The match was heading towards a fourth-set tiebreak but the number two seed set up a break point in the 12th game and Djokovic's dream ended with a double fault.
Nadal beats Djokovic to win record seventh French Open
Rafael Nadal of Spain holds the trophy during the ceremony after defeating Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their men's singles final match at the French Open Tennis Tournament at the Roland Garros Stadium in Paris on June 11, 2012. (Photo: Reuters)
June 11, 2012, Monday/ 15:20:00/ REUTERS