Wimbledon will be complicated, says Rafael Nadal

Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with the trophy after winning his tenth French Open title against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris Sunday June 11

Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with the trophy after winning his tenth French Open title against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris Sunday June 11

On a warm Sunday in Paris, just ideal for the Spaniard, Nadal played near flawless tennis trouncing former champion Stan Warwinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to win his 15th career Grand Slam.

Rafael Nadal on Sunday came out with a stunning display against Stan Wawrinka and defeated the Swiss in straight sets to won the Men's Singles title for a magical 10th time, achieving "La Decima" and reaffirming his status as the greatest clay-courter of all time. And he stays ideal in French Open finals at 10-0 (20-0 when he makes the French semifinals). "That's the reality", said Nadal.

Here, we pick out five things we learned from the tournament. "I just won the most important event of the year for me, so that's the only thing that matters today", Nadal said as quoted by Tennis World USA.

"I had tough times previous year so it's great to have big success again".

A 10th French Open title.

First game of the third set and Nadal broke again as Wawrinka suffered further damage.

Nadal was joined on the presentation by his uncle Toni, his coach since boyhood, who is stepping down at the end of the year.

"It's a while since I didn't play a very good Wimbledon".

"So if you have no doubts probably is because you are too arrogant".

In an effort to extend his career, Federer opted to skip the European claycourt swing this season to prepare for the grass and Wimbledon, which he has won seven times, most recently in 2012. But sometimes these moments change everything, no? Then starts the match to become a little bit more normal match, no?

"I'm not the first - and not the last to lose against him on clay", said the runner-up. "So was a lot of nerves out there". He won all 12 service games, made a mere 12 unforced errors and won 94 total points to Wawrinka's 57. "Andy Murray at his best will give him a great run but if Rafa comes up and starts whipping the balls all over the place like he has here, he'll be really unsafe".

Rafa's better serving has been a boon all year and Sunday he dropped just seven points on his first serve while winning 65% of his second. The Spaniard won 65 per cent (15-23) of his second serve points against Wawrinka.

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The 40-year-old, who won his only grand slam title in 2008, is in awe of Nadal's achievements. "Because I need to feel strong, low and powerful legs to play well in Wimbledon".

This was arguably Nadal's most dominant performance at Roland Garros.

"I love grass, everybody knows".

"When you play against them, you have to go for your shots and you shouldn't think too much".

"I am really happy to win here".

"He's playing the best he's ever played".

Nadal was forced to pull out of last year's French Open - the tournament he cherishes most - after potential career-threatening damage to his left wrist tendons.

He is back within three Grand Slam titles of Roger Federer - both clearly have the power to add to their tally - and the world number one position could be his by the end of Wimbledon.

The Swiss had no doubt about Nadal's level, saying: "For sure he's playing the best he's ever played". That's for sure. But not only here.

"I didn't really think I'd have such a long career and win so many tournaments".

Roger Federer, who claimed his record 18th major title by beating Nadal in the Australian Open final in January, will be back in action after taking the clay-court portion of the season off. Novak Djokovic will try to get back on track after going through four Grand Slam tournaments without successfully defending any of the titles he won a year prior.

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