Rafael Nadal To Round 3 Of French Open

Rafael Nadal In French Open
Rafael Nadal In French Open

Rafael Nadal quest for a record-extending 13th French Open title

Rafael Nadal To Round 3 Of French Open Rafael Nadal continued his quest for a record-extending 13th French Open title with a 6-1, 6-0, 6-3 crushing of American Mackenzie McDonald to advance into the third round on Wednesday.

The 2020 French Open is a Grand Slam tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts.held at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. Originally to be scheduled from 24 May to 7 June, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was first moved to 20 September to 4 October then later moved back a week further to 27 September to 11 October. 

Rafael Nadal has won 19 Grand Slam singles titles, the second-most in history for a male player, as well as a record 35 ATP Tour Masters 1000 titles, 21 ATP Tour 500 titles and the 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles. Also, Nadal has held the world No. 1 ranking for a total of 209 weeks, including being the year-end No. 1 five times. 

In majors, Nadal has won a record twelve French Open titles, four US Open titles, two Wimbledon titles, and one Australian Open title, and won at least one Grand Slam every year for a record ten consecutive years (2005–2014). 

Nadal has won 85 career titles overall, including the most outdoor titles in the Open Era (83) and a record 59 titles on clay. With 81 consecutive wins on clay, Nadal holds the record for the longest single-surface win streak in the Open Era.