Rafael Nadal fought hard to come back against a formidable and in-form Juan Martin del Potro, but in the end, the Argentinian prevailed to reach the finals at Shanghai.
The first set was one sided, with no breaks for Rafa. Del Potro played a solid set and took it at 6-2. Despite a stronger performance in the second set, Rafa could not consolidate and Del Potro took the set and the match at 6-4.
Rafa’s next tournament is Basel. Vamos Rafa, you are a true champion, and win or lose, you are World No. 1!
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