In an exciting match that kept fans on the edge of their seats, Rafael Nadal won the first round of the French Open 4-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-3, defeating Daniel Brands. The German took an early lead by winning the first set 6-4 and sending the second into a tiebreaker. Rafa broke early in the third, eventually winning the set 6-4.
Next up for Rafa is Martin Klizan.
VAM8S RAFA! On to Round 2!
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