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Twitter Erupts as Rafael Nadal Wins Record 12th French Open Title

Twitter Erupts as Rafael Nadal Wins Record 12th French Open Title

Rafael Nadal

Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal stormed to a 12th French Open title after defeating Dominic Thiem in the final of the French Open 2019. Rafael Nadal entered the final after making very short work of arch-rival, Roger Federer. Meanwhile, Thiem battled past reigning World Number 1, Novak Djokovic.

The World number two got off to a storming start and took the first set 6-3, giving him the advantage. Thiem showed that he meant business when he snatch the second set with a score of 7-5. Rafael Nadal Nadal then cranked up the volume and proceeded to do what he does best. He rocketed ahead to close out the match with a 6-1, 6-1 in the 3rd and 4th sets.

Naturally, Twitter went wild when the Spaniard triumphed:

https://twitter.com/rafaelnadalstan/status/1137755247651086336

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