Quarter-finals terminus for new number one Nadal in Cincinnati
Rafael Nadal is in the night from Friday to Saturday, surprisingly turned off on the Masterstoernooi in Cincinnati. The Spaniard went out in the quarter finals in two sets down against the Australian Nick Kyrgios.
It was 6-2 and 7-5 for the number 23 in the world. The party lasted a little more than one hour and twenty minutes.
“It is always difficult to go against Nick to play. I started still like the contest, but I got it at important moments and leave,” said Nadal after the end of the party.
Kyrgios in the next round against a compatriot of Nadal, David Ferrer. The Spaniard was in the quarterfinals too strong for Dominic Thiem. The other semi-final between American John cheney, who and the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov.
Until next year @RafaelNadal…
Time of placing
03:48 – 19 August 2017
Nadal is in spite of the defeat from Monday, the new number one in the world. He lost to Andy Murray. The Shot missing in Cincinnati because of a hip injury.
The 31-year-old Nadal was in July 2014 for the last time at the top of the world rankings. In total, he carried out a ranking for 141 weeks.
In July, Nadal for the tenth time in Roland Garros. So he was the first player who has one Grand Slam at least ten times on his name knew how to write.
Nadal, thanks to “passion and love” for tennis is back at number one position