The "King of Clay" wins his 12th grand slam championship with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 victory over his fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in Paris.
Rafael Nadal wins historic eighth French Open title
Rafael Nadal won the French Open for a record eighth time today by defeating fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 in the final.
It was the first time in tennis history that a man had won the same grand slam title eight times.
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