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PARIS - JUNE 08: Rafael Nadal of Spain bites the trophy following his victory during the Men's Singles Final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day fifteen of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 8, 2008 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2008 French Open title

Beat Roger Federer of Switzerland

Rafael Nadal's eight French Open titles

June 9, 2013

Rafael Nadal is now in a class of his own in tennis history

after winning his eighth French Open title on Sunday at Roland Garros,

becoming the only man in tennis history to win the same Grand Slam eight

Shane Bacon