Rafael Nadal secures 11th French Open title
However, it was not all smooth sailing for Nadal on Sunday, as he started suffering cramps on his left hand in the third set. Nadal enjoyed a fast start to the encounter, winning the opening six points on his way to going 2-0 up in the first set.
There was exhaustion - and darkness. He knew everything about Brazil and Brazilian food, and had travelled all over the country.
And while Schroeder may not have known much about Bourdain beforehand, he realized the day Bourdain came to his restaurant that he was in the presence of a culinary superstar. I feel like I've stolen a vehicle - a really nice auto - and I keep looking in the rear-view mirror for flashing lights. At the time, Wang was in college and had no idea who Anthony Bourdain was, but he would never forgot him afterwards.
He was incredibly popular with his fans. It's an insignificant thing, it's a small thing, it's a hamburger, but it's not a good one. "He brought the world into our homes and inspired so many people to explore cultures and cities through their food".
"We were high all the time, sneaking off to the walk-in refrigerator at every opportunity to "conceptualise". And makes me very sad for him to have - to have a succumbed to that", Cooper said in the tribute. "To have a man of his stature rise up and befriend me, it meant a lot to me".
After Bourdain's death, Schonstein posted a photo of the chef dining at the restaurant, writing, "What a pleasure to have met you".
And he surprised her, too.
Eric and La Chambard hotel staff went to his room and unlocked the door to find the chef "unresponsive", as CNN reported. "He was nothing but kind and a gentleman".