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  1. HetTheGreaterer

    2020 Australian Open Round of 64 (2nd Round) :- [1] Rafael Nadal v/s [76] Federico Delbonis

    H2H :- 3:0 Nadal, all 3 meetings were lopsided. What do you think about this match?? Discuss. Vote. Stay tuned, stay connected, love tennis.
  2. HetTheGreaterer

    2020 Australian Open Round of 128 (1R) :- [1] Rafael Nadal v/s [72] Hugo Dellien

    H2H :- no data available What do you think about this match?
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    Match Stats/Report - Nadal vs Federer, Australian Open semi-finals, 2014

    Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 7-6(4), 6-3, 6-3 in the Australian Open semi-final, 2014 on hard court Nadal would go onto lose the final to Stan Wawrinka. He was the reigning US Open champion and would go onto win the French Open afterwards. For Federer, it was his 11th consecutive...
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    Duel Match Stats/Reports - Nadal vs Federer, Australian Open & Indian Wells semi-finals, 2012

    Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 6-7(5), 6-2, 7-6(5), 6-4 in the Australian Open semi-final, 2012 on hard court Nadal would go onto lose the final to Novak Djokovic - the 3rd Slam final in a row .The semi result saw Nadal reach his 4th successive Slam final and he would go onto add a...
  5. HetTheGreaterer

    Let's Assume you have a breakpoint, what would you like to do?

    Djokovic :- "Well I'd like to have my best chances on the return, stay focused and try to return my opponent's serve as deep as I can ; force him into uncomfortable positions, take control of the rally and hit a winner or force him into bleeding an error.... Nadal :- Dats ombellible no! Bery...
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    Duel Match Stats/Reports - Federer vs Nadal, Indian Wells fourth round & Miami final, 2017

    Roger Federer beat Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-3 in the Indian Wells fourth round (round of 16), 2017 on hard court Federer would go onto win a record equalling 5th title at the event, beating Stan Wawrinka in the final. He had recently beaten Nadal in the final of Australian Open, and would go onto do...
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    Match Stats/Report - Federer vs Nadal, Wimbledon final, 2006

    Roger Federer beat Rafael Nadal 6-0, 7-6(5), 6-7(2), 6-3 in the Wimbledon final, 2006 on grass The win gave Federer his 4th straight Wimbledon title and the match was the first of to date 4 meetings between the pair at the event and on grass. They would go onto play in the finals for the next...
  8. N

    Why are streaks important?

    I should begin the thread by stating outright that I’m a Nadal fan and hence biased towards appreciating his achievements over Federer and Djokovic. Recently, we have threads emphasising a player’s winning streaks over a particular surface/tournament/group of opponents. What confuses me is why...
  9. R

    Nadal coach says Rafa should be the favourite against Roger in best of 5 on every surface

    Francis Roig also thinks Federer would have retired some years ago if Nadal and Djokovic had not existed. Really long interview in spanish: https://juanmamunoz.com/francis-roig-nadal-favorito-federer/
  10. haqq777

    Prize Money Increase Over the Years

    (Graphic from FB Page of a non Sasha fan) :eek: Also, going back even further: The 1989 French Open winner's prize money was (This one I took myself watching the final) Will just leave it here for fellow tennis aficionados to ponder over.
  11. HetTheGreaterer

    Your realistic expectation from Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open 2020

    Fan biases aside, what does the inner tennis analyst inside you expect of the result Rafael Nadal is most likely to have when the 2020 AO, the 1st slam of the decade concludes? (Last year's AO :- Nadal lost the Final against Djokovic 3-6 2-6 3-6) Do vote in the poll. Discuss.
  12. megamind

    Nadal GOAT Argument: A Stat That's Not Talked About

    YES, another GOAT argument post. Looking at match win % (with minimum 200 matches). Nadal is the greatest of all time. Top 10 of all time Rank Country Name Winning Pct. Won Lost Played 1 ESP Rafael Nadal 83.19% 970 196 1166 2 SWE Bjorn Borg 83.03% 636 130 766 3 SRB Novak Djokovic...
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    Match Stats/Report - Federer vs Nadal, Madrid final, 2009

    Roger Federer beat Rafael Nadal 6-4, 6-4 in the Madrid final, 2009 on clay It was the first year the event was held on clay, having been shifted in the calendar to replace the Hamburg Masters. The win was Federer's to date 2nd and last over Nadal on clay, and he would go onto win his sole...
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    Match Stats/Report - Nadal vs Federer, French Open final, 2007

    Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the French Open final, 2007 on clay This was Nadal's 3rd French title. Federer had been on a non-calendar year Grand Slam, just as he had the previous year when he had also been thwarted by Nadal @krosero previously provided stats...
  15. Fiero425

    The Greatest Match Of Wimbledon?

    For years now all concerned from the media to players go to the rivalry of Roger Federer and Raphael Nadal as the greatest with their 2008 Wimbledon Final being labeled "The Greatest Match!" I just happened upon a tape with misc. clips of TV shows, movies, and the 2019 Wimbledon Final with...
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    Match Stats/Report - Nadal vs Federer, Year End Championship semi-final, 2013

    Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer 7-5, 6-3 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) semi-final, 2013 on indoor hard court in London, England The win was Nadal's to date only win over Federer indoors. He would go onto lose the final to Novak Djokovic, who had beaten Federer in the round...
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    Match Stats/Report - Federer vs Nadal, Year End Championship final, 2010

    Roger Federer beat Rafael Nadal 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) final, 2010 on indoor hard court in London, England The win gave Federer a record tying 5th title at the event and he would go onto claim a 6th the following year. In this edition, he recorded wins...
  18. E

    God Mode final of Big 3

    Federer: AO 2010 against Murray. Murray not playing bad, but federer just on another level Djokovic: AO 2019 against Nadal. His groundstrokes and return games were devastating. ** Nadal: RG 2008 against Federer. It was so brutal, unexplainable in words. ** **felt so bad while watching...
  19. GabeT

    Djokovic is doing just fine

    So one of the Big 3 loses and everyone goes nuts. The player's career is over! Over, I tell ya. So let's get a little perspective. Here's a surprising fact. Novak had the best season of the Big 3 at 32. Yes, Djokovic's results this year are better than what either Federer or Nadal accomplished...
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    Duel Match Stats/Reports - Nadal vs Djokovic & Federer vs Murray, Year End Championship round robins, 2010

    Rafael Nadal beat Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) round robin, 2010 on indoor hard court in London England Both would go onto qualify for the next stage - Nadal finishing first in the group unbeaten, Djokovic with a 2-1 record. Both would go onto lose to...
  21. HetTheGreaterer

    Should rafa fight now?

    Should he take risk? . Surely his worst surface & after that grindout.....
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    Match Stats/Report - Federer vs Djokovic, Year End Championship semi-final, 2010

    Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic 6-1, 6-4 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) semi-final, 2010 on indoor hard court in London England Federer would go onto beat Rafael Nadal in the final to claim a then record tying 5 title at the event. The following year, he would go onto add a...
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    Duel Match Stats/Report - Djokovic vs Federer & Djokovic vs Nadal, Year End Championship final & semi-final, 2015

    Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) final, 2015 on indoor hard court in London England It was Djokovic's 5th title at the event and record breaking 4th in a row. It capped a season where he won Australian Open, Wimbledon and US Open...
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    Match Stats/Report - Djokovic vs Nadal, Year End Championship final, 2013

    Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4 in the Year End Championship (World Tour Finals) final, 2013 on indoor hard court in London England Djokovic was the defending champion and would go onto win the next two editions to set a record of 4 titles in a row at the event. This was Nadal's 2nd...
  25. HetTheGreaterer

    Djokovic looking good

    Will take down Stefanos. This is shaping like Madrid & Rome 2019, with Rafa being replaced with novak.
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    What it was like to face a 17-year-old Rafael Nadal

    “Playing Nadal is like playing against someone with two forehands.” Check out what it was like to play against a 17-year-old Nadal by reading this article...
  27. Krish0608

    2020 is looking tasty

    -Mad Lad going on a mad run. Getting better and better with every tournament. -Tsitsipas having a phenomenal year, beating all the big 3 members in the same year. -Shapovalov winning his 1st title. -Zverev showing signs of life -Resurgence of Murray and Wawrinka. Boy, does 2020 look tasty or...
  28. REKX

    Thiem has the potential to dominate

    As a Federer and Nadal fan I feel very lucky to have watched these two who I rate as the two greatest of all time. It all culminated in the final of Wimbledon 2008 which was a match beyond anything, I mean compare the speed, shot making, intensity, timing etc of Wimbledon 2008 and Wimbledon 2019...
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