Rafael Nadal shakes Fabio Fognini
PARIS -- For the third time in three matches at this year's French Open, Rafael Nadal hardly looked himself for a set.
Unlike in the first two rounds, Nadal won his opening set Saturday, albeit barely. The takeaway, even after another victory, was the same: The owner of a record seven titles at Roland Garros is not the dominant force he usually is at the clay-court tournament.
"If I want to have any chance," Nadal acknowledged after beating 27th-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy ...
Read full story
French Open 2013
With Rafael Nadal's eighth French Open title, he's now set a new standard. Greg Garber »