“I think I had the best match of the tournament.” Nadal on reaching the quarter-finals of the Indian Wells tournament


Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal commented on reaching the quarterfinals of the tournament in Indian Wells. In the fourth round match, the former world number one defeated American Reilly Opelka 7:6 (7:3), 7:6 (7:5). The match lasted two hours and 11 minutes.

“Opelka is one of the toughest opponents on the Tour. It is very difficult to contain his main weapons – serve and forehand. I think I had the best match in the tournament. I am very happy with how I managed to win, there were two difficult tie-breaks. This victory means a lot to me, ”Tennis365 quotes Nadal.
In 2022, the 21-time Grand Slam winner won his 18th consecutive match. In the 1/4 finals of the tournament in Indian Wells, the 35-year-old Spaniard will meet with the Greek tennis player Nick Kyrgios. The match will take place on March 18 at 01:00 (Moscow time).

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