French Open Tennis Championship will start on june 5, 2012. In 2012, King of Clay, Nadal downs Federer to seal place in history. In one of the great French Open finals, Rafael Nadal called on every ounce of his talent, athleticism and courage to wear down Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6(3), 5-7, 6-1 and equal Bjorn Borg’s record of six Roland Garros title
In defeating Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal won his 6th French Open and equalled Bjorn Borg’s record number of wins at Roland Garros.
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Meanwhile in Women's Singles Finals, Superb Li holds off Schiavone to make history. China’s Li Na held firm in the face of a ferocious comeback on the part of Francesca Schiavone to win 6-4, 7-6(0) and claim the first-ever Grand Slam title for a player from Asia.