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Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe LIVE: Rafael Nadal faces Frances Tiafoe in fourth round


Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe LIVE: US Open fourth round: Second seed Rafael Nadal was at his absolute best in the third…

Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe LIVE: US Open fourth round: Second seed Rafael Nadal was at his absolute best in the third round contest at the US Open as he defeated Richard Gasquet in straight sets dropping just six games. The World No.2 will aim to continue his form in the tournament as he takes on 22nd seed Frances Tiafoe in the fourth round. Tiafoe enters the contest after defeating Diego Schwartzman in straight sets in the previous round. Follow US Open 2022 LIVE updates on InsideSport.IN 

Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe LIVE: Rafael Nadal eyes US Open quarterfinal, takes on Frances Tiafoe in fourth round – Follow LIVE updates 

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  • Rafael Nadal entered the US Open this year after a second round defeat at the Cincinnati Masters.
  • It wasn’t a smooth sailing for the 36-year old in the first two rounds as he dropped a set each against wildcard entrant Rinky Hijikata and Fabio Fognini.
  • However against Richard Gasquet he brought back his A-game as he dropped just six games to clinch a straight set victory and advanced into the fourth round.
  • The Spaniard needs to showcase the same form in the upcoming contest as he will be playing against a seeded player for the first time in the tournament.
  • Nadal is eyeing his third Grand Slam title this year and if he wins it, he will get his hands on the 24th major title in his career, which would be two more than his nearest rival Novak Djokovic.
  • Frances Tiafoe started the year with first round defeats at both the Adelaide International tournaments.
  • He then bowed out from the second round at the Australian Open as he lost in straight sets to compatriot Taylor Fritz.
  • He made it to the third round at Miami Open, while he lost in the second round at the Indian Wells Masters.
  • He began the clay court season with a quarterfinal appearance at the ATP Houston. He finished as runner-up at the Estoril Open.
  • At the French Open he couldn’t go past the second round as he lost to David Goffin in a four-setter in Round 2.
  • He started the Grass court season with first round defeats at Queen’s Club and Eastbourne International.
  • At the Wimbledon, he reached the fourth round and yet again lost to David Goffin in a five-setter.
  • He reached the semifinal at the Atlanta Open and quarterfinal at Citi Open and just before the US Open, he bowed out from the second round at Cincinnati Masters.
  • At the US Open he has shown terrific form so far as he won all his matches in straight sets. He faced opponents like Marcos Giron, Jason Kubler and 14th seed Diego Schwartzman in the first three rounds.

Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe Head-to-Head: Frances Tiafoe will be facing Rafael Nadal for the third time in his career. Nadal has won both their previous matches and leads the head-to-head record 2-0. They last faced in 2019 at the Madrid Masters and Nadal won it in straight sets. The Spaniard once again will be the favourite, but Tiafoe is in a good form at the moment and can spring a surprise.

Where to watch US Open 2022 LIVE streaming in India?

US Open 2022 will be LIVE streamed in India on SONY SIX & SONY TEN 2 channels from 29th August 2022 followed by the LIVE coverage of the Quarterfinals from 6th September 2022 on SONY TEN 2 (English), SONY TEN 3 (Hindi), and SONY TEN 4 (Tamil & Telugu) channels.

Rafael Nadal vs Frances Tiafoe LIVE: Rafael Nadal eyes US Open quarterfinal, takes on Frances Tiafoe in fourth round – Follow LIVE updates 





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