Singles French Open Trophies in a single tweet.
This moment never gets old 🏆
All of Nadal’s 14 French Open titles through the ages: pic.twitter.com/4OQsB5TNon
— ESPN (@espn) June 5, 2022
Rod Laver also tweeted,
Congratulations Rafael Nadal, 14 French Open crowns and 22 majors. A flawless performance caps off a grueling fortnight. I hope you get some rest now, half way to the Slam! 🚀 https://t.co/XXxj0uhjWU
— Rod Laver (@rodlaver) June 5, 2022
ESPN FC compared the very similar achievements of Read Madrid and Rafael Nadal in a cheeky tweet.
– 14 French Open titles for Nadal 🎾— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) June 5, 2022
– 14 UCL titles for Real Madrid 🏆
🇪🇸 Spanish things in 🇫🇷! pic.twitter.com/jV3J5hWuvn
Our very own Legend Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar described it as an incredible achievement at the age of 36.
Ravi Shastri described him as a “Modern Day Hercules.”
A modern day Hercules who just will not melt in the hottest Claypot. Starts favourite to make it 15 only. Just insane. Salute forever @RafaelNadal @rolandgarros #Nadal #FrenchOpen pic.twitter.com/XXfMHRgmku— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) June 5, 2022
Tennis TV tweeted,”Pete Sampras career Grand Slam titles: 14. @RafaelNadal Roland Garros titles: 14“