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'The King of Clay' Rafa Nadal beat Novak Djokovic in Straight Sets to Win Roland Garros

Rafa Nadal beat Novak Djokovic in straight set in French open. Also known as the Roland Garros. The victory over Djokovic at Roland bring the number Major Grand Slam of Nadal to 20 lever with Roger Federer while Djokovic have 17 Grand Slam.

This is the 13th time Rafa Nadal will be winning the his career , winning it in 2005,2006,2007,2008,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2017,2018,2019 and 2020.

The 34 years old Spanish tennis player success at the clay court have make him be declared as ' the king of clay'.

Screenshot of BBC sport official twitter handle calling Rafa Nadal the king of clay.

Nadal won the first set against Djokovic 6-0, while he beat his Serbian opponent 6-2 in the second set. The third set saw Djokovic winning more games but Nadal won the third set 7-5 , with the result Nadal beat World number 1 Djokovic in straight set to lift his 13th titles at Roland Garros.

Picture of Novak Djokovic and Nadal at the final of 2020 Roland Garros

In his words after the match Nadal had this to say after he defeated Novak Djokovic,

" this is the most important court in my tennis career"

No doubt with his achievements on the clay court ,Rafa Nadal have imprint his name as the undisputed king of clay when it comes to tennis.

Picture of Rafa Nadal with his Roland Garros trophy after beating Djokovic

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