Rafael Nadal Parera (Catalan: [rəf(ə)ˈɛl nəˈðal pəˈɾeɾə], Spanish: [rafaˈel naˈðal paˈɾeɾa]; born 3 June 1986) is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently ranked world No. 2 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Nadal has won 17 Grand Slam singles titles, the second most in history for a male player, as well as a record 33 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles, 20 ATP World Tour 500 tournaments, and the 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles. In addition, Nadal has
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The Federer–Nadal rivalry is between professional tennis players, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, two of the greatest tennis players of all time. Their storied rivalry is among the greatest in tennis history. They have played each other 38 times, most recently in the final of the 2017 Shanghai Masters, with Nadal leading 23–15. Of these matches, 24 have been in finals with Nadal leading 14–10. Of their 12 meetings in majors, Nadal has won 9 of them. Nadal leads 5–0 at the French Open and 3–1 at the
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TennisLive.com » Rafael Nadal. All matches. Tennis ATP. Tennis WTA. Tennis Live Tournaments. All Tournaments. Name: Rafael Nadal Country: Spain Birthdate: 03.06.86, 32 years Height: 185 cm Weight: 85 kg Profi since: 2001 Left-handed ATP ranking: 2 TOP ranking's position: 1 (29.10.18, 7660 points) Points: 8320 Prize money: 103.251.975 $ Matches total: 1207 Win: 991 %: 82.1 %.
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2018 Rafael Nadal tennis season. The 2018 Rafael Nadal tennis season officially began on 15 January 2018, with the start of the Australian Open, and ended on 8 September 2018, with a loss at the semifinals of the US Open and subsequent injury. The season was largely shortened by the hip, knee, abdominal and ankle injuries Nadal suffered during the year. He played only nine tournaments, his lowest since 2002 (which was his first year on the ATP tour). However, the season still saw Nadal win five titles
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Halfway into the match, I thought that Nadal finally broke his duck. Federer, to everyone's surprise, found himself two sets to love down. Nadal was playing the best grass court tennis of his life. But once again, Federer found some of that grass court magic he carries with himself and mounted a charge. Two thrilling tiebreakers, two sets to Federer, game on. The sky started to darken as the final set began. more. Federer has been my favorite player ever since I got into the sport of tennis and his performance was just spectacular. I realize he lost, but that's because Nadal was a
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Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have played on clay, grass and hard courts. Their matches have decided the game's biggest trophies, and their most memorable affairs have incited Greatest Of All Time debates that will rage on for decades. Federer and Nadal have faced off 35 times during their FedEx ATP Head2Head rivalry. Twenty-two of those matches have come with a trophy on the line, and 19 of those 22 have decided a Big Title – a Grand Slam, an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event or the ATP Finals. The buildup and drama has always been primetime-television worthy between the two all-time gr
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Current list of matches: Federer v Nadal _ 2008 Wimbledon. Federer v Roddick _ 2009 Wimbledon. Federer v Djokovic _ 2014 Wimbledon. Federer v Nadal _ 2017 Australian Open. Federer v Djokovic _ 2009 US Open. Federer vs Kyrgios _ 2017 Miami. Federer v Djokovic _ 2011 Roland Garros. Nadal v Verdasco _ 2009 Australian Open (not HD). Federer v Djokovic _ 2015 Wimbledon. Nadal v Kyrgios _ 2014 Wimbledon. Laver Cup 2017 (all matches, Federer / Nadal Doubles in 60fps). Added (if not in list, refresh again later, currently uploading): Federer vs Goffin _ Basel 2017.
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All matches: Nadal, 23–11 All finals: Nadal, 14–7 Grand Slam matches: Nadal, 9–2 Australian Open: Nadal, 3–0 French Open: Nadal, 5–0 Wimbledon: Federer, 2–1 Grand Slam finals: Nadal, 6–2. With the much-anticipated final just around the corner, IBTimes had a look at Fedal's top five matches ever. No. 5: 2005 ATP Masters Series Miami Final. Federer came into this match on the back of a 21-game winning streak and looking to avenge Nadal for defeating him in the third round of the same competition just a year before. Whilst the youngest player to appear in the final of a Miami Masters was loo
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Defending champion Rafael Nadal shockingly was shut out in the first set of his US Open quarterfinal, before coming back to beat No. 9 seed Dominic Thiem in 4 hours, 49 minutes in a match that ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Nadal outlasts Thiem in US Open marathon. 154d. Kvitova testifies against suspect in knife attack. 12h. Tsonga, Berdych through at Open Sud de France. 15h ESPN. Wawrinka falls to Copil in Sofia first round.
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Rafael Nadal's five-set triumph over Grigor Dimitrov on Friday sealed the first Grand Slam final between two of the game's greatest ever players since the 2011 French Open final. Rafael Nadal (left) and Roger Federer first met in 2004 at the Miami Masters - their storied rivalry began with a victory for the Spaniard who was aged just 17. Roger Federer beat Stan Wawrinka in the semi-final to make his first Grand Slam final in years. Rafael Nadal came through a thrilling five-set match with Grigor Dimitrov on Friday. RELATED ARTICLES. Previous.
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But Nadal was ready. What else would he be? As Khachanov waited to walk on court, he glanced back and saw Rafa leaping up and down to get warmed up. When Khachanov looked across the net during the coin toss, he saw the same thing. No one is better at orchestrating a match—controlling its tempo—than Nadal. It serves the dual purpose of energizing the crowd and intimidating the opponent. If you’re a player and you see the other guy constantly jumping around while you’re just standing there, you might start to feel like a slacker by comparison. If you’re a fan, you never have to doubt that Rafa i
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Nadal-Djokovic Match Suspended at Wimbledon After Third Set. Reddit. Flipboard. The match will resume at 1 p.m. local time on Saturday, before the women’s final between Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber. At stake is a place in Sunday’s men’s final against the man who was partly at fault for keeping Nadal and Djokovic out there so late. Anderson’s win over John Isner lasted 6 ½ hours and went to 26-24 in the fifth set.
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Nadal leads the rivalry 23-11 overall, 6-2 in grand slam finals and 9-2 in all grand slam matches. At the Australian Open, he is a perfect 3-0, famously defeating Federer in five sets in the 2009 final. But Nadal cast aside past results. "We have not been there in that situation for a while, so that makes the match different," said Nadal. "I really don't think about what happened in the past. I think the player who plays better is going to be the winner."
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That gave Nadal a riveting 9-7 third-set tiebreak that helped propel the No. 1 seed to a 5-7, 7-5, 7-6, 7-6 victory in the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday. The match was every bit as tight and as tense as the score indicates. “It was a physical, demanding match,” Nadal said following the four-hour, 23-minute battle. “It was a mentally demanding match. That’s why we practice every day, to play these kind of matches in a great atmosphere in front of an amazing crowd. Yeah, very happy to be through.” Rafael Nadal (right) hugs Karen Khachanov.Getty Images.
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Relive BBC radio and text commentary as Rafael Nadal beat Grigor Dimitrov in five thrilling sets to reach the final. How Nadal won an epic Australian Open semi-final. 27 Jan 201727 Jan 2017. Live scores, results & BBC coverage.
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Rafael Nadal feels proud with his five-set win over the Austrian Dominic Thiem. The Spaniard prevailed 0-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-7, 7-6, and in press conference he analyzed how the match was. 'Very demanding in all aspects', Nadal admitted. 'A very tough start for me. After that first set, then the match became more normal. Tough match against a great opponent. Yeah, have been physical demanding because the conditions have been tough out there, too. Not crazy, but tough. And, yes, I played against a great opponent. He played a good match. Sorry for him, yeah. He's a top guy, being h
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A match that caused a lot of controversy due to the timing of Rafael Nadal’s medical time out. Either way, whether you think it impacted Del Potro enough to change the outcome of the match is a question we’ll never know the answer to, but what we do know is that the match we did have was a treat. Nadal coming off wins against Roger Federer and Tomas Berdych while Del Potro had just beaten Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic. There really wasn’t much to choose; the match on paper could have gone either way and that’s more or less how the match went.
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MELBOURNE, Australia — If Rafael Nadal wanted a fitness test in the first week of the Australian Open, he got one in his almost four-hour, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 victory over Diego Schwartzman on Sunday. No. 3-ranked Grigor Dimitrov did it tough, too, before advancing to the quarterfinals at the expense of the last Aussie in the draw. Dimitrov avenged a loss two weeks ago to Nick Kyrgios with a 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (4) win on Sunday night. He will next face Kyle Edmund, who reached his first Grand Slam quarterfinal with a 6-7 (4), 7-5, 6-2, 6-3 win over Andreas Seppi.
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Watch Rafael Nadal check on Tiger Woods's final round at the PGA Championship immediately following Rogers Cup victory. Things get even more complex when your life is sports, however. Just ask Rafael Nadal, who had to deal with a pesky Rogers Cup final interrupting Tiger's epic performance at Bellerive on Sunday.
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Nadal vs Anderson Final Preview: US Open 2017 has been pretty underwhelming as far as big names of men’s tennis are concerned. Murray and Djokovic withdrawing before the tournament begin and Roger Federer knocked out in quarterfinals in the hands of Martin Del Potro. Leaving Rafael Nadal cruising into the final and rightly so after he played some of his career best tennis at hard courts. However Nadal’s will go into the match as heavy favourite playing is fourth US open final and already have two to his name back in 2010 and 2013. Last time these two meet was back in Barcelona before French Open when Nadal ran out comfortable winner in straight sets.
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Rafael Nadal takes on Jack Sock at the Laver Cup. Sock receives advice from John McEnroe. Jack Sock in action on Day Two of the Laver Cup. High flying for the World, Jack Sock reaches for backhand overhead. The US Open champion takes the first set off Sock. Whipping his trademark forehand to all corners of the court. Team World cheers on Sock from the sidelines. Tension mounts as Sock levels the match. Rafael Nadal pushes all the way for victory. Nadal expresses his joy at winning Match 6 at the Laver Cup. Nadal leaps for joy after winning a tense third set tiebreaker.
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The match was played on Nadal’s 19th birthday, and he celebrated with a four-set win; as expected, his heavy topspin was even tougher for Federer to handle on clay than it had been on hard courts. Play began in a drizzle at 6 30 PM, and Federer tried to get it postponed. “But the match was high quality, and it was entertaining and exciting for both of us as well.” It was Federer’s first win over Nadal in six tries, and the first time the two legends had faced off in 21 months. They may not have been, as Federer implied, what they once were, but the spectacular shot-making by Federer, the cussed comeback by Nadal and the subtle strategic shifts by both men were still very much evident.
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Nadal: Then and Now. It's quite amazing how precise athletes get with language when they are caught out on the TUEs (see Wiggins, Bradley). March 2016: "I have been open all my careerI never tried to hide nothing that I did. I did [platelet-rich plasma], and then I did stem cells. The first time with PRP, it worked fantastic, and the second time it was bad.
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Set 1: Federer vs Nadal : 6-4 Rafael Nadal. Federer had always been successful in coming up with the big points in big matches. But from the beginning of this one, it was Nadal turning the tables on Federer. Nadal struck the first blow when he broke in the third game of the match to go up 2–1. Indian Tennis at the Olympics: All you need to Kno Indian Tennis has a considerable following, especially with Mirza, Bhupathi and Paes winning almost every Grand Slam that there is. Although it is lim What If Tennis Players Were Marvel Superheroes ! Tennis is one of the most widely followed sports on the planet.
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Amazing match against a great player and great guy! And thanks #newyork for the amazing atmosphere and support @usopen pic.twitter.com/DuT2N9YcPg. — Rafa Nadal (@RafaelNadal) 5 September 2018. US Open 2018 Nadal vs Thiem Full Match. TAGS. US Open 2018. US Open 2018 Full Match. US Open Full Match. SHARE. Facebook. Player 2, Watch Novak Djokovic vs Rafael Nadal high-quality 720p 2019 Australian Open full match video replay. Watch First round. Free Stream Replay.
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yes, nadal is 2-13 in GS matches now (13.33%). I just checked for federer. (after being down 2 sets to love in slams). he's 9-27 overall in slams (25%).
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Nadal beat Dominic Thiem in a nearly five-hour U.S. Open match. After dropping the first set, 6-0, in a lackadaisical performance, Nadal fought back throughout the 4-hour 49-minute match to ultimately win, 0-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5). When it was finally over after 2 a.m. ET on Wednesday morning, Nadal and Thiem, clearly exhausted, walked over to each other for a hug, some words and a touching moment of class and sportsmanship at the net. What an unbelievable match. pic.twitter.com/5RAA3S4wAO. — ESPN (@espn) September 5, 2018. Afterward, the No. 1 seed said, via the Associated Press: "I'm very sorry for Dominic," Nadal told a rowdy crowd
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Nadal won 79 matches, second only to Federer's 81. Nadal won the Golden Bagel Award for 2005, with eleven 6–0 sets during the year. Also, he earned the highest year-end ranking ever by a Spaniard and the ATP Most Improved Player of the Year award. 2006: Second French Open title. Nadal went on to play Federer in the final of the French Open. The first two sets of the match were hardly competitive, as the rivals traded 6–1 sets. Nadal won the third set easily and served for the match in the fourth set before Federer broke him and forced a tiebreaker. Nadal won the tiebreaker and became the first player to defeat Federer in a Grand Slam tournament final..
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Nadal is his friendly rival, but also the one player on the planet who’s had his number during his career, leading 23-11 in their head-to-head series and winning six of eight meetings in major finals. A win would have given Nadal his 15th Grand Slam, breaking a tie with Pete Sampras for No. 2 all time and putting him within striking distance of Federer’s 17. The hyperbole about this being a match that might decide the G.O.A.T. wasn’t hyperbole. (At least not complete hyperbole.) And even if Nadal did win but never caught Federer, his 7-2 lead in Grand Slam finals would be a major asterisk in t
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Rafael Nadal is no fan of the new ATP rule meant to speed up matches. In November the ATP cracked down on the time players are allowed to spend between points in an effort to speed up the game and provide more uniformity against the somewhat arbitrary nature of rule enforcement in the past. Repeated violations now come with relaxed penalties, but with much stricter enforcement. Nadal complained that the new ATP rule will make it much harder for players to sustain the long rallies that make the sport popular with its fans. He noted that after some of the 30-plus shot rallies in his career he and his opponent spent 30 to 40 seconds to recover.
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Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer in five sets to win his first Wimbledon title amid incredible drama on Centre Court. Nadal, 22, is the first man since Bjorn Borg in 1980 to win the French Open and Wimbledon titles back-to-back. Asked about the moment of victory, Nadal told BBC Sport: "It's impossible to explain what I felt in that moment but I'm very, very happy. "It is a dream to play on this court, my favourite tournament, but to win I never imagined." Federer, who made just one of 13 break points, said: "I tried everything, got a little late, but look, Rafa is a deserving champion, he just played fantastic. Interview: Rafael Nadal.
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Nadal lost just 36 matches on Clay in his entire carrier, 12 of them before he turned 19 years old. Here’s the list of people having beaten the ‘adult’ Nadal on Clay, and their record against him on Clay : Novak Djokovic (7 – 14), by far the most successful player against Nadal on Clay, still lost twice as many matches as he won. One of the 2 man to defeat Nadal at French Open. The only man the who defeated Nadal at all 4 major Clay tournaments : French Open (1), Rome (3), Monte-Carlo(2), Madrid (1). Dominic Thiem (3 - 6) (Madrid, Rome Masters and once in ATP 250). Roger Federer (2 – 13) (Madr
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This match with Nadal, we feel, could either help Djokovic regain his lost form and confidence or damage it further to stall any chances of its recovery during the clay season in the very least. Therefore, this match is as open as the view from the top of Mount Everest, so let’s all sit back and enjoy some thrilling rallies with inhuman stretches and gets and superhuman shot making abilities from the baseline. ← What’s up with Murray? Are Dominic, Nick and Sascha the future? →. 13 thoughts on “Nadal v/s Djokovic – Rivalry Unraveled”. Geeta Papanai. May 13, 2017 at 11:27 am. Permalink. Djokovic
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Nadal has established himself as Federer's archrival in the eyes of the public, and Federer seems to be conceding him the same respect. Story continues below advertisement. Story continues below advertisement. "I enjoy playing against him to some degree," Federer said, his coffee-bean brown eyes frank and direct. "I mean, it is always good to have a rival. Going up against Nadal "in a fair-play match in surroundings that are unbelievable like at Wimbledon or other tournaments, it is definitely a thrill for me," Federer said. Federer doesn't yet put Nadal in the category of Agassi or Pete Sampras. He admitted Sunday that he missed playing against the two formidable Americans.
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Nadal is next down to play at the Canadian Open on August 6. The world No 1 can extend his gap at the top of the world rankings with his first two hard court tournaments. Nadal was beaten by Denis Shapovalov in the third round last year so he will be keen to grab a greater share of the 1000 ATP points on offer. The Cincinnati Masters then kicks off the American tour, where Nadal reached the quarter-finals last time out before going on to win the US Open. Nadal lost to eventual winner Novak Djokovic (Image: GETTY). What is Rafael Nadal’s schedule? Toronto, Canada (August 6 – 12).
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Matches. Federer and Nadal played their first match in March 2004 at the third round of the Miami Masters. At the time Nadal was only 17 years old and ranked No. 34. He scored an upset win over Federer in straight sets. Their second match was in 2005, once again in Miami. Federer came from 2 sets behind to win in 5 sets. Their third encounter was two months later in the semifinals of the French Open. Nadal defeated Federer in 4 sets and went on to win the French Open. See full history on Wikipedia. Head-to-head tallies. Here are the head-to-head tallies for Federer and Nadal as of January 26,
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