Rafael Nadal claimed his fourth consecutive French Open crown, on the final score of 6–1, 6–3, 6–0, and in becoming the 2008 French Open champion equalled
Who did Federer beat in 2009 French Open?
The moment Roger Federer closed out his epic comeback against Tommy Haas at 2009 French Open. The moment Roger Federer closed out a truly epic five-set comeback win against Tommy Haas at the 2009 French Open en route to winning the title at Roland Garros.
Who won the 2008 French Open women’s singles title?
Ana Ivanovic won her first and only Grand Slam singles title, beating first-time finalist Dinara Safina, 6–4, 6–3 to win the Women’s Singles tennis title at the 2008 French Open. Ivanovic became the new WTA singles No. 1 by reaching the final.
Who won the 2007 French Open?
|2007 French Open|
|Final score||6–3, 4–6, 6–3, 6–4|
How old was Rafael Nadal when he won his first Grand Slam?
After defeating Djokovic in the 2010 US Open final, the 24-year-old Nadal became the youngest male tennis player in the Open Era to achieve the career Grand Slam, and also became the first male tennis player to win three Grand Slams on three different surfaces (hard, grass and clay) the same calendar year.
Has anyone won all 4 Grand Slams a year?
Calendar Year Golden Slam The Golden Slam, or Golden Grand Slam, is a term created in 1988 when Steffi Graf won all four Grand Slam tournaments and the gold medal in tennis at the Summer Olympics in the same calendar year. You may also read,
Who won ladies singles Wimbledon 2020?
World number one Ash Barty became the first Australian woman to win the Wimbledon singles title for 41 years on Saturday when she defeated Czech Karolina Pliskova 6-3 6-7(4) 6-3 in the final. Check the answer of
Who has beaten Rafa at Roland Garros?
Novak Djokovic has done the unthinkable as the world No. 1 became the first player in history to defeat 13-time champion Rafael Nadal in the Roland Garros men’s singles semi-final and reach the final of the French Open 2021.
Which year Federer won French Open?
Federer won his first and only French Open title in 2009 when he also won Wimbledon, thus achieving the “Channel Slam” alongside Rod Laver, Björn Borg, Nadal and later Djokovic. Read:
Has Federer beaten Nadal on clay?
Federer would never beat Nadal again on clay, their record on red dirt now being 14-2, while in their overall head-to-head, the Spaniard still prevails 24-16.
Who was Federer's coach in 2008?
This was his first tournament with coach José Higueras. and his first non-Master Series clay-court tournament since Gstaad in 2004. Federer won his first tournament of the year, when Nikolay Davydenko retired from the final while trailing, 7–6, 1–2 with a leg ligament strain.
How many French Opens Nadal?
Rafael Nadal has won 13 French Open titles which is a record for any player, male or female, in any major tournament. He also holds the record for the most consecutive wins in the Open Era, with five from 2010 to 2014.
How many Grand Slams has Nadal lost?
|Singles||Grand Slam Tournaments||8|
Who has beaten Djokovic the most?
These 17 Grand Slam matches are the most ever contested between two players along with Nadal-Djokovic. Five of them were finals plus a record 11 semifinals. To date, Djokovic is the only man to have beaten Federer in all four majors and likewise Federer is the only player to defeat Djokovic in all four of them.
Who is the youngest player to win a grand slam in tennis?
|Age||17 years 228 days|
|Grand Slam||1985 Wimbledon|
How many times has Federer won?
Federer has been world No. 1 in the ATP rankings a total of 310 weeks – including a record 237 consecutive weeks – and has finished as the year-end No. 1 five times. Federer has won 103 ATP singles titles, the second most of all-time behind Jimmy Connors, including a record six ATP Finals.