Australian Open 2022: Rafael Nadal reportedly suffered heatstroke and lost 4kg in win over Denis Shapovalov

Australian Open 2022: Rafael Nadal reportedly suffered heatstroke and lost 4kg in win over Denis Shapovalov

Rafael Nadal’s extraordinary resilience was on full display as he closed out a five-set marathon against rising star Denis Shapovalov to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. Now the cost of those feats in the heat of a scorching Melbourne summer day has been revealed. The Spanish legend is recovering after Tuesday’s game from which he … Read more

Rafael Nadal denies special treatment from officials, ‘feels sorry’ for Shapovalov

Rafael Nadal denied he gets preferential treatment from the umpires following claims from Denis Shapovalov, the Spaniard was allowed to take longer breaks than players are usually entitled to. Shapovalov fell just short of what would have been a career-best win against the 20-time grand slam champion, but pushed Nadal all the way before falling … Read more

Rafael Nadal v Denis Shapovalov, referee, Carlos Bernardes, corrupt, dispute, video, reaction, press conference

Rafael Nadal v Denis Shapovalov, referee, Carlos Bernardes, corrupt, dispute, video, reaction, press conference

Denis Shapovalov has doubled down on his fiery mid-match rant, sensationally claiming that Rafael Nadal is receiving ‘unfair’ preferential treatment because of his position in the sport. Shapovalov took aim at both Nadal and chair umpire Carlos Bernardes in a heated exchange during their quarter-final loss on Tuesday. The Canadian was infuriated by Nadal’s constant … Read more

Rafael Nadal shows courage and class to win but rival slams preferential treatment

Rafael Nadal shows courage and class to win but rival slams preferential treatment

“I misspoke when I said he’s corrupt or whatever I said. It’s definitely emotional but I do stand by my side. I think it’s unfair, you know, how much Rafa is getting away with,” Shapovalov. With the heat and the frustration of playing Nadal, Shapovalov complained about the star treatment afforded Nadal in not being … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Denis Shapovalov ‘you guys are all corrupt’, vs Rafael Nadal, umpire clash

news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site

Things are heating up in the Australian Open quarterfinals and it has nothing to do with the weather after a star lost it at an umpire. Things are heating up in Melbourne but the weather has nothing to do with it. On a hot 31 degree day, the tempers were fraying in the men’s quarterfinal … Read more

Australian Open 2022 Live Scores, Matchday 9 Results, Order of Play and Schedule, Rafael Nadal vs Denis Shapovalov, Barbora Krejcikova vs Madison Keys

Australian Open 2022 Live Scores, Matchday 9 Results, Order of Play and Schedule, Rafael Nadal vs Denis Shapovalov, Barbora Krejcikova vs Madison Keys

Rafael Nadal’s dream crack at a 21st Grand Slam singles title will continue on Tuesday, with the world No. 5 taking on Canadian Denis Shapovalov for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals. Nadal was due to face world No. 3 Alexander Zverev, who has won his last two games on hard court, but the … Read more

Paula Badosa, Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis double, Rafael Nadal, Alexander Zverev,

Paula Badosa, Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis double, Rafael Nadal, Alexander Zverev,

Madison Keys continued her hot streak and sent eighth seed Paula Badosa crashing out of the Australian Open in the process with a 6-3, 6-1 win to kick off Sunday’s action. Keys, who was ranked 87th in the world earlier in the month, enjoyed a rapid rise to the top after winning the title from … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day five Rafael Nadal Naomi Osaka Ash Barty news results

Rafael Nadal advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 28th seed Karen Khachanov. Nadal, who was aiming for a men’s record 21st Grand Slam singles title, faced his first seeded opponent and lost his first set of the tournament. The sixth seed struggled in the … Read more

Australian Open 2022 Live Scores, Results, Night 5 Updates, Ash Barty Beats Camila Giorgi, Naomi Osaka Loses, Rafael Nadal Beats Karen Khachanov

Australian Open 2022 Live Scores, Results, Night 5 Updates, Ash Barty Beats Camila Giorgi, Naomi Osaka Loses, Rafael Nadal Beats Karen Khachanov

Ash Barty safely advances to the last 16 of the Australian Open for a fourth consecutive year, but defending champion Naomi Osaka will not join her. Rafael Nadal appeared to quickly join Barty, dominating Russia’s Karen Khachanov early on to lead 6-3 6-2. But his bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title then stumbled … Read more