Nadal draining all the suspense

Updated: June 8, 2012, 3:07 PM ET
By Howard Bryant | ESPN.com

PARIS -- Over the past two weeks, the speculation of Rafael Nadal's dominance at Roland Garros turned as the tournament progressed into hard prediction. On Friday, Nadal transformed prediction into fact.

That Nadal finished David Ferrer 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 was impressive and often breathtaking. That he hasn't dropped a set during the French Open is frightening in a best-three-of-five tournament. That he is 51-1 in his career at Roland Garros and has a chance to earn his record-breaking seventh ...

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