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The Spaniard from the Balearic Islands has more than made his mark at Roland Garros, beating his own record of most ever wins of a Grand Slam title.

Record numbers of titles

Men

Combined total:

Rafael Nadal, 9 titles (singles: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014).
Henri Cochet, 9 titles (singles: 1926, 1928, 1930, 1932; doubles: 1927, 1930, 1932; mixed doubles: 1928, 1929).

Singles:

Rafael Nadal, 9 titles (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014).
Björn Borg, 6 titles (1974, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981).
Henri Cochet, 4 titles (1926, 1928, 1930, 1932).
René Lacoste (1925, 1927, 1929), Ivan Lendl (1984, 1986, 1987), Mats Wilander (1982, 1985, 1988) and Gustavo Kuerten (1997, 2000, 2001), 3 titles.

Consecutive singles titles:

Rafael Nadal (2010-2014), 5 titles
Björn Borg (1978-1981), Rafael Nadal (2005-2008), 4 titles.

Doubles: Roy Emerson, 6 titles (1960-1965).

Women 

Combined total:

Margaret Smith-Court, 13 titles (singles: 1962, 1964, 1969, 1970, 1973; doubles: 1964, 1965, 1966, 1973; mixed doubles: 1963, 1964, 1965, 1969).

Singles:

Chris Evert 7 titles (1974, 1975, 1979, 1980, 1983, 1985, 1986).
Stefanie Graf, 6 titles (1987, 1988, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1999).

Consecutive singles titles:

Helen Wills-Moody (1928-30), Hilde Sperling (1935-37), Monica Seles (1990-92) and Justine Henin (2005-07), 3 titles.

Doubles:

Martina Navratilova, 7 titles (1975-1982-1984-1985-1986-1987-1988).

Mixed

Men:

Ken Fletcher (1963, 1964, 1965) and Jean-Claude Barclay (1968, 1971, 1973), 3 titles.

Women:

Margaret Smith-Court (1963, 1964, 1965, 1969), 3 titles.

Pairs:

Margaret Smith-Court and Ken Fletcher (1963, 1964, 1965); Françoise Dürr and Jean-Claude Barclay (1968, 1971, 1973), 3 titles.

Youngest singles title winners

Men 

Michael Chang (1989): 17 years and 3 months.
Mats Wilander (1982): 17 years and 9 months.
Björn Borg (1974): 18 years.
Ken Rosewall (1953): 18 years and 7 months.
Rafael Nadal (2005): 19 years.

Women

Monica Seles (1990): 16 years and 6 months.
Arantxa Sanchez (1989): 17 years and 5 months.
Stefanie Graf (1987): 17 years and 11 months.
Christine Truman (1959): 18 years and 4 months.

Oldest singles title winners

Men

Andres Gimeno (1972): 34 years and 10 months.
Ken Rosewall (1968): 33 years and 7 months.
Frank Parker (1949): 33 years and 4 months.

Women

Zsuzsa Kormoczy (1958): 33 years and 9 months.
Serena Williams (2015) : 33 years and 8 months.
Serena Williams (2013) : 31 years and 8 months.
Nelly Adamson-Landry (1948): 31 years and 6 months.
Chris Evert (1986): 31 years and 5 months.

Winners who did not lose a set

Men

3: Ilie Nastase (1973, first two rounds being best-of-three sets), Björn Borg (1978, 1980) and Rafael Nadal (2008, 2010).

Women

13: Helen Wills-Moody (1928, 1929, 1930, 1932), Hilde Sperling (1935, 1936, 1937), Suzanne Lenglen (1925, 1926), Justine Henin (2006, 2007), Simonne Mathieu (1938), Margaret Osborne-DuPont (1949), Doris Hart (1952), Maureen Connolly (1954), Evonne Goolagong (1971), Billie Jean King (1972), Chris Evert (1974), Steffi Graf (1988) and Arantxa Sanchez (1994).

Winners who saved a match point

Men

Six: René Lacoste (1927, 2 in the final versus William Tilden), Gottfried von Cramm (1934, 1 in the final versus Jack Crawford), Rod Laver (1962, 1 in the quarter-final versus Martin Mulligan), Adriano Panatta (1976, 1 in the first round versus Pavel Hutka), Gustavo Kuerten (2001, 1 in the round of 16 versus Michael Russell) and Gaston Gaudio (2004, 2 in the final versus Guillermo Coria).

Women

Four: Margaret Osborne-DuPont (1946, 2 in the final versus Pauline Betz), Margaret Smith-Court (1962, 1 in the final versus Lesley Turner), Anastasia Myskina (2004, 1 in the round of 16 versus Svetlana Kuznetsova) and Justine Henin (2005, 2 in the round of 16 versus Svetlana Kuznetsova).

Left-handed winners

Men

Nine champions who won a total of 19 titles: Marcel Bernard (1946), Jaroslav Drobny (1951, 1952), Mervyn Rose (1958), Rod Laver (1962, 1969), Tony Roche (1966), Guillermo Vilas (1977), Andres Gomez (1990), Thomas Muster (1995), Rafael Nadal (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014).

Women

Five champions who won a total of ten titles: Margaret Scriven (1933, 1934), Nelly Adamson-Landry (1948), Ann Haydon-Jones (1961, 1966), Martina Navratilova (1982, 1984), Monica Seles (1990, 1991, 1992).

Unseeded winners

Men

Four: Marcel Bernard (1946), Mats Wilander (1982), Gustavo Kuerten (1997), Gaston Gaudio (2004).

Women

One: Margaret Scriven (1933).

Lowest-ranked winners

Men

Prior to the Open era: Marcel Bernard (1946).
In the Open era: Gustavo Kuerten (1997): No.66

Women

Prior to the Open era: Margaret Scriven (1933).
In the Open era: Francesca Schiavone (2010): No.17

Junior winners who went on to win the senior title

Men

Ken Rosewall (juniors: 1952; main draw: 1953 and 1968).
Roy Emerson (juniors: 1954; main draw: 1963 and 1967).
Andres Gimeno (juniors: 1955; main draw: 1972).
Ivan Lendl (juniors: 1978; main draw: 1984, 1986, 1987).
Mats Wilander (juniors: 1981; main draw: 1982, 1985, 1988).
Stan Wawrinka (juniors: 2003; main draw: 2015) 

Women

Françoise Dürr (juniors: 1960; main draw: 1967).
Mima Jausovec (juniors: 1973; main draw: 1977).
Hana Mandlikova (juniors: 1978; main draw: 1981).
Jennifer Capriati (juniors: 1989; main draw: 2001).
Justine Henin (juniors: 1997; main draw: 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2007).

Finals featuring the top two seeds

Men

There have been 16 finals featuring the top two seeds. The No.2 seed has won on nine occasions, the No.1 seed just seven.

1928: Henri Cochet (2) def. René Lacoste (1).
1930: Henri Cochet (1) def. William Tilden (2).
1933: Jack Crawford (2) def. Henri Cochet (1).
1935: Fred Perry (2) def. Gottfried Von Cramm (1).
1936: Gottfried Von Cramm (2) def. Perry (1).
1952: Jaroslav Drobny (1) def. Frank Sedgman (2).
1962: Rod Laver (1) def. Roy Emerson (2).
1967: Roy Emerson (1) def. Tony Roche (2).
1968: Ken Rosewall (2) def. Rod Laver (1).
1978: Björn Borg (1) def. Guillermo Vilas (2).
1984: Ivan Lendl (2) def. John McEnroe (1).
2006: Rafael Nadal (2) def. Roger Federer (1).
2007: Rafael Nadal (2) def. Roger Federer (1).
2008: Rafael Nadal (2) def. Roger Federer (1).
2012 : Rafael Nadal (2) def. Novak Djokovic (1).
2014: Rafael Nadal (1) def. Novak Djokovic (2).

Women

There have been 20 finals featuring the top two seeds, with the No.1 and No.2 seeds winning 10 each.

1925: Suzanne Lenglen (1) def. Kathleen McKane (2).
1934: Margaret Scriven (2) def. Helen Jacobs (1).
1936: Hilde Sperling (1) def. Simonne Mathieu (2).
1937: Hilde Sperling (1) def. Simonne Mathieu (2).
1946: Margaret Osborne-DuPont (2) def. Pauline Betz (1).
1952: Doris Hart (2) def. Shirley Fry (1).
1953: Maureen Connolly (1) def. Doris Hart (2).
1957: Shirley Bloomer (1) def. Dorothy Head (2).
1959: Christine Truman (2) def. Zsuzsa Kormoczy (1).
1964: Margaret Smith-Court (1) def. Maria Bueno (2).
1973: Margaret Smith-Court (1) def. Chris Evert (2).
1975: Chris Evert (1) def. Martina Navratilova (2).
1978: Virginia Ruzici (2) def. Mima Jausovec (1).
1984: Martina Navratilova (1) def. Chris Evert (2).
1985: Chris Evert (2) def. Martina Navratilova (1).
1986: Chris Evert (2) def. Martina Navratilova (1).
1987: Stefanie Graf (2) def. Martina Navratilova (1).
1990: Monica Seles (2) def. Stefanie Graf (1).
1992: Monica Seles (1) def. Stefanie Graf (2).
1995: Stefanie Graf (2) def. Arantxa Sanchez (1).
2013: Serena Williams (1) def. Maria Sharapova (2).

The top four seeds all semi-finalists (Open era)

Men

1984: John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl (winner), Jimmy Connors and Mats Wilander.
1985: John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl, Jimmy Connors and Mats Wilander (winner).
2006: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal (winner), David Nalbandian and Ivan Ljubicic.
2011: Rafael Nadal (winner), Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray.

Women

1992: Monica Seles (winner), Steffi Graf, Gabriela Sabatini and Arantxa Sanchez.

Earliest defeats for title-holders

Men

Andres Gimeno (1973, defeated by Guillermo Vilas), Gustavo Kuerten (1998, defeated by Marat Safin), Andre Agassi (2000, defeated by Karol Kucera) and Juan Carlos Ferrero (2004, defeated by Igor Andreev) all lost in the second round the year after winning the French Open.

Women

Anastasia Myskina (2005, defeated by Maria Sanchez Lorenzo) is the only title-holder to lose in the first round the following year.

The lowest-ranked finalists

Men

Andrei Medvedev (1999): No.100.

Women

Sara Errani (2012) : 24e

Number of titles by country

Men

Spain: 17 titles (first in 1961, most recent in 2014).
United States: 11 titles (first in 1938, most recent in 1999).
Australia: 11 titles (first in 1933, most recent in 1969).
Sweden: 10 titles (first in 1957, most recent in 1988).
France: 10 titles (first in 1925, most recent in 1983).

Women

United States: 29 titles (first in 1928, most recent in 2015).
Germany: 10 titles (first in 1931, most recent in 1999).

Come-backs from two-set deficits in the final

1946: Marcel Bernard def. Jaroslav Drobny 3-6, 2-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-3
1962: Rod Laver def. Roy Emerson 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 9-7, 6-2
1974: Björn Borg def. Manuel Orantes 2-6, 6-7, 6-0, 6-1, 6-1
1984: Ivan Lendl def. John McEnroe 3-6, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 7-5
1999: Andre Agassi def. Andrei Medvedev 1-6, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4
2004: Gaston Gaudio def. Guillermo Coria 0-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 8-6

Longest finals

Men

In games:

Pre-tie-break: René Lacoste def. William Tilden (1927), 61 games (6-4, 4-6, 5-7, 6-3, 11-9).
Post-tie-break (1973), Ivan Lendl def. John McEnroe (1984), 51 games (3-6, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 7-5).

In time:

Mats Wilander def. Guillermo Vilas (1982), 4 hours 42 minutes (1-6, 7-6, 6-0, 6-4).

Women

In games:

Pre-tie-break: Angela Mortimer def. Dorothy Knode (1955), 38 games (2-6, 7-5, 10-8).
Post-tie-break (1973), Stefanie Graf def. Arantxa Sanchez (1996), 40 games (6-3, 6-7, 10-8).

In time:

Stefanie Graf def. Arantxa Sanchez (1996), 3 hours 4 minutes (6-3, 6-7, 10-8).

Longest matches

Men

In games:

Pre-tie-break: Robert Mark def. Antal Jancso (first round, 1957), 83 games (13-15, 6-3, 6-8, 8-6 10-8).
Post-tie-break (since 1973): Paul-Henri Mathieu def. John Isner (second round, 2012), 76 games (6/7 6/4 6/4 3/6 18/16)

In time:

Fabrice Santoro def. Arnaud Clément (first round 2004), 6 hours 33 minutes (6-4, 6-3, 6-7, 3-6, 16-14).

Women

In games:

Pre-tie-break: Kerry Melville def. Pam Teeguarden (third round, 1972), 56 games (9-7, 4-6, 16-14).
Post-tie-break (since 1973): Kathy Jordan def. Ann Minter (first round, 1984), 46 games (7-5, 4-6, 13-11).

In time:

Virginie Buisson def. Noelle Van Lottum (first round, 1995), 4 hours 7 minutes (6-7, 7-5, 6-2).

Most matches played

Men

Roger Federer, 81 matches (65 wins, 16 defeats).

Women

Stefanie Graf, 94 matches (84 wins, 10 defeats).

Most matches won

Men

Rafael Nadal, 70 (for 72 matches played).

Women 

Stefanie Graf, 84 (for 94 matches played).

Consecutive wins

Men

Rafael Nadal, 39 wins from 2010 - 2015.

Women

Chris Evert, 29 wins from 1974 - 1981.

Consecutive sets won

Men

Björn Borg, 41 sets between 1979 - 1981.

Women

Helen Wills-Moody 40 sets between 1926 and 1932; Justine Henin, 40 sets between 2005 and 2010.

Most defeats in the final

Men

4, Roger Federer (2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, for 1 title, in 2009).

Women

6, Simonne Mathieu (1929, 1932, 1933, 1935, 1936, 1937, for 2 titles, in 1938 and 1939).

Most participations

Men

20, François Jauffret (1961-1980) and Fabrice Santoro (1989-2009).

Women

19, Andrée Varin (1934-1965)

Best performances by a qualifier

Men

One qualifier made it to the semi-finals: Filip Dewulf, in 1997.

Women

Nine qualifiers made it to the quarter-finals: Corinne Molesworth (1972), Katja Ebbinghaus (1972), Helga Masthoff (1978), Miroslava Bendlova (1978), Barbara Schwartz (1999), Marta Marrero (2000), Petra Mandula (2001), Carla Suarez Navarro (2008) and Yaroslava Shvedova (2012).

Best performances by a wild-card

Men

Henri Leconte (ranked No.200): semi-finalist in 1992.

Women

Mary Pierce (ranked No.132): quarter-finalist in 2002.

Best performances by a lucky loser

Men

Bernard Mignot (1976), Rolf Gehring (1977), Stanislav Birner (1978), David Goffin (2012): round of 16.

Women

Hana Strachonova (1980), Dana Gilbert (1982), Nicole Jagerman (1988): round of 16.