After a straight sets victory over Kei Nishikori in Round 4, top seed Rafael Nadal set the stage for a quarterfinal showdown with Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open.
Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
START TIME: Not before 2:00 pm local (Melbourne), 4 am CET (Madrid), 3 am GMT (London), 10 pm EST Tuesday, January 21 (New York). Updated: 9:00 pm (México, Guatemala) 12:00 am (Argentina, Chile, Paraguay) 10:00 pm (Colombia, Peru) 10:30 pm (Venezuela) 11:00 am (Bolivia) 1:00 am (Brazil, Uruguay) 4:00 am (Espana)
To convert to your local time, use this website. Please Note: Rafa’s match is third on Rod Laver Arena in the morning session, so exact time depends on the how long the previous matches last; however, if matches end early, Rafa’s match will still only be played after 2:00 pm local time. For exact time, please see updates on our Twitter feed or on AustralianOpen.com on the day of the match.
Rafa and Grigor have played each other three times, with Rafa leading the series 3-0. VAMOS RAFA!
|Year||Tournament & City||Surface||Round||Winner & Score|
|2013||ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati
6-2, 5-7, 6-2 Stats
|2013||ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte Carlo
6-2, 2-6, 6-4 Stats
7-5, 3-6, 6-2 Stats