Nadal lands record tenth Masters ti­tle

Yorkshire Post - Sports Monday - - RUGBY LEAGUE -

TENNIS: Rafael Nadal landed a record 10th ti­tle at the Mon­teCarlo Rolex Masters yes­ter­day to make ATP his­tory.

The Spa­niard swept aside Al­bert Ramos-Vi­no­las 6-1 6-3 in 76 min­utes to be­come the first player in the Open Era to win a sin­gles tour­na­ment 10 times.

The tri­umph also earned Nadal, the fourth seed, his 50th clay-court crown, an­other new record.

“It has been an amaz­ing week on one of the most im­por­tant events on the tour,” Nadal was quoted as say­ing by eurosport. com

“I played well here, which helps me a lot to start the clay­court sea­son with con­fi­dence.”

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