Rafael Nadal became just the fourth player to reach 1000 ATP level wins and wants to go for more. Within the enormous number of successes of Spanish, there are several names that are repeated many times.
The podium of players who fell more times against the Spanish tops it Novak Djokovic. The Serbian lost 27 times to the Mallorcan, although the record is in his favor. David ferrer, meanwhile, yielded 27 times to Rafa while his great friend Roger Federer suffered it 24 times.
Tomas Berdych is the next player on the list. The Czech lost 20 times to Nadal, with whom he had a personal duel that transcended the limits of the court. Another Swiss Stan wawrinka, is the fifth player with the most defeats against Rafa with a total of 19.
The sixth place on the list is tied between Andy Murray and Fernando Verdasco. The British and the Spanish fell 17 times each to the current world number 2 with various clashes between ATP tournaments, Masters 1000 and even ATP decisive instances.
Richard Gasquet, eliminated from the competition at the hands of Diego Schwartzman, is the eighth player with the most defeats against Rafa with 16. The list of the matador’s preferred victims is closed Phillip Kohlschreiber and another Spaniard: Nicolás Almagro. Both were defeated by Nadal in a total of 15 opportunities.