3 weeks Nadal ‘takes step forward’ but needs more in French Open final Inquirer
Rafael Nadal said his French Open semi-final win over Diego Schwartzman on Friday was his best match of the tournament but stressed he still needs to improve if he is to capture a record-extending 13th Roland Garros title. The 34-year-old Nadal saw off a dogged Schwartzman 6-3, 6-3, 7-6 (7/0) to leave him one victory away from equalling Roger Federer's all-time record of 20 Grand Slams. The Spaniard will meet world number one Novak Djokovic in Sunday's championship match. "I'm in a final, I haven't lost a set, although it's true there have been other times at Roland Garros where ... more