Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Revels in ‘Special’ Return to Surge into Fourth Round

Rafael Nadal dropped a set for the first time at this year’s Australian Open but played his best match since injury to overcome Karen Khachanov and steam into the fourth round on Friday. The 20-time Grand Slam champion rolled into a two-sets lead and was looking to sweep it in straight sets, before the Russian […]

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Australian Open More Important Than Any Player: Rafa Nadal on Novak Djokovic Saga

Rafael Nadal took a swipe at rival Novak Djokovic on Saturday as the world number one fights deportation from Australia, saying: “The Australian Open is much more important than any one player.” Ahead of the start of the first Grand Slam on Monday, Nadal told reporters at Melbourne Park: “Australian Open will be a great […]

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Don’t Tell Anyone, Here I Am: Rafael Nadal Arrives in Melbourne for Australian Open

Tennis star Rafael Nadal (Twitter) Rafael Nadal had ended the 2021 season early after a recurring foot injury had forced him to withdraw from the US Open. IANS Last Updated:December 31, 2021, 15:10 IST FOLLOW US ON: Spanish tennis stalwart Rafael Nadal has arrived in Melbourne for the season opening Grand Slam — the Australian […]

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