Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic for 13th French Open title

Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic to claim a 13th French Open title today.

Tennis – French Open – Roland Garros, Paris, France – October 9, 2020 Spain’s Rafael Nadal celebrates during his semi final match against Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Nadal won in straight sets 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 to extend his record at the Roland Garros clay court tournament.

The win also puts his Grand Slam wins at 20, tying Roger Federer’s all-time men’s achievement in major tournaments.

Nadal, who has never lost a French Open final was winning his 100th match at that Open.