The victor of the French Open will be determined this weekend, with the womens' finals being scheduled for Saturday and the men's on Sunday.
Nadal won the second set in 53 minutes.
The top seed went 2-0 ahead in the second set as he wore Thiem down in lung-burning rallies, leaving the Austrian screaming in frustration.
Djokovic had also squandered three set points in the second set and failed to serve out the fourth in the ninth game after being 5-2 in front. The Austrian has improved on the return serves here to equalise the game. He already defeated great players, such as Djokovic and Goffin after being on the verge of elimination in the first round. The only reason it does not rank even higher in this list is that it was punctuated by several extraordinary errors by Djokovic, culminating in a shanked set-point that would have taken the match into a fifth set.
If there were any reason for a bit of intrigue entering Sunday's match, it was this: Thiem is the only person to beat Nadal on red clay over the past two seasons, doing so at Rome in May 2017 and at Madrid last month.
We picked up a victor in Friday's semi-final with Rafa Nadalcomprehensively thrashing Juan Martin Del Potro, to cover the -6.5 game handicap easily.
After Nadal held there for 5-4, Thiem basically handed over the next game - and the set - by making four mistakes in a row.
If Thiem's going to be able to overcome Nadal, beating the backhand is vital. He converted the second to make the score 2-1.
A dejected Nadal suffered a stunning loss against Robin Soderling at the French Open.
On a humid afternoon before a crowd peppered with celebrities from Zinedine Zidane to Hugh Grant he hardly showed signs of weakness, breaking immediately as his opponent got to grips with being in what was his first Grand Slam final. Nadal and Thiem have played nine times, all on clay, with elder winning six times.
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After Nadal held there for 5-4, Thiem basically handed over the next game - and the set - by making four mistakes in a row. Thiem broke back immediately as he continued to go for his shots, and he saw off a break point to hold for 2-2.
Rafael Nadal wins another French Open crown
Thiem , who is the only man to beat Nadal on clay over the past two seasons, appeared for his first Grand Slam final. Thiem defeated Nadal in Rome a year ago and was also victorious in the duo's latest match at the Madrid Open in May.
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