The mark that Nadal surpassed with the final in Melbourne

Rafael Nadal (6th) does not stop making historyNot only did he break records in everything to do with courts on brick dust, but he also carries big marks in cement. With the pass to the final of the ATP 250 in Melbourne, by beating Emil Ruusuvuori (95th) by 6-4 and 7-5, he surpassed a data from Pete Sampras.

When obtaining the ticket to the definition of the Australian contest, The Mallorcan will play the final number 49 in tournaments on cement in his career. Before this championship, he equaled in numbers with Sampras.

Likewise, despite this enormous achievement, it is still far from the top positions: it is located in the seventh historical place, with four finals less than Andy murray (sixth so far).

  1. Roger Federer: 98 finals

  2. Novak Djokovic: 82 finals

  3. Andre Agassi: 69 finals

  4. Jimmy connors: 56 finals

  5. Ivan lendl: 54 finals

  6. Andy murray: 53 finals

  7. Rafael Nadal: 49 finals

  8. Pete Sampras: 48 finals