Netease Sports reported on October 12:
Nadal swept in straight sets
Win this year
How strong is Nadal's clay? There is also a statistic that proves that, once in a while, the record for the most clay court titles held by Vilas in the Open era was 46, which has already been surpassed by Nadal. After winning the French Open this year, Nadal's clay court The number of championship trophies in the event has also come to 60. Not only those who have never come before, but also those who have come after are also questioned.
The 60 clay court championships include 13 French Open championship trophies and 25 Masters championships. Such statistics and records prove that Nadal is the king of clay courts. The most important thing is that Nadal is still on his way to victory. Looking at his performance in the decisive battle sweeping Djokovic, the record of 60 clay court titles is definitely not the end.
In addition, with the decisive victory over Djokovic, Nadal also won his 999th victory in his career. It is only a matter of time before reaching the great achievement of 1,000 victories. Before Nadal, Connors, Lendl and Federer all completed 1,000 career victories. Now Nadal is about to join the club with a thousand victories. It is gratifying, and from the perspective of Nadal's dominance demonstrated by this French Open. It is also worth waiting to see how high his number of wins reaches.
Roland Garros won the 100th, the 13th at the French Open, the 20th at the Grand Slam, 60 on the clay court, and 999 career victories. Nadal at the French Open in 2020 has a perfect 100 points. He is a real fighter, and he is also a fake replacement. The king of red earth, we have reason to expect Nadal to write a more glorious future. In him, everything is possible.