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“To Be The Sufferer”: Casper Ruud’s Hilarious Remark After Defeat To Rafael Nadal In French Open Closing | Tennis Information

Rafael Nadal with Casper Ruud after the French Open 2022 closing.© AFP

Norway’s Casper Ruud noticed first-hand on Sunday what it is wish to face his “idol” Rafael Nadal, and that too on the grandest potential stage – the French Open closing. Nadal cruised previous the teen in straight units within the French Open 2022 closing to raise his document extending twenty second Grand Slam title. Ruud, who has educated on the Spanish ace’s academy, hailed Nadal as a “true champion” but in addition made a hilarious comment that left the gang at Court docket Philippe-Chatrier in splits.

“You’re a true champion. That is the primary time I’ve confronted you so now I do know what it is wish to be the sufferer!” Ruud stated after the match, drawing applause and laughter.

“There will probably be many others,” he went on to say.

“You have got taken me into your academy with open arms and you’re a true inspiration to me. All of us hope you proceed for some extra time,” Ruud stated to the 36-year-old.

Within the closing, Nadal gained 6-3, 6-3, 6-0 in a commanding show that confirmed why he’s referred to as the ‘King of Clay’.

It was Nadal’s 14th French Open title and he additionally turned the oldest man to win the Roland Garros crown.


His two-hour 18-minute win on Sunday took his document on the event to 112 wins in opposition to simply three losses and likewise put him midway to a uncommon calendar males’s Grand Slam final achieved by Rod Laver in 1969.

Nadal gained the final 11 video games of the ultimate and is now two Slams forward of outdated rivals Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer with Sunday’s victory coming in opposition to all the percentages.

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