Rafael Nadal Vs Roger Federer
|Federer won his last four game against Rafael Nadal.|
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are greatest rival in Tennis History. Nadal edge This rivalry with lead of 23-14 but in 2017 Federer who take a charge of this rivalry. Federer won his last four game against Nadal including his 18th grand slam title- Australian Open win.
|Roger Federer||Vs||Rafael Nadal|
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Roger Federer defeated long-standing rival Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4 to win the Miami Open on Sunday and continue his outstanding start to the year. Federer won this game in two straight sets and he done it with ease.
The Spaniard normally loves to blast forehands through Federer's backhand. But the 2017 version of Federer's backhand is like nothing Nadal has ever seen, and in the process of adjusting to it, other parts of Nadal's game have suffered. Federer, on the other hand, dictated throughout the Miami final with his Serve +1 strategy, hitting a forehand after the serve 82 per cent of the time.
After returning from six month injury time , He won Australian Open , Indian Wells , and Now Miami Open.
The first set was a tight affair with both players having their opportunities to break. But it was not until the eighth game and 10th break point of the set that one of them was able to get ahead. Nadal could only find the net from a Federer backhand and the Swiss grabbed a 5-3 lead and held the next game to secure the first set.
In a Second set both players took their games until Federer strikes again , When Nadal shot a ball long on a wonderful backhand. Federer took a set 6-4 and game.
Nadal is in a great form this year but He failed to deliver this form in Finals. He lost three finals in This year.
Nadal was playing in his fifth Miami Open but He lost once again in this super Series event.