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.
Two defending champs, two birthday bagels 🥯
— Roland-Garros (@rolandgarros) June 3, 2021
French Open 2021 – Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet: Head-to-head
Rafael Nadal – 16
Richard Gasquet – 00
French Open 2021 – Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet: What about prize money?
The total prize pool for Roland Garros 2021 is €34,367,216.
Round of 16: €170,000
Third Round: €113,000
Second Round: €84,000
First Round” €60,000
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