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Djokovic v Nadal: The Complete Rivalry

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal met for a record 58th time in their ATP Head2Head series on Friday in the Roland Garros semi-finals. Djokovic trailed his great rival 1-7 on the Parisian clay, but he found his best tennis to defeat Nadal in a memorable four-setter to reach the championship

Key Stats: Why Rafa Must Bust Novak’s Break Point Brilliance…

Who will win the high-pressure points in the blockbuster semi-final showdown at Roland Garros on Friday between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal? That could prove critical in deciding who reaches the final. And if their play in Paris leading into the last four carries into this clash, Djokovic might have

Preview: With High Stakes, Expect High Drama In Djokovic-Nadal SF

Playing Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros is unlike any challenge in sports. The Spaniard is as comfortable on Court Philippe-Chatrier as Michael Phelps is swimming in a pool. So dominant is the legendary lefty on the Parisian terre battue that winning a set against him has been a major accomplishment.

Djokovic & Nadal’s Roland Garros Rivalry

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have battled more times in their ATP Head2Head rivalry than any players in history. On Friday, they will meet for the ninth time at Roland Garros. Nadal has dominated the clay-court Grand Slam throughout his career, tallying a jaw-dropping 105-2 record. But one of the two

What Has Djokovic Done Better Than Nadal At Roland Garros?

Through four rounds at Roland Garros, tournament favourites, 13-time champion Rafael Nadal and World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, have played hundreds of points. Statistically, very little has separated them. Nadal’s clear advantage is that he has not lost a set. Only three of the Spaniard’s 12 sets have gone further than

Mic Drop: Roger, Rafa Delight Fans With These 9 Words…

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have made careers out of carving up their opponents with their sudden impact ‘Serve +1’ patterns. Similarly, they can get a rise out of fans with just a handful of words. At the 2017 Rolex Shanghai Masters, after a hard-fought final, they raised the roof

Nadal, Federer Give Graduates Secrets To Success

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer sprung a special surprise on 34 Rafa Nadal International School students at their graduation Tuesday. The superstars imparted life lessons the kids won't soon forget, with Federer revealing how he feels the legendary rivals have stood apart from the rest of the ATP Tour. “Never forget

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