Nadal beat Federer in straight sets this afternoon to continue his 100 per cent file in opposition to the Swiss star at Roland Garros.
Both players had been in high make within the mosey-as much as the semi-closing conflict.
But world No 2 Nadal confirmed precisely why he has won 11 French Commence titles by dominating from inaugurate to perform.
The Spaniard used to be extraordinarily humble after the use and printed he wants 37-year-archaic Federer to continue plying his commerce.
“I hope that every and each I and he can play extra cases,” Nadal acknowledged.
“But, realistically, we can no longer play one other 10 years at Roland Garros.
“On the present time’s special game, we should always soundless no longer have imagined 5 years ago competing at this degree at this level in our occupation.”
Nadal additionally praised how Federer conducts himself on the tour.
Rafael Nadal paid tribute to Roger Federer(Image: GETTY)
Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer in straight sets(Image: GETTY)
“I attain no longer in discovering anybody who trains like Federer, right here is the fact,” he added.
“Federer, there are no longer two in this world, fortunately, after I play in opposition to him.
“I always hope for the becoming for all the pieces he has executed, in explain to provide something special.”
Meanwhile, Nadal spoke of his achievements at the French Commence earlier than the closing.
Rafael Nadal is asking a 12th French Commence title(Image: GETTY)
“I have won 11 for the moment and it’s miles a extraordinarily refined number to compare,” he acknowledged.
“It be famous to provide many elements but after I have executed it, I am a usual particular person, because even yet another particular person will derive it.
“It be a extraordinarily long bustle, it’s miles a extraordinarily long bustle, the records are there to fight and after they fight, our sport is talked about and promoted and that’s the explanation always right.”