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Inspired Nadal fires Spain into Davis Cup final against Canada

11 November, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal fired hosts Spain into the Davis Cup final as he joined Feliciano Lopez to win a thrilling late-night doubles and seal a nail-biting 2-1 victory over Britain. The world number one, playing like a man possessed, sent a capacity crowd in the Magic Box wild as he almost single-handedly hauled … Read More

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Nadal edges closer to maiden Paris Masters title

11 November, 2019 11:49 am 11:49 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal edged closer to a maiden Paris Masters title as he ended local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s resilience in a 7-6(4) 6-1 victory to reach the semi-finals. The 19-times grand slam champion, who will take over from Novak Djokovic as world number one on Monday, faced no break points in a ruthless … Read More

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Nadal takes five-set US Open thriller for 19th Slam title

09 September, 2019 9:09 am 9:09 am

NEW YORK (AFP) – Rafael Nadal captured his 19th career Grand Slam title in thrilling fashion on Sunday by winning the US Open final, outlasting Russia´s Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 to seize his fourth crown in New York. The 33-year-old Spanish left-hander moved one shy of Roger Federer´s all-time men´s record 20 … Read More


US Open 2019: Nadal defeats Berrettini to face Medvedev in final

09 September, 2019 8:06 am 8:06 am

NEW YORK – Rafael Nadal reached the US Open final with a dogged straight-set win over Italian Matteo Berrettini. The Spanish second seed, 33, survived two set points in the opener before his class shone through in a 7-6 (8-6) 6-4 6-1 win at Flushing Meadows. Berrettini, 23, lost momentum after missing his chance but … Read More


Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal beats Dan Evans in Montreal

08 August, 2019 4:01 am 4:01 am

MONTREAL – British number two Dan Evans pushed Spanish great Rafael Nadal in their first meeting before going down in straight sets at the Rogers Cup. Evans, 29, lost 7-6 (8-6) 6-4 in a second-round match disrupted by rain in Montreal. Qualifier Evans could not convert two set points before losing the tight opener, Nadal … Read More

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No sweat for Nadal and Federer, Bertens pulls out

05 May, 2019 9:35 am 9:35 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through the French Open draw on Wednesday and Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the third round. Spaniard Nadal, the second seed, as for the second match running he dispatched a German qualifier named Yannick in brutal fashion. After beating Yannick … Read More

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Nadal pulls out with injury before Federer semi-final

03 March, 2019 9:55 am 9:55 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal withdrew from the Indian Wells tournament with a knee injury, shortly before his eagerly-awaited semi-final clash with great rival Roger Federer. Federer, bidding for his 101st career title and a record sixth Indian Wells crown, received a walkover into the final, where he will play Dominic Thiem, a 7-6(3) 6-7(3) … Read More

Nadal routs Paire to reach third round in Toronto

08 August, 2018 10:15 am 10:15 am

TORONTO (Reuters) – Rafael Nadal was made to wait before his second-round Rogers Cup match due to several rain delays but did his part to put the schedule back on track with a speedy 6-2 6-3 win over Frenchman Benoit Paire . World number one Nadal, who kicked off the evening session a little over … Read More