On Thursday, eight-time champion Rafael Nadal will face wildcard Albert Montanes (No. 104) in the third round of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell.
Date: April 21, 2016
Match time: Not before 1.30 PM local time / 7.30 AM EDT – New York, Montreal / 12.30 BST – United Kingdom / 1.30 PM CET – Spain, France, Germany, Italy / 9.30 PM AEDT – Melbourne. To convert to your local time, use this website. (Note: The weather forecast is not looking too promising.)
Watch online: 3pmstream
Our champ leads head-to-head series 3-0. They also met twice on the Challenger circuit, both of which Rafa won in straight sets. Rafa has never lost a set let alone a match to 35-year-old Montanes.
Here are the matches Rafa and Montanes have played against each other:
|2014||Rio de Janeiro
|Outdoor Clay||R16||Rafael Nadal||
|Outdoor Clay||R32||Rafael Nadal||
61 63 62
|Outdoor Hard||F||Rafael Nadal||
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!