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
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 witnessed the highest no of the audience ever recorded in a tennis match with over 50k supporters.Feb 08, 2020, 11:48 AM IST
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
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
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
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
World number one Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev proceed to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.Jan 27, 2020, 18:02 PM IST
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Djokovic will compete for a record-extending eighth Australian Open 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.
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
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