Again, Rafael Nadal cruises past opponent, grabs last 16 Wimbledon spot

July 2, 2022 Eurosport 0

Rafael Nadal turned on the style as he cruised into the last 16 of Wimbledon with a 6-1 6-2 6-4 victory over Lorenzo Sonego on Centre Court. After slightly underwhelming performances in previous rounds this tournament – against Francisco Cerundolo and Ricardas Berankis respectively – Nadal was back to his brilliant best, dominating his opponent with an energetic and almost Read More

Australian Open: Nadal in final battle vs Medvedev

January 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

Rafael Nadal moved one win away from a record 21st Grand Slam men’s title after a dominant start enabled him to beat Italy’s Matteo Berrettini in the Australian Open semi-finals. Seventh seed Berrettini eventually turned the match into a contest, but Nadal completed a 6-3 6-2 3-6 6-3 win. The 35-year-old Spaniard is level on 20 major titles with long-time Read More

[Breaking] Australian Open: Rafael Nadal zooms into semi-final

January 25, 2022 BBC 0

Rafael Nadal again showed the immense fight which has characterised his career as he overcame physical issues to beat Canada’s Denis Shapovalov and reach the Australian Open semi-finals. Spanish sixth seed Nadal won 6-3 6-4 4-6 3-6 6-3, despite struggling physically in the fourth set. Nadal, whose only title in Melbourne Park came in 2009, needed medication for what seemed Read More