In the second round of the hard court tournament held in Paris, the capital of France, 1st seeded Spanish Nadal met his citizen Lopez, who ranks 64th in the world ranking.
Nadal, who lost the first set by 6-4, left the field 2-1 with 7-6 and 6-4 sets, although it was difficult against her opponent.
4. He became a tennis player
Nadal, whose best time in the tournament was the final in 2007, got his name written in the third round. The Spanish racket, who won his first professional career win in 2002 at the ATP tournament in Mallorca, won the 1000th singles match with this result.
34-year-old Nadal became the 4th tennis player in the open period after Jimmy Connors (1274), Roger Federer (1242) and Ivan Lendl (1068)