TENNIS

Nadal Downs Djokovic : Nadal Wins 13th French Open, Equals Federer's 20 Slams

Spanish Star Rafael Nadal demolished Novak Djokovic 6-nil, 6-2 and 7-5 in the final to win his 13th French Open and equal Roger Federer's all-time record of 20 Grand Slam titles.

For World Number One Djokovic, the defeat ended his hopes of an 18th slam and of becoming the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to win all four majors twice.

34 years old Nadal claimed his 100th match win at Roland Garros against just two defeats since his 2005 debut.

The Spaniard, the oldest Champion in Paris since Andres Gimeno in 1972, claimed the title without dropping a set.