Rafael Nadal

Djokovic-Federer: This Wimbledon Final Was Like None Before It

LONDON, July 16, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Throughout the gentlemen’s singles final at the Wimbledon Championships Sunday, the margins were so small, the tension and excitement of a five-hour classic so great. It didn’t matter who won or lost. Novak […]

Nadal, Federer, Djokovic Advance On Manic Monday At Wimbledon

LONDON, July 8, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) Two-time former champion and third seed Rafael Nadal powered into the quarter-finals of The Championships at Wimbledon on Manic Monday. The Spaniard defeated Portugal’s Joao Sousa 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 in an hour and […]

Nadal Notches 50th Wimbledon Match Win

LONDON, July 4, 2019 Two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal faced a tough challenge when he met Nick Kyrgios in Thursday’s second-round match on Centre Court. In the pair’s first meeting at SW19 in 2014, a 19-year-old Kyrgios stunned then-World No. […]

Rafael Nadal: One Dozen Roland Garros Titles

PARIS, June 9, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) Spanish World No. 2 Rafael Nadal made it an even dozen of titles in Paris as he defeated Austria’s Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a riveting three-hour one-minute final on Sunday. […]

Nadal Beats Federer To Reach Final At Roland Garros

PARIS, June 7, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) Spaniard Rafael Nadal ended Roger Federer’s five-match winning streak against him, as he defeated the Swiss 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in two hours and 25 minutes in their semi-final at Roland Garros. Despite the […]

Nadal Defeats Goffin To Reach Fourth Round At Roland Garros

PARIS, May 31, 2019 Rafael Nadal cruised through the opening two rounds at Roland Garros, but the challenge stepped up a notch on Friday, with the 11-time Paris champion up against No. 27 seed David Goffin on Court Philippe Chatrier. […]