On Tuesday, Rafael Nadal will face Italian Andreas Seppi (No.74) in the second round of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Date: August 9, 2016
Match time: Rafa is third on Center Court. Approximately 3 PM local time / 2 PM EDT – New York, Montreal / 7 PM BST – United Kingdom / 8 PM CET – Spain, France, Germany, Italy / August 10 – Wednesday, 4 AM AEST – Melbourne. To convert to your local time, use this website.
Rafa on playing Seppi:
He is a very tough player. He can play very well on all surfaces with great control from the baseline.
I have to change the rhythm of the match to have success.
This marks the seventh time these two competitors will meet on the professional tour, with Rafa leading the head-to-head series 6-1.
|Outdoor Clay||SF||Rafael Nadal|
|2014||ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte Carlo
|Outdoor Clay||R16||Rafael Nadal|
|2009||ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati
|Outdoor Hard||R32||Rafael Nadal|
|2009||ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Rome
|Outdoor Clay||R32||Rafael Nadal|
|Indoor Hard||R16||Andreas Seppi|
|2006||ESP v. ITA WG PO
60 64 63
|2005||ITA vs. ESP WG PO
Torre Del Greco, Ita
61 62 57 64
Good luck & Vamos!
Source: ATP World Tour