Rafa Nadal – Schwartzman live: online Rome Masters 1000 tennis match
20:21. In that semifinal of Rome Masters 1000 aspires to be Rafael Nadal for which you must then beat Diego Schwartzman. The tennis player from Manacor celebrated the arrival of the public starting tomorrow at the Foro Italico in statements to the media. “If the conditions are safe enough it will be fantastic. I am convinced that they will do their best and although 1000 people is not a lot, at least it is something. I am happy for the tournament and tennis ”, said Nadal, current champion of the tournament, wanting to receive an audience that has seen him win on nine occasions.
20:14 Some semifinals in which, by the way, there will be a public presence in the stands of this Foro Italico, as announced yesterday at the last minute by the Italian Sports Minister. About 1000 fans will be the lucky ones to be able to enjoy the semifinals of this Masters 1000 of Rome.
20:10. The other semifinal is yet to be decided. The victor of this Rafa Nadal – Diego Schwartzman that we are going to live live and online in OKDIARIO will face the winner of the Denis Shapovalov – Grigor Dimitrov, a duel that started a few minutes ago and which for now remains fairly even. It will be the second semifinal on Sunday, scheduled for no earlier than 7:00 p.m.
20:06. We also take the opportunity to look at the main picture of this Masters 1000 of Rome. The first semifinal has already been defined and it will star Novak Djokovic and Casper Ruud. The Serbian, number one in the ATP, got rid of Koepfer in three sets, 6-3, 4-6 and 6-3, while the Norwegian tennis player, a student of Rafa Nadal’s Academy, eliminated the local Berrettini (5- 7, 6-3 and 7-6) to get into his first semi-final of a Masters 1000, where he will face Belgrade for the first time.
20:01. We look at the Campo Centrale of this Foro Italico in which they have been cited Rafael Nadal and Diego schwartzman not before 8:30 p.m. to see how the duel that precedes her goes and Karolina Pliskova already has the first set in her pocket (6-3) and leads the second 1-0 after a break against Mertens.
19:52. On land, the last time Rafael Nadal and Diego schwartzman They faced each other in the 2018 Roland Garros quarterfinals, where the Argentine scored the first set – the first to beat him on that surface after three precedents – but Nadal ended up coming back and taking the duel with a final result of 4- 6, 6-3, 6-2 and 6-2. It is the first time that they coincide in the Masters 1000 of Rome.
19:44 It is the tenth confrontation between Rafael Nadal and Diego schwartzman, with a full of victories for the Spanish against the Argentine. The last duel took place in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup in Madrid 2019 with a 6-1, 6-2 victory for the Balearic.
19:37. The afternoon started very well for Spanish tennis after the comeback of Garbiñe Mugurza against Victoria Azarenka to get into the semifinal of the tournament in Rome. Tomorrow she will face Simona Halep, number two on the circuit, but the first seed of the tournament given the absence of Barty. And so that Garbiñe is not the only Spanish representative this Sunday in Rome, Rafael Nadal will try to take the ticket to the semifinal by beating Diego schwartzman, number 15 of the ATP, in a duel that will close the day at the Foro Italico.
19:30 hours. Good afternoon! Welcome to direct of the quarterfinal match of the Masters 1000 in Rome that faces Rafael Nadal and Diego schwartzman in the central court of the Foro Italico. The meeting is scheduled for no earlier than 20:30, but from now on we are going to experience the preview of this meeting and we will also review what has happened throughout the day this Saturday in Rome.
Rafa Nadal reached the quarterfinals of the Masters 1000 in Rome after beating Dusan Lajovic (6-1 and 6-3) in two sets in an hour and a half of the match. The Spanish showed a solid game with the only one but having given up his service to the Serbian twice.
On the other side of the net, Nadal will meet an old acquaintance on the circuit, Diego schwartzman, nicknamed as the little, which broke in the round of 16 of the Roman tournament of the Polish Hubert Hurkacz in three sets, (3-6, 6-2 and 6-4).