Friday, December 15th, 2017

Rafael Nadal VS Alex Kuznetsov 2012 Australian Open

Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:11 am , filed under Australian Open by

Print Print Email this! E-mail   share Comments 0 Comments Views 1737 Views

 

"Rafael Nadal VS Alex Kuznetsov 2012 Australian Open"World No. 2, Rafael Nadal will be opening his grand tour against American qualifier, Alex Kuznetsov in the 2012 Australian Open.

Top seeded Spaniard; Rafael Nadal will be squaring off with world No.167, Alex Kuznetsov in the opening round of the 2012 Australian Open on Monday, January 16, 2012 at 07:00 GMT, in the opening Grand Slam tournament, which is being held in Melbourne, Australia.

This will be their first head to head against each other in any of the ATP tournaments, as the world No.2; Nadal will be the winner of the today’s first round match.

10-times grand slam champion, Rafael Nadal is aiming for his second title this season at the Australian Open is ready to reclaims his No.1 position in tennis. However, Nadal, who has been suffering from the sore shoulder injury, has a win-loss record of 3-1 in 2012. Nadal in his earlier tournament at Doha has been defeated in the semifinals against the French men, Gael Monfils.

Nadal has recovered from his injury and will be a showing his top class game to get his confidence back to the winning level.

American qualifier, Alex Kuznetsov has been playing in the Challenger circuit for most of his career and has got a win-loss record of 4-14 record in the ATP world tour tournaments.

As per the predictions, it will be straight sets victory for the world No.2, Rafael Nadal.

Tags: , , , , ,



Latest Headlines

Featured Video

Tennis News

Rafael Nadal injury

Will Rafael Nadal play in ATP World Tour Finals

14-time singles Grand slam winner Rafael Nadal is still ... [+]
Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova New Face Of CFDA Campaign

Five-time singles Grand slam winner Maria Sharapova has become ... [+]
US Open 2014

US Open 2014: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer leads, Rafael Nadal Absence

Seven-time Grand slam winner Novak Djokovic and Swiss legend ... [+]

Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014 Finale Live Streaming

Can Roger Federer Challenge Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon Final

Wimbledon Championship 2014 finale will begin at 02:00 pm in Centre Court, where Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are going to ... [+]
Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming

Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming will kick off at local time 02:00pm in Centre Court, as Roger Federer will take on Novak ... [+]
Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard vs. Petra Kvitova in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 final live streaming begins at 13:10 from Centre Court: Eugenie Bouchard will fight against former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova ... [+]
Roger Federer

Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic in Wimbledon 2014 Preview

Wimbledon 2014 Semi Final Preview: Roger Federer will take on Canadian Milos Raonic in the 2014 Wimbledon Championship semi final on ... [+]