Rafael Nadal: Victory Moments of 2011 French Open Champion

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At the age of 25 years and two days, Rafael Nadal was the 2011 French Open champion after he beat Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6, 5-7 and 6-1 in the final match at Roland Garros.

This victory helped the No. 1 tennis player equal Bjorn Borg about the record number of French Open Titles. Besides, Nadal became the second youngest man to reach double figures for slams, behind Borg.

During Nadal’s six French Open winnings, he fended off Roger Federer four times (2006, 2007, 2008 and 2011), Mariano Puerta once (2005) and Robin Soderling once (2009).

Now, let's take a look at some unforgettable photos that captures victory moments of the 2011 French Open Champion, Rafael Nadal.


Nadal gets a tenth chance to sink his teeth into Grand Slam silverware

Nadal gets the tenth chance to sink his teeth into Grand Slam silverware


Rafael Nadal reacts after holding his record sixth French Open championship

Rafael Nadal reacts after holding his record sixth French Open championship


Nadal celebrates his sixth Roland Garros title

Nadal celebrates his sixth Roland Garros title


Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6, 5-7 and 6-1

Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6, 5-7 and 6-1


Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal pose before the final battle at the 2011 French Open

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal pose before the final battle at the 2011 French Open


Nadal fights hard in the early of the game as Federer takes the lead

Nadal fights hard in the early of the game as Federer takes the lead


Federer takes the ball early as he builds a lead

Federer takes the ball early as he builds a lead


Nadal stoops to return a Federer serve

Nadal stoops to return a Federer serve


Nadal reacts to taking the second set

Nadal reacts to taking the second set


Nadal tries to hit the ball

Nadal tries to hit the ball

 

Rafael Nadal: The 2011 French Open Champion

 

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This article was published on 2011/06/07
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