Tag Archive | "Rafael Nadal"

Federer loses to Nadal in Australian Open final

Monday, February 2, 2009


Former world number one,the Swiss Roger Federer lost to the reigning world number one, Rafael Nadal of Spain by 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2. Nadal now has 6 grand slams and Roger still has to get one more to equal Pete Sampras’s record of 14 grand slam titles. Here is an excerpt from a blog […]

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Nadal survives Verdasco,plays Federer in final of Australian Open

Friday, January 30, 2009


The world number one from Spain, the unstoppable Rafael Nadal defeated compatriot Fernando Verdasco, seeded 14 for the tournment in an epic semi final by 6-7,6-4,7-6,6-7,6-4 in Australian Open. The both played gruelling tennis for almost 5 and a half hours (314 mins) and at the end it was a double fault by Verdasco serving […]

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Rafa does it again: Runs over Fedex

Tuesday, June 10, 2008


Photo: Getty Images Roger:”Can i have this trophy in this plate?” The king of clay, Rafael Nadal defeated the world number one & top seed Roger Federer to clinch his fourth consecutive title at Roland Garros from 2005-’08. But Rafa had his name in record books for more reasons than one. He became only the […]

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