Browsing 2012 French Open

Aftermath of the Nadal – Djokovic French Open Final

Posted on 12 Jun, 2012, by in Tennis

As Rafael Nadal hoisted up his 7th French Open trophy and 11th Grand Slam title of his career, the questions rising weren’t just about whether Novak Djokovic will still be number one by the end of the year and if he’ll beat Nadal at Wimbledon and the US Open. There’s also the fact that Djokovic vs Nadal is turning into a historic rivalry. More

Rafael Nadal – French Open Champion for a Record 7th Time

Posted on 11 Jun, 2012, by in Tennis

Novak Djokovic lost all the edge he had over Rafael Nadal in less than a year in terms of psychological warfare. Rafael Nadal, on the clay courts of Paris, is simply impossible to beat. He needed two days and four sets to set a new record at the Roland Garros, winning his 7th French Open, leaving Bjorn Borg behind him. More

Djokovic – Nadal, 2012 French Open Final Prediction

Posted on 9 Jun, 2012, by in Tennis

For the first time in his career, Novak Djokovic has reached the French Open final. In the way of the last piece of the puzzle for him, completing the career and special Novak Grand Slam, is the master of the Roland Garros out to set some records of his own, Rafael Nadal. More

Rafael Nadal Shouldn’t Care About Who He Gets Next

Posted on 6 Jun, 2012, by in Tennis

The way Rafael Nadal is tearing through yet another French Open, with Nicolas Almagro posing as his latest victim on the clay courts of Paris, he shouldn’t really care about who he faces next in the Semi Final and the Final. The title seems to be as good as his. More

Can Anyone But Rafael Nadal Win the 2012 French Open?

Posted on 28 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Rafael Nadal has won six of the last seven French Open Grand Slam tournaments. He missed out in 2009 because he wasn’t 100% when he lost his only match on the Paris clay. He’s won three clay tournaments in the last couple of months. Can anyone, meaning Roger Federer and/or Novak Djokovic, deny Nadal from his 7th Roland Garros title? More

Rafael Nadal Favorite to Make Roland Garros History

Posted on 26 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Rafael Nadal needs to become the sole holder of the record for Roland Garros titles; He needs to move up the all-time Grand Slam charts, making it to 11, five less than Federer; He needs to stop Novak Djokovic’s streak of Grand Slam titles. He needs to win the 2012 French Open, in 8 words. More

Rafael Nadal Finally Has the Edge Back Over Novak Djokovic

Posted on 22 May, 2012, by in Tennis

There’s still some time before the Roland Garros (six days), but Rafael Nadal has proven that he’s still the man to beat this clay season after claiming another Masters title by beating Novak Djokovic in the Rome Masters to claim his 7th title in Italy’s capital. More