Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal in the semifinals of the French Open in three sets beat Juan Martin del Potro.
Nadal and del Potro at Roland Garros crossed for the first time since 2007. The match of the first round of the 11-year-old Spaniard won in three games, losing 10 games. Today clay king more confident, coped with a two-meter Argentine.
Del Potro his usual level of tennis showed only in the first set. During the launch party at the Argentine had six break points, including double hidden set-bol with the score 4:4. Nadal to fight, he defended his serve in the next game for the first time imposed a fight at the reception and waited for error del Potro for a set-bol.
Losing their chances in the first set, del Potro wilted and no more problems Nadal has created. The Spaniard in two sets made four breaks of serve and his serve in only one game has felt a lot of resistance.
Rafael Nadal, the 11th time reached the finals of Roland Garros, where he was waiting for Austrian Dominic Tim. Nadal can become an 11-time winner of the Open championship of France. Along the way, the Spaniard in Sunday’s bout against Tim’s will to protect the status of the first racket of the world.
Rafael Nadal (Spain, 1) – Juan Martin del Potro (Argentina, 5) – 6:4, 6:1, 6:2