Look back after his 19th Important win at the 2019 US Open in Flushing Meadows over the Grand Slam history of Rafael Nadal.
We delve into the archives to explain Nadal is one of the greatest, after his victory in New York.
In 2003, at the age of 16, Nadal became the youngest man to get to the next round of Wimbledon because Boris Becker in 1984.
The Spaniard defeated the unheralded Mariano Puerta that was left-hander to eventually become the first player to win the title in his main attraction debut. It was the beginning of a winning biography at Roland Garros.
At the age of 19, he became the first teenager to win some singles title.
By winning his first-round match in the 2006 French Open, nadal broke Guillermo Vilas listing of 53 sequential match successes.
He proceeded to achieve his second final, at which he became the first player to defeat Roger Federer in also the Roland Garros winner and a Grand Slam as Bjorn Borg in 1974-75.
The 21-year-old became the first person since Borg from 1980 to win titles at Roland Garros.
He again also shattered the hopes of becoming only the third man in history to hold all four majors of Federer.
Nadal condemned his good rival with a 6-1 victory over Federer within one hour 48 minutes.
The Spaniard won the title becoming the third person to do this from the Open era following Ilie Nastase and Borg.
Federer was on the receiving end of another defeat as Nadal acquired his first Wimbledon title – 9-7 in the fifth place and at near-darkness.
A glorious year ended in the Beijing Olympics with a gold medal after defeating Fernando Gonzalez in three places.
He also became the first player once he won the Australian Open again, to hold three names on three unique surfaces at the same period.
A Nadal suffered a loss in the French Open against Robin Soderling. It was his first defeat the clay.
He exacted his revenge within the Swede, but this period at the final.
He regained the world No 1 position for the first time since July 2009.
He followed up with his next title at Wimbledon.
When the world No 1 completed a career Grand Slam by beating Novak Djokovic in Flushing 21, A remarkable year finished.
Nadal won his first time French Open title by defeating Federer and equivalent that the exact tally of Borg.
Federer had finished Djokovicundefeated run in the semi-finals.
Back in 2012, Borg’s record to be the participant in Open history along with his seventh crown in a rare Monday that had delays because of rain was surpassed by him.
In addition, he stopped Djokovic’s bidding to hold all four religions.
As he improved his career record to 59-1 the Coupe des Mousquetaires trophy was straight back in the arms of Nadal following his victory over David Ferrer.
The hard yards were achieved from the semi-finals when he conquered Djokovic 6-4 3-6 6-1 6-7 9-7 at a epic.
That September, he was crowned US Open champion for the second time in his career following a four-set triumph over Djokovic.
‘The King of Clay’ entered Roland Garros for the very first time in 10 decades with just one European title but he won French Open amount eight and record a fifth consecutive victory by defeating rival Djokovic in four different places. He was introduced with all the Coupe de Mousquetaires through another legend of the sport, Borg.
The win helped him extend his run at Roland Garros to 66 wins and just one defeat over ten years.
Nadal ended a Grand Slam drought against Stan Wawrinka from the 2017 Open final with a dazzling performance. Nadal’s’La Decima’ was his 10th French Open, without falling a set during the tournament and he managed it. It was his most final win because permitting Federer only four games at the 2008 final.
Because Andres Gimeno in 1972, he’s the oldest winner in Paris at 31.
Ruthless Nadal proved much too great since he claimed a Grand Slam title at the US Open. The world lived up to his bill as the heavy favourite with a 6-3 6-3 6-4 success over surprise finalist Anderson.
As he won a record-extending 11th French Open title with a 6-4 victory on young pretender Dominic Thiem imperious Nadal shot his Roland Garros listing into some jaw-dropping 86-2.
He combined Australia’s Margaret Court because the only player to win 11 titles.
In a repeat of last year’s final, Nadal was pushed as tough as he has ever been in a closing in the two sets that were brutal. However, Dominic Thiem, who played sensational tennis for nearly two weeks, could not sustain the speed and Nadal billed away winning 6-1 6-1 to 6-3 5-7.
Nadal stands to his own as the most prosperous singles player, male or female, in a Grand Slam having moved clear from the 11 titles obtained by Margaret Court in the Australian Open.
Nadal defeated Daniil Medvedev in five magnificent sets to claim his 19th Grand Slam title at the US Open, and move of Roger Federer’s all-time album.
He also needed to halt a thrilling comeback to win the epic showdown 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4, although the Spanish seed headed by two sets and a rest.