He does not stop adding milestones to his prolific career Rafael Nadal. With his victory against his compatriot Feliciano lopez by 4-6, 7-6 (5) and 6-4, the Spanish managed, in addition to reaching the round of 16 in the Masters 1000 of Paris-Bercy, his 1000th victory as a professional.
In this way, the No. 2 in the world became the fourth player to reach this figure and is only behind the American Jimmy Connors, Swiss Roger Federer and American Ivan Lendl.
The Swiss ranks second among the most successful players with a total of 1,242 wins. His record is also completed by another 271 defeats. Connors, leader in this area, registers 1,274 and 283 respectively. With Lendl’s 1,068, only the three of them have more wins than Nadal on the ATP Tour.
To reach this number, Rafa also added 201 defeats. Will the Spaniard be the player with the most victories in professional tennis?