DIRECT.  Djokovic - Nadal: The Serb back in the second set, follow the clash live

DIRECT. Djokovic – Nadal: The Serb back in the second set, follow the clash live


DJOKOVIC – CHRISTMAS. Leading 3/0 in the second set, the world No. 1 returns to the score against the Spaniard. Watch the quarterfinal clash live.

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23:20 – New opportunity for Djokovic

New fault in reverse of Rafael Nadal which gives Novak Djokovic a second chance to return to a set everywhere.

23:17 – It’s ruled out by Nadal

Novak Djokovic’s long shot misses the target.

23:17 – Set ball for Djokovic

While he seemed outdated in the exchange, Novak Djokovic gets a set piece kick after a set piece foul by Rafael Nadal.

23:12 – The trend has reversed

At the start of the match up to 3/0 in the second set in favor of Rafael Nadal, the Spaniard controlled the exchanges thanks to his aggression and power. Since Novak Djokovic returned to scoring, the 5th World Cup has been harder to play long and his ball has less impact. It is probably due to the cooler temperature and the humidity that makes the clay heavier. 5/4 for the world No. 1.

23:09 – Solid Christmas

This game was crucial for Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard won the game thanks to a superb service and scored 4/4.

23:06 – What a point!

40-30 after a superb exchange won by Rafael Nadal on a smash after a sublime amortization.

23:04 – Djokovic starts to take over

15-30 on Rafael Nadal’s serve for Novak Djokovic, much stronger since the second half of the second set.

23:00 – Djokovic in the lead

Novak Djokovic is back. For the first time in the game, the Serb leads the score. 4/3 for the world No. 1.

22:56 – The double fault at the wrong time

Novak Djokovic’s double foul at 40-40. The Serb gives Rafael Nadal the opportunity to pass in front.

22:51 – Djokovic is back

Leading 6/2 3/0, Novak Djokovic has just resumed his second late break. The Serb reconnects to 3/3 with the service to follow. If the world No. 1 seems to be doing better, the Spaniard is making more mistakes.

22:49 – The game lasts

The sixth game of the second set started almost 18 minutes ago. New tie between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.

22:46 – Third break point for Djokovic

On a free kick by Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic has the opportunity to score 3/3.

22:43 – First double foul for “Rafa”

On a new advantage in his favor, Rafael Nadal committed his first double foul of the match.

22:40 – The statistics that hurt

Since the start of the match, Novak Djokovic has not won any of the fourteen points he has played in 40-40 against Rafael Nadal.

22:37 – Nadal returns to height

Rafael Nadal has just saved two break points, the second on an ace. Equality between the Spaniard and Novak Djokovic.

22:35 – Two 3/3 balls for “Djoko”

Novak Djokovic’s counterattack was impressive and was only stopped by a shocking foul. 15-40 on the service of the Spaniard.

22:33 – The game goes up another notch

Novak Djokovic is back. The Serb just scored two superb points before Rafael Nadal responded with a long linebacker.

22:30 – Djokovic is better

For the first time in the match, Novak Djokovic won two games in a row and returned to 3/2 with a late break in favor of Rafael Nadal.

22:27 – Djokovic catches a break

Bad play by Rafael Nadal who commits four direct fouls and “offers” Novak Djokovic the opportunity to get back on the set and why not in the game. 3/1 for Christmas.

22:21 – Double break for Nadal, 3/0

Rafael Nadal is taking the field for Novak Djokovic. The Spaniard has just broken the Serbian’s double breaker and is now leading 6/2 3/0.

22:16 – Nadal confirms, 2/0

After a short tussle with the defender, Rafael Nadal finally tucked the ball home. 2/0 for the Spaniard.

22:12 – Christmas is everywhere!

Rafael Nadal comes on to the pitch. The Spaniard is currently anticipating the majority of Novak Djokovic’s shots.

22:10 – The seventh is the right one, 1/0 for Nadal

Entry break for Rafael Nadal who took the service of Novak Djokovic on his seventh chance. The Spaniard started well in this second round.

22:08 – New opportunities for “Rafa”

Rafael Nadal’s right footed shot is hurting the Novak Djokovic. The Spaniard chains the break balls that are saved by the Serb

22:04 – Game time reached

Game time has just passed. 6/2 0/0 and a break point in favor of Rafael Nadal.

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How to watch Djokovic – Nadal on Prime Video?

Holder of TV rights for Roland-Garros nightly sessions, the platform Prime Video broadcasts this Tuesday night the clash of these quarterfinals of the Internationals of France between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. Exceptionally, the meeting will be broadcast live and in full on the platform.

What is the history of the confrontations between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal?

Tonight is the 59th confrontation between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal where at the moment the Serb leads 30 to 28. On clay, the two players have faced each other 27 times and Nadal leads 19 to 8. A Roland Garros, the gap is even bigger as the Spaniard leads 7-2 before this 10th confrontation. Djokovic, however, has an advantage. If he stumbled upon Nadal in Paris for a long time (the Majorcan won the first 6 matches at Roland-Garros), “Nole” won their last duel, last year in the semifinals on the score of 3/6, 6/3, 7/6 (4), 6/2 in 4:11 before winning the final facing Stefanos Tsitsipas. Here is the history of Roland Garros:

  • 2006: (1/4 final): Nadal beat Djokovic 6/4, 6/4, ab. in 1h54.
  • 2007: (1/2 final): Nadal beat Djokovic 7/5, 6/4, 6/2 in 2:28.
  • 2008: (1/2 final): Nadal beat Djokovic 6/4, 6/2, 7/6 (3) in 2:49.
  • 2012: (final): Nadal beat Djokovic 6/4, 6/3, 2/6, 7/5 in 3:49.
  • 2013: (1/2 final): Christmas b. Djokovic 6/4, 3/6, 6/1, 6/7 (3), 9/7 at 4:37.
  • 2014 (final): Christmas b. Djokovic 3/6, 7/5, 6/2, 6/4 at 3:31.
  • 2015: (1/4 final): Djokovic beats Nadal 7/5, 6/3, 6/1 in 2:26.
  • 2020: (final): Nadal beat Djokovic 6/0, 6/2, 7/5 in 2h41.
  • 2021: (semi-final): Djokovic beats Nadal 3/6, 6/3, 7/6 (4), 6/2 in 4:11

Here is the history of confrontations on ocher outside the Internationals of France:

  • 2021: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 7/5 1/6 6/3 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/0 4/6 6/1 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 7/6 (4) 6/3 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2017: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/2 6/4 in Madrid (Spain)
  • 2016: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 7/5 7/6 (4) in Rome (Italy)
  • 2015: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 6/3 6/3 in Monte Carlo (Monaco)
  • 2014: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 4/6 6/3 6/3 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2013: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 6/2 7/6 (1) in Monte Carlo (Monaco)
  • 2012: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 7/5 6/3 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2012: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/3 6/1 in Monte Carlo (Monaco)
  • 2011: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 6/4 6/4 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2011: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal 7/5 6/4 in Madrid (Spain)
  • 2009: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 3/6 7/6 (5) 7/6 (9) in Madrid (Spain)
  • 2009: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 7/6 (2) 6/2 in Rome (Italy)
  • 2009: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/3 2/6 6/1 in Monte Carlo (Monaco)
  • 2009: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/4 6/4 6/1 in the Davis Cup
  • 2008: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 7/5 2/6 6/2 in Hamburg (Germany)
  • 2007: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic 6/2 6/3 in Rome (Italy)

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