The US Open draw is a done deal. Rafael Nadal’s first opponent will be Denis Istomin (ranked 107th in the world) of Uzbekistan.
Seeded fourth in New York, our champ is placed in the same half as world number one Novak Djokovic and could meet the Serb in the semi-finals.
- Novak Djokovic vs Marin Cilic
- Rafael Nadal vs Milos Raonic
- Stan Wawrinka vs Dominic Thiem
- Andy Murray vs Kei Nishikori
Rafa’s potential route to the final:
- 1st round: Denis Istomin
- 2nd round: Stephane Robert or Andreas Seppi
- 3rd round: Lucas Pouille
- 4th round: Roberto Bautista Agut
- Quarter-final: Milos Raonic
- Semi-final: Novak Djokovic
- Final: Andy Murray
The main draw play starts on Monday.
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!