Wimbledon 2022: Rafael Nadal beats Fritz and cheers with the crowd
by LORENZO CIOTTI | VIEW 2144
Rafael Nadal wor a very intense match valid for the quarter-finals of Wimbledon 2022 against Taylor Fritz. The Majorcan had the best of the American in the fifth set after 4 hours and 20 minutes. Final score: 3-6 7-5 3-6 7-5 7-6 (10-4).
The Spaniard managed to land for the eighth time in his career in the semifinals in London despite a problem accused during the first set in the abdomen. During the match, the box of the Spanish champion, especially his father, asked Nadal to retire to avoid further physical problems, but the 22-time Slam champion did not abandon the challenge, demonstrating once again his great desire to win and of playing.
The twenty-two-time slam winner gritted his teeth and stoically beat Fritz. In the semifinal Nadal will have to contend with Kyrgios who beat Garin comfortably in three sets to win his first career slam semifinal. Here is the video of the match point:
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The champion comes back to defeat Taylor Fritz in a five-set epic, 3-6, 7-5, 3-6, 7-5, 7-6(4)#Wimbledon | #CentreCourt100 pic.twitter.com/G7Luqy8lSH — Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 6, 2022