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Last Updated: Sunday, 5 June 2005, 13:05 GMT 14:05 UK
French Open men's final

 Mariano Puerta and Rafael Nadal

Unseeded Argentine Mariano Puerta faces Spanish star Rafael Nadal in the French Open final

Rafael Nadal starts the final well

Nadal starts the stronger and breaks his opponent in the opening game of the final

 Mariano Puerta  gets help for a thigh problem

Puerta needs to take an injury break after the fourth game as his right thigh appears to be troubling him

 Mariano Puerta  bounces back from ijnury to take the first set tie-break

However, Puerta breaks his opponent after his injury scare and wins an exciting first set tie-break 8-6

Rafael Nadal takes the second set to level the final

A determined Nadal plays some strong shots in the second set and takes it 6-3 after breaking Puerta in game four

Mariano Puerta looks depressed during the third set

Puerta seems to be tiring quickly and as a result the third set is very one-sided

Rafael Nadal celebrates a point as he wins the third set

Nadal takes control of the game and wins the third set 6-1 after breaking Puerta three times

Mariano Puerta dives to return a shot

Puerta finds fresh resolve in the fourth and plays some great shots as he starts to put Nadal under pressure once again

Nadal celbrates as he wins the French Open

But Nadal comes from a break down to win the last three games in a row and seal a 6-7 6-3 6-1 7-5 win



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