Rafael Nadal on his way to claim 11th Roland Garros title

Updated:6 months, 1 week ago IST

New Delhi, Jun 10 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal is aiming to win his 11th Roland Garros title on Sunday, when he faces off with seventh-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria, who is looking forward to claim his first. According to Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), if Nadal wins the 2018 French Open, he will be the first ever player to win 11 titles of three different tournaments. Nadal quoted, “I know I have to play my best if I want to have chances. Good thing is I played a lot of good matches this clay-court season’. On the other hand, World No. 8 Dominic Thiem, who is only 24 years old, reached his first Grand Slam final to face the ace by defeating 72nd seeded Italian Marco Cecchinato in three sets- 7-5, 7-6 (10), 6-1. Thiem says, “I know how to play against him. I have a plan”.

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