Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal tops Taylor Fritz to win Acapulco title

Nadal survived 10 aces from Fritz and broke the service three times to outperform the 22-year-old American.

Mar 01, 2020, 16:06 PM IST

Rafael Nadal feels at home in Acapulco as he returns to action

Nadal will have the chance to claim the top spot back on Monday if he wins his third title in Acapulco and Djokovic fails to reach the semi-finals of the Dubai Tennis Championships.

Feb 25, 2020, 15:42 PM IST

Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal charity match draws over 50k spectators

Roger Federer Vs Rafael Nadal witnessed the highest no of the audience ever recorded in a tennis match with over 50k supporters.

Feb 08, 2020, 11:48 AM IST

Tennis news: Playing in South Africa will be special, says Roger Federer

Ahead of the exhibition match against Rafael Nadal, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer has said that playing a match in South Africa will be special for him as it is his first time playing in the country. The arch-rivals Federer and Nadal will take on each other on Friday and the match is the sixth installment of exhibition games for Federer`s foundation.

Feb 06, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

Australian Open Final, Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem: As it happened

With the win, Djokovic has successfully also defended his title and clinched a record-extending eighth Grand Slam crown at Melbourne Park. 

Feb 02, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

Novak Djokovic faces Dominic Thiem challenge for 8th Australian Open title

Djokovic, on the other hand, will look to join Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer as the third man in history to seal a Grand Slam at least eight times.

Feb 01, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

Rafael Nadal stunned by Dominic Thiem in quarter-final of Australian Open

The Austrian will now lock horns with Alexander Zeverer for a place in the summit showdown of the tournament.

Jan 29, 2020, 18:50 PM IST

Rafael Nadal, Alexander Zverev reach Australian Open last eight

World number one Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev proceed to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Jan 27, 2020, 18:02 PM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal sees off Pablo Carreno Busta to reach fourth round

Nadal will now lock horns with the winner of another fourth-round clash between Nick Kyrgios and Russia's Karen Khachanov.

Jan 25, 2020, 13:27 PM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal not focused on Roger Federer's Grand Slam record

Nadal hammering unseeded Bolivian Hugo Dellien 6-2, 6-3, 6-0 in the opening round of the Australian Open at a sunbathed Rod Laver Arena.

Jan 21, 2020, 15:31 PM IST

Novak Djokovic, Ashleigh Barty march into second round of Australia Open

Djokovic will now square off with either Tatsuma Ito of Japan or India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran in the second round. 

Jan 20, 2020, 20:16 PM IST

Roger Federer drawn into Novak Djokovic's half at Australian Open

Meanwhile, possible threats to world No. 1 Rafael Nadal in the top half of the men's singles draw include local favourite Nick Kyrgios, Austrian Dominic Thiem and Russian Daniil Medvedev.

Jan 17, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

ATP Cup: Djokovic beats Nadal to keep Serbia alive in final

Djokovic has created the blueprint to beat the Spaniard on hardcourts, although he is one of the very few players good enough to follow the instructions.

Jan 12, 2020, 19:05 PM IST

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal rally for merger of ATP Cup and Davis Cup

The ATP Cup will feature 24 nations contesting in Perth, Brisbane and Sydney over 10 days for the first time and will give the top men`s players a solid platform to prepare for the Australian Open.

Jan 03, 2020, 10:31 AM IST

I can't stop them: Roger Federer on Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal breaking his Grand Slam record

While top-ranked Nadal has 19 Grand Slam titles to his name, Djokovic is currently four titles short of Federer's record. 

Dec 26, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

Rafael Nadal edges Stephen Tsitsipas in Abu Dhabi final

The match between two players, who will be among the shortlist of favourites at next month's Australian Open, fully lived up to the expectations.

Dec 22, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal confirm participation

Djokovic will compete for a record-extending eighth Australian Open title. 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:22 PM IST

Rafael Nadal-led Spain beat Canada to clinch 6th Davis Cup title

Spain, who had been forced to dig deep to win 2-1 against Britain, defeated Canada 2-0 as Nadal defeated Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 7-6(7) in the Caja Magica on Sunday.

Nov 25, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

Davis Cup Finals: Rafael Nadal leads Spain to semis, Serbia crash out

Nadal tallied a singles win and partnered with Marcel Granollers to a doubles victory in the country`s 2-1 triumph against Argentina.

Nov 23, 2019, 09:19 AM IST

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray win at Davis Cup Finals

On Wednesday, Djokovic beat Yoshihito Nishioka 6-1, 6-2 to clinch the win after Filip Krajinovic beat Yuichi Sugita 6-2, 6-4.

Nov 21, 2019, 09:55 AM IST