Djokovic-Nadal, the Australian Open final live | sports

Djokovic-Nadal, the Australian Open final live | sports



THE COUNTRY

To find the most recent victory of Nadal, 32, on hard court against Djokovic must rewind until 2013, when he beat in the final of the US Open. On Australian soil, the two were measured by the title of 2012, offering an unforgettable pulse that was decided in favor of the Balkan. That day they invested 5h 53m, in the longest final in history in a big tournament.

THE COUNTRY

The last time Nadal and Dkokovic they saw each other's faces was in the Wimbledon semifinals, last year. In that duel beat Belgrade, 31, who also claimed the last precedent on fast surface, in the penultimate round of Indian Wells 2016.

THE COUNTRY

Nadal and Djokovic reach the final with an extraordinary dynamic, having saved a lot of fuel – in the previous six rounds they invested 12h 12m, Nadal, and 11h 59m, Djokovic- and with even records. The Balearic Islands land clean and intimidating, without having lost a single set, while the Serbian left only two: one against Shapovalov and another against Medvedev.

THE COUNTRY

No pair of tennis players has faced more times in the It was Open (52) than Djokovic and Nadal. The Serbian has won 27 duels and the Spanish, 25. Yes, in the seven Grand Slam finals he has played Nadal dominates: four wins for the Spanish and three for the Serb.

THE COUNTRY

Good Morning.

The day has arrived. In less than an hour the number one in the world, Novak Djokovic, and number two, Rafael Nadal, will play the final of the Australian Open in the center court of the venue, the Rod Laver Arena.



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