Australian Open R4: What time does Rafael Nadal play against Gael Monfils?

Rafael Nadal of Spain plays a backhand in his third round match against Alexander Zverev of Germany on day six of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 21, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Jan. 20, 2017 - Source: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images AsiaPac)
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Rafael Nadal will play Gael Monfils in the fourth round on Monday – an opponent he holds a 12-2 record against.

Rafa has won the last four meetings, including a 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 victory at the Australian Open in 2014.

Date: January 23, 2017

Match time: It’s the second match of the evening session on Rod Laver Arena and follow the conclusion of the women’s singles clash between Karolina Pliskova and Daria Gavrilova. Approximately 8.30 PM local time / 4.30 AM EST –  New York, Montreal / 9.30 AM GMT – United Kingdom / 10.30 AM  CET – Spain, France, Germany, Italy. To convert to your local time, use this website.

Rafa on playing Gael Monfils:

He’s the No. 6 in the world, no? He’s playing great. He had an amazing year last year. He started the season again playing very well.

Going to be a big, big match. Very tough one. I need to play my best.

A win would give Rafa his 30th appearance in a Grand Slam quarterfinal.

Monfils on playing Rafa:

It’s always a pleasure to play against Rafa. We had a big battle in Monte-Carlo – he won this one, but I’m going to recover good tonight and I’ll be ready for the next day.

Here are the matches our champ and the often- acrobatic Monfils have played against each other:

The winner will meet either third seed Milos Raonic or 13th seed Roberto Bautista Agut in the quarter-finals.



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