Rafael Nadal Went Into The Crowd To Hug Lakers centre Pau Gasol Immediately After Winning The French Open

Fellow Spaniards Rafael Nadal and Pau Gasol shared a tender moment after Rafa won the French Open today.

Who knew they were such close friends?

After Djokovic double-faulted to seal the match, Rafa hopped into the the crowd to hug his mother, father, coach, girlfriend, sister, and Pau Gasol.

rafael nadal hugs paul gasol at the french open

Photo: NBC Sports

Pau almost couldn’t let go.

rafael nadal hugs paul gasol at the french open

Photo: NBC Sports

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