Diego schwartzman Y Rafael Nadal will be measured this Friday for the semifinal of Roland Garros, in search of getting the ticket to play the decisive match in search of the Paris Grand Slam title.
The Argentine and the Spanish will meet again after the great victory of the Small in the Rome Masters 1000, but Roland Garros tIt will have an important condition: the spectacular record of the Spanish in this contest.
Nadal debuted at the French Open in 2005 on the right foot: he eliminated Roger Federer in the semifinals and beat Mariano Puerta to establish himself for the first time in the tournament. From that moment, Rafa has 98 wins and only two losses, against Robin Soderling and Novak Djokovic.
The first of these was against the Swede, for the round of 16 of the Paris competition in 2009. At that time, Soderling He was left with the victory by 6-2, 6-7, 6-4 and 7-6 and eliminated Rafa from the competition.
Further, Djokovic was the last tennis player to defeat Nadal at Roland Garros. The current world number one beat the Spanish in the quarterfinals of the 2015 edition, beating him 7-5, 6-3 and 6-1.