On this day 11 years ago Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer played their first match at the third round of the Miami Masters. Our champ beat Roger 6-3, 6-3 in just 69 minutes. It was the first of Rafa’s victories over Federer in 33 meetings. Their record now stands at 23-10, with Rafa in the lead.
Happy 11th birthday, Fedal! 🙂
P.S. Watching this video is guaranteed to make you smile!