French Open 2021: Rafael Nadal defeats Richard Gasquet, dominates in a straight sets win to face Cameron Norrie

French Open 2021: Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet, Head-to-Head, LIVE stream; All you need to know 

French Open 2021: Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet: It was a comfortable win for the King of Clay as he won 6-0, 7-5, 6-2 against the French Richard Gasquet.

His record against his French opponent upgraded to 17-0 as he reached the third round of the French Open with a 6-0, 7-5, 6-2 win.

Nadal was celebrating his 35th birthday but had no fans there to watch him play during the night session due to the coronavirus rules that directed them all to leave by 9 p.m.

He sealed the victory on his second match point when Gasquet hit a forehand into the net following a brief rally.

Rafael Nadal will play against Cameron Norrie in the 3rd Round.

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French Open 2021 – Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet: Head-to-head

Rafael Nadal – 16

Richard Gasquet – 00

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French Open 2021 – Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet: What about prize money?

The total prize pool for Roland Garros 2021 is €34,367,216.

Singles

Winner: €1,400,000

Finalist: €750,000

Semifinalists: €375,000

Quarterfinalists: €255,000

Round of 16: €170,000

Third Round: €113,000

Second Round: €84,000

First Round” €60,000

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