World No. 6 Rafael Nadal continues his Australian Open campaign when he meets Yannick Hanfmann in the second round on Wednesday.
Date: January 19, 2022
Match time: Rafa is third match on Rod Laver. Around 2 PM AEDT local time / 10 PM EST – New York, Montreal / 3 AM GMT – United Kingdom / 4 AM CET – Spain, France, Germany, Italy. To convert to your local time, use this website.
The two have played once before, with Rafa leading 1-0 in head-to-head. Last time they met at the 2019 French Open where Rafa won in straight sets.
Hanfmann came through qualifying to enter the main draw. He won his first Grand Slam match against Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-2, 6-3, 6-2,
The 2009 Australian Open champion is attempting to become just the second man behind Novak Djokovic to win all four majors at least twice. He is also trying to become the third man in the Open Era to win the Australian Open after turning 35 after Roger Federer and Ken Rosewall.
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!