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Nadal is one win away from a hat-trick in Acapulco

Avatar of Nick John By Nick John Dec20,2023 #Acapulco #Nadal #trick
Nadal is one win away from a hat-trick in Acapulco 2
Nadal is one win away from a hat-trick in Acapulco 2

15 years after his first title in Acapulco, the Spanish tennis player is facing the opportunity to once again wear the sombrero shirt of the champion.

`I’m very happy. It was a great victory against one of the best players in the world and also a good friend,` Nadal shared.

Nadal celebrates his victory over Dimitrov.

To be in the semi-finals, Dimitrov overcame many difficult barriers.

But to do the same thing when facing Nadal is an impossible task for Dimitrov.

From a 1-2 lead at the beginning of the opening set, Nadal won four consecutive games, including two consecutive blocking games, to lead 4-2.

Nadal is one win away from a hat-trick in Acapulco

Rafael Nadal 2-0 Grigor Dimitrov

Set two took place with a similar scenario.

Scoring 15 winners and making 12 unforced errors, Nadal completed his 19th win in Acapulco, where he has won the championship twice, in 2005 and 2013. On the journey to the final, he has yet to lose.

Nadal, who is leading this year’s tournament in return game win rate with 58% (19 out of 33 games), will have his first meeting with Taylor Fritz in the final at 10:00 a.m. Sunday, March 1 (Hanoi time).

The 22-year-old tennis player made a stunning comeback against compatriot John Isner to reach the final of the ATP 500 tournament in Acapulco for the first time.

After one hour and 41 minutes, Fritz won 2-6, 7-5, 6-3 with 28 winners and 14 unforced errors, in which the number of direct serves was also better than his senior (15 compared to

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