The Djokovic–Nadal rivalry is a modern-day tennis rivalry between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. The rivalry is the most prolific of the tennis Open Era. The two have faced each other 52 times with Djokovic leading 27–25. It is widely considered to be one of the greatest rivalries in tennis history by players, coaches, and pundits, and was listed as the third greatest rivalry in the last decade in 2009 by ATPworldtour.com despite its only starting in 2006.
Rafael Nadal hugs Novak Djokovic after the Serb beat him in the Wimbledon semi-finals in July. (Photo: Charlotte Wilson/Offside/Getty Images). With two tournaments to go, this week’s Rolex Paris Masters followed by the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals in London, Nadal holds the No. 1 spot by 215 points. But with the Spaniard having earned 180 points in Paris last year, which drop off the computer next Monday, that lead is effectively just 35 points.
Novak Djokovic is currently ranked World No. 2 in the ATP rankings and Rafael Nadal is ranked 1st. Nadal also has a slightly better head-to-head record against Djokovic, having won 23 of their 42 matches. Djokovic defeated Nadal in all 6 matches they played in 2011. Nadal defeated Djokovic in 3 of their 4 encounters in 2012. In 2013 they were evenly matched, with 3 wins each. Djokovic defeated Nadal in the first two encounters in 2014 but Nadal won their third match of the year, the 2014 French Open finals. Nadal is left-handed while Djokovic is right-handed. Comparison chart. Novak Djokovic v
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Djokovic leads head-to-head 26-25; Previous two Wimbledon contests shared. By Mathieu Wood. Last Updated: 13/07/18 8:58pm. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will renew one of tennis’ standout rivalries when the pair meet in the Wimbledon semi-finals on Friday. While Nadal has shared the last six Grand Slam titles with Roger Federer, the Spaniard's struggles over the past eight years at the grass court Grand Slam are well known. Djokovic, finalist at the Queen's Club last month, is returning to the heights expected of the Serb and on target for a first major victory since completing the career Grand Slam at Roland Garros in 2016. Both have impressed on their respective paths to the last four of the tournament. Nadal, seeded second, prevailed in a five-set battle of attrition against Juan Martin del Potro to reach his first Wimbledon semi-fi
Novak Djokovic reaches his first Wimbledon final since 2015 with an epic five-set win over Rafael Nadal in their delayed semi-final. This was Nadal and Djokovic's 52nd meeting - more than any other two men in the Open era - and the pair did not disappoint as they finally resumed their long-standing rivalry on the Grand Slam stage. With 29 major titles between them, two of the game's all-time greats had not faced each other this deep in a major since the 2014 French Open final. Starting under the Centre Court floodlights, finishing after an overnight break and packed with quality and drama throughout, it was a match befitting a final never mind a semi-final. Nadal missed five break points in the decider and was eve
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have excelled in 2013, and arrive at next week’s ATP Barclays Tour Finals in London with one of them hoping to defend the title and the other wanting to break his duck. Here we take a look at their O2 chances… and we’re not quite ruling out Roger Federer either. Novaks’ consistency personified… Again. For Novak Djokovic, it says much about his amazing 2011 and 2012 that this year almost feels ordinary. In truth, it’s still been another wonderfully consistent 12 months for the Serbian. He started the year in grand fashion by beating Andy Murray, who is missing th
Head to head. In their eight meetings, Serena Williams (six wins) has the edge over Angelique Kerber, and crucially, the American has not lost to her on grass. Jack Watson. Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are back on Centre Court and are getting ready to continue their semi-final to win a place in tomorrow's show-piece match against Kevin Anderson. Jack Watson. 26 August 2018 00:44. 2018-07-14T12:16:57.370Z. Djokovic 6-4 3-6 7-6 (11-9) Nadal*. And they're off! Nadal eventually removes a butterfly and gets the fourth set underway. The duo exchange brutal rallies with Djokovic attacking the net and forcing Nadal to move around a fair bit, but the Spaniard looked good with some strong shots from behind the baseline. Djokovic is in fighting mood and forces
RAFAEL Nadal takes on Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open semi-final today, but when will the pair head onto the court? Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic meet for the 51st time. Djokovic had to battle against Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals on Friday but eventually came back to win 2-6, 6-1, 6-3. Rafael Nadal had earlier beaten Fabio Fognini 4-6 6-1 6-2 to reach the last four. And the Spaniard has admitted that he doesn’t want to play Djokovic despite his phenomenal clay record. "To be honest, I prefer not to play against [Djokovic],” Nadal said. “He is one of the best in history, no doubt. “I am not like those [players] who say 'yes, I want to measure myself with him’. "If I have to face him,
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic played at a very high level during all the three sets played on Friday night before the match got suspended. The third set tie-break was definitely a mix of big emotions and shots. Without any doubt, the 5-all point will stay in fans' mind for a lot of time: Rafa hit an amazing backhand, Novak still managed to get the ball back and then Nadal hit a crazy drop shot winner. Djokovic won the tie-break 11 points to 9 and leads two sets to one.
A fatless and notably tall-headed man going by the name “Novak Djokovic” spent a lot of his time on tennis courts over the last 18-odd months, and succeeded even in being granted entry to some important professional tournaments. There he beat some solid tennis players, even though, off the court, his emotional world seemed to be disintegrating. Mostly this Novak Djokovic spent a lot of time running around and bonking a ball into the safe middle of the court. He physically resembled the Novak Djokovic who dominated the sport just two years ago, but played like a man who faintly remembered how t