Gallery: How the men’s final unfolded at the 2018 French Open

Here is a pictorial of the 2018 French Open final between defending champion Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem.

A fly over got us underway at Roland Garros.

Your two finalists.

Nadal came out charging.

Thiem was sliding all over the place early on.

Here’s your cape, King of Clay.

Thiem was left frustrated.

Nadal was getting to everything.

That winning feeling.

And the view from the front.

Trophy time.

It’s mine, all mine.