French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal grabs 11th title

Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem to clinch his 11th title at the French Open in 2018.

It took only three straight sets for the world number one tennis player, Rafael Nadal, to beat Australian Dominic Thiem to the French Title to fire him to his 11th French title and the 17th Grand Slam, only three adrift Roger Federer's all-time men's record.

High flying Spain national endured an intense first set and went on to add a grip on the second as he saw off his opponent in 6-4 6-3 6-2 straight sets.

The French Open ran from 27th May to 10th June at the Roland Garros in Paris, France

Nadals 11 French Open Titles
2005 - beat Mariano Puerta (Argentina) 6-7 (6-8) 6-3 6-1 7-5
2006 - beat Roger Federer (Switzerland) 1-6 6-1 6-4 7-6 (7-4)
2007 - beat Roger Federer (Switzerland) 6-3 4-6 6-3 6-4
2008 - beat Roger Federer (Switzerland) 6-1 6-3 6-0
2010 - beat Robin Soderling (Sweden) 6-4 6-2 6-4
2011 - beat Roger Federer (Switzerland) 7-5 7-6 (7-3) 5-7 6-1
2012 - beat Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 6-4 6-3 2-6 7-5
2013 - beat David Ferrer (Spain) 6-3 6-2 6-3
2014 - beat Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 3-6 7-5 6-2 6-4
2017 - beat Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland) 6-2 6-3 6-1
2018 - beat Dominic Thiem (Austria) 6-4 6-3 6-2