Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev will be going head-to-head for the tenth time in their careers when they meet in the semifinals of the French Open on Friday.
Date: June 3, 2022
Match time: Rafa is first match on Court Philippe Chatrier. 2:45 PM local time / 8:45 AM EDT – New York, Montreal / 1:45 PM BST – United Kingdom / 2:45 PM CEST – Spain, France, Germany, Italy / 10:45 PM AEST – Melbourne. To convert to your local time, use this website.
Rafa is the only man left in the French Open field with multiple major victories to his name and he is the only player with a major championship win in the last seven years.
Zverev owns a single win over Rafa on the clay surface. He beat the 21-time major champion at the Madrid Masters last year. He has not defeated our champ at Roland Garros, or at any major. He lost in five sets at the 2017 Australian Open in their only previous major meeting.
Rafa has a 29-7 win-loss record in Grand Slam semifinals overall. Since the beginning of the 2018 season, he has won 6 of the 10 Grand Slam semifinals he has contested.
GOOD LUCK & VAMOS RAFA!