What happened to Rafael Nadal in 2015?
Nadal played at the 2015 Wimbledon as tenth seed. After beating Thomaz Bellucci in the first round in straight sets, he was eliminated in the second round in four sets by Dustin Brown. By winning, Brown became the first ever qualifier to ever beat Nadal at a Grand Slam.
What did Nadal do in 2008?
Nadal’s 2008 tennis season is considered to be one of his best seasons on tour. Nadal won 8 titles in 2008, including two Grand Slams and the Olympic gold medal. In addition, Nadal also won three Masters titles – Monte Carlo, Hamburg, and Toronto.
When did Nadal last lose a set in French Open?
Nadal is the first player to win four grand slams without dropping a set (2008, 2010, 2017 and 2020 French Opens) surpassing the old record of three grand slams held by Borg. He is also the first player, male or female, to win 100 matches at French Open.
Has Nadal pulled out of the US Open?
Rafael Nadal announced he has pulled out of the U.S. Open and will take some time away from playing to recover from a foot injury. Nadal joins Roger Federer, who is also sitting out of this year’s tennis tournament.
Who beat Nadal in 2016?
After receiving a bye in the first round, Nadal reached the semifinals of the Argentina Open by defeating Juan Mónaco and Paolo Lorenzi respectively in straight sets. However, he lost to an in-form young-gun Dominic Thiem in the semifinals in three sets after squandering 2 match points.
What happened to Nadal French Open 2015?
Rafael Nadal was the five-time defending champion, but lost to Djokovic in the quarterfinals. This was only Nadal’s second career defeat at the French Open (the previous one being in 2009 to Robin Söderling) and ended his record win streak at the tournament of 39 matches.
Who has Nadal lost to on clay?
To date Djokovic is the only man to have beaten Nadal in all four majors. Of their 58 matches, 27 have been on hard courts, 27 have been on clay, and 4 have been on grass. Nadal leads on clay (19–8), while Djokovic leads on hard courts (20–7).
Who has beaten Nadal the most on clay?
Since 2017, a new balance of power surged, as the two champions have each won three of their six meetings. Novak Djokovic is the player who most challenged Rafael Nadal on clay, having beaten him 7 times (for 19 losses).
Why did Rafael Nadal withdraw from US Open?
The four-time U.S. Open champion said he was pulling out because of a chronic problem with his left foot.
Why did Rafael Nadal withdraw?
Rafael Nadal has a 17-0 record for the season but decided to withdraw from the Miami Open, which gets underway on March 21, because he does not want to risk any further injury as he enters the latter stages of his decorated career.
Did Rafa play 2015 Garros?