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Novak Djokovic eliminates Rafael Nadal and advances to the final of Roland Garros
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Novak Djokovic eliminates Rafael Nadal and advances to the final of Roland Garros

The show was tremendous on the track and the stands did not want to miss it. "We will not leave, we will not leave!", the 5,000 authorized fans chanted, as the 23:00 curfew approached.As the players retired to the changing rooms, when the float was about to turn into a pumpkin, the public address system announced against all odds that, according to the French authorities, they could remain. It seemed difficult to evacuate. Applause and cheers in the stands, joy to continue watching the fantastic duel of the titans. "Merci Macron!" and let the show continue.Sounds La Marsellesa and the battle continues. Give and take. He started hitting the Spaniard, who snatched the service of the number 1, but his reaction was quick, he recovered it to the fourth and there his best version appeared,...
Rafael Nadal vs.  Novak Djokovic: follow the minute by minute of the 2021 Roland Garros semifinal
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Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic: follow the minute by minute of the 2021 Roland Garros semifinal

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Nadal multiplies his level to go to the semifinals of Roland Garros
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Nadal multiplies his level to go to the semifinals of Roland Garros

The 5000 spectators who filled the stands of the Philippe Chatrier Wednesday they had to rub their eyes a couple of times when they saw Diego Schwartzman win a set from Rafael Nadal, thus breaking the fantastic streak that the español on Roland Garros (36 sets added consecutively, since the 2019 final against Dominic Thiem). The Argentinian, very intelligent, brave and determined, he enjoyed an hour of dominance against the champion of 20 grand, but ended up eliminated for a very simple reason: to end Nadal on Paris something else is needed. When he was at his worst, when there was more concern on his bench, the Balearic they won nine games in a row (from 3-4 in the third heat to the end) and advanced 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 6-0 in 2h45m. On Friday, the champion of 20 majors wil...
Nadal was forceful and eliminated Schwartzman at Roland Garros
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Nadal was forceful and eliminated Schwartzman at Roland Garros

The Argentine tennis player Diego Schwartzman succumbed to the mastery of Rafael Nadal, who defeated him and eliminated him in the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam. The Spanish, 13 times winner of that contest and considered the best in history on brick dust, took the game 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 and 6-0.On the main court Philippe Chatrier, "Peque" Schwartzman, tenth in the ATP world rankings, could do little against Nadal (3), who will now face the winner of the cross between the Serbian in the semifinals. Novak Djokovic (1), top favorite for the title, and the Italian Matteo Berrettini (9), who will face no earlier than 15."Peque", winner in the previous rounds of the Taiwanese Yen Hsun Lu (680), Slovenian Aljaz Body (56) and the Germans Philipp Kohls...
Nadal celebrates his 35 years with victory against Richard Gasquet
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Nadal celebrates his 35 years with victory against Richard Gasquet

In that environment he perpetrated Nadal the sacrifice of Gasquet, his generation partner, the one with whom he began when they were both teenage promises, but who later did not follow in the wake of the Spanish.The execution pointed to historical when in less than half an hour Nadal scored a 6-0, the third against Gasquet, the 21st in his career in Grand Slam.The second had a similar tonic, 5-2 and set ball for the Spaniard, but Gasquet's pride woke up and the nap changed sides. More aggressive, the French shook the Spanish and reached the level of 5, at which point Nadal's alarm clock sounded to return things to their place.With that, Nadal he chained 30 consecutive sets against Gasquet, who no longer had morale for more. The Spaniard is the only one of the greats of the circuit that h...
King Nadal and the defense of his crown
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King Nadal and the defense of his crown

It is not the same as the statue. In recent years Rafael Nadal he has accumulated injuries and has lost hair. It does not matter, his gaze cannot hide his pride. It is not often that an athlete has an effigy when he is still in full activity. It is even stranger that he is still the top favorite of the tournament erected by the avant-garde monument. Your victory in Roland Garros pay less than two dollars. Incredible for someone who turns 34 next Thursday. Deserved, too.SUBSCRIBER CONTENT: Juan Reynoso: the testimonies from Mexico that recognize the leadership of the coach who made history with Cruz AzulThat is not the only reason why Nadal smiles. In all this clay season he has lost just twice. The first, before the "Lizard" Rublev, in Monte Carlo. The second against Zverev at ...
From the musketeers to Nadal: Roland Garros, the next appointment with history
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From the musketeers to Nadal: Roland Garros, the next appointment with history

The appointment with history is getting closer and closer. The next May 30 will begin the main draw of the 130th edition of Roland Garros, the tennis tournament par excellence on brick dust, the contest that was born in 1891 as Championship of France and that, since 1925, bears the name of the renowned WWII pilot. Killed in combat in 1918, he is remembered for having been the first man to cross the Mediterranean Sea By plane.The Cup of the Musketeers it has its own narrative. Davis Cup, the centenary and most prestigious team tournament, was a hinge in that historic construction: the French René Lacoste, Henri Cochet, Jacques Brugnon y Jean Borotra conquered the salad bowl in 1927, for the first time and against all odds, against the United States in Philadelphia.The regulations of those...
Nadal beat Djokovic and became the Rome Masters 1000 champion |  VIDEO
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Nadal beat Djokovic and became the Rome Masters 1000 champion | VIDEO

Rafael Nadal achieved his tenth title at the Rome Open by beating Novak Djokovic in the final this Sunday by 7-5, 1-6 and 6-3. In the 57th match between the two tennis players, the sixth in the final of the Roman tournament, the Mallorcan ended up winning to add 36 titles in Masters 1000 tournaments, equaling the Serbian's record.It was almost three hours of hard battle between two of the great stars of the men's tennis circuit, in which, after a very close first set, which fell from the Spanish side, Nadal suffered a slump in his performance that Djokovic took advantage of to force the third set.But when the situation looked worse for Nadal, with 2-2 and a break ball for the Serbian, the Spaniard recovered his best level to not only maintain his serve but break the next Serbian and end u...
Daniil Medvedev takes second place in the ATP Rankings
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Daniil Medvedev takes second place in the ATP Rankings

In the Masters 1000 of Madrid, the Russian fell fast, before the Chilean Cristian Garin, but managed to climb again to second place in the world ranking as the Spanish fell in the quarterfinals against the German Alexander Zverev, finally champion of that tournament.However, This modification makes Nadal lose much more than a specific position, since, regardless of what happens in the Masters 1000 in Rome and in the following weeks, He will no longer be able to play Roland Garros as No. 2 on the list. Due to the changes in the system, he defends the title of Rome 2019 and will not be able to add more, as long as he does not decide to ask for an invitation and go to another tournament before Paris.That puts the 13-time Parisian champion at risk of being third and meeting Djokovic in a poten...
Nadal is installed in the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open
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Nadal is installed in the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open

Garin, meanwhile, was glimpsed among the eight best of a Masters 1000 for the second time in his career, emulating what was done in the Paris Masters of 2019. That was the same season that the 24-year-old Chilean reaped his previous one against one of the five best in the ranking, the then world number three Alexander Zverev, towards the conquest of the tournament title of Munich in 2019.Vanquish Medvedev represents a great blow to Garin, although it is known that clay is a surface that bothers the Russian, runner-up of the US Open 2019 and Australian Open last February.“A Daniil He doesn't like to play on clay very much, but anyway I'm very happy because he's always a great rival, ”he said. Garin, who broke twice in the third set to tip the duel in his favor. !function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s) {if(...