Rafael Nadal won his 6th French Open crown today, tying the great Bjorn Borg for the most titles won at this event in history, and solidifying himself as the King of Clay, (if that was ever in doubt).
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Li Na was already the first woman in a country of 1.3 billion people to win a WTA singles title, then the first to break into the top 10, and then the first to make it to a Major final. But now she will be known as the first Chinese woman to win a Major, as she defeated Francesca Schiavone 6-4, 7-6 (0) to win the French Open crown.
Does this look like a man that is ready to give up and throw in the towel so that the new generation of possible G.O.A.T.s can take his place?
No one had been talking about Roger Federer for the past two weeks as he stealthily progressed through each round of Roland Garros without dropping a set. Most of the journalists and commentators had already placed Novak Djokovic in the final, and were posing the question of whether Rafa would or could break "The Streak."
Rafael Nadal celebrated his 25th birthday today in high style by making it to his 6th Roland Garros Final, defeating Andy Murray 6-4, 7-5, 6-4.
Huecco premiered his new video today for for his single, Dame Vida. The video features various sports figures such as Pau Gasol, Thomas Muller, David Villa, Dani Alves, Pepe Reina, Sergio Ramos, Fernando Verdasco, and Caroline Wozniacki. The green ball in the video is a special edition of the sOccket, which is a soccer ball created by Harvard students that captures and stores energy during game play that can be used later to charge batteries and LEDs in developing countries. Brilliant! To learn more about the sOccket ball and how you can donate to this great cause, click here.
In honor of Li Na making it to her 2nd Grand Slam Final, here is her video from the Road To Roland-Garros team. In it she talks about her friends on tour (I think you'll find it funny why she likes JJ because it is for the exact same reason that most people don't like her), she learns how to speak French, and even attempts to teach Jeremy, the driver, Chinese. Enjoy!
Serena Williams is a lover of all all things Miami. She owns part of the Miami Dolphins, and she has been spotted court side for multiple Miami Heat games.