Top seed Rafael Nadal aims to maintain his perfect record against fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta when our champ takes on his Davis Cup and ATP Cup teammate on Saturday.
Date: January 25, 2020
Match time: Rafa is second match on Rod Laver. Around 3 PM AEDT local time / 11 PM EST – New York, Montreal / 4 AM GMT – United Kingdom / 5 AM CET – Spain, France, Germany, Italy. To convert to your local time, use this website.
The world No. 1 holds a 4-0 ATP Head2Head lead against a countryman. In their only previous hard-court meeting, at 2016 Doha, Carreno Busta won a set against Rafa before the lefty rallied for a three-set victory.
|Outdoor Clay||QF||Rafael Nadal||
|2016||Rio de Janeiro
|Outdoor Clay||R32||Rafael Nadal|
|Outdoor Hard||R32||Rafael Nadal|
|2015||Rio de Janeiro
|Outdoor Clay||R16||Rafael Nadal|
Our champ is trying to make the fourth round at the Australian Open for the third straight year.
Rafa is bidding to become the first man in the Open Era to win each Grand Slam twice – and just the third in the sport’s history after Rod Laver and Roy Emerson competed the feat in parts during the amateur era.
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!