(Sports news, tennis news Roland Garros) Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic wanted to play earlier in the quarterfinals, but the organizers said no.
Video of 2 beautiful ball situations of Djokovic – Nadal in the 4th round of Roland Garros
Nadal is not allowed to “did” at Roland Garros
At 1:45 am (June 1, Vietnam time), Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic entered the quarterfinals of Roland Garros 2022. According to many experts, the winner of this match is likely to be the owner of the name. Grand Slam in France.
Nadal wants to play earlier but the organizers do not approve
But before talking about expertise, people are talking too much about the organization of the tournament. Before the tournament, experts were disgruntled about the fact that Nadal, who has won the tournament 13 times, was only ranked 5th seed, this is the reason why Rafa had to confront the No 1 seed Djokovic early.
Regarding the organization, Nadal’s coach, Carlos Moya, declared that the organizers of Roland Garros disrespected Nadal when scheduling the quarter-final match with Novak Djokovic on the evening of May 31, Paris time. It took them more than half a day to announce the match schedule. The tournament’s executive director, former female tennis player Amelie Mauresmo had to pause the press conference because she did not want to receive related questions.
Earlier, Rafa expressed his desire to compete during the day, but the owner of 13 Roland Garros championships was not met by the organizers. Nadal expressed being able to play earlier, he said: “I’ve never liked playing in the evening here. In the evening, the humidity is high, the ball is slower and can be very heavy if it is cold. There is a clear difference. between playing in the evening and during the day, especially on clay courts”.
In fact, the organizers cannot change the schedule of the match between Nadal – Djokovic, because they have sold the television rights of this match to an exclusive unit of the evening matches. Despite wanting to please “Gaur” Nadal, the organizers could not break the contract they signed.
On the Djokovic side, the Serbian player has no problem with having to compete in the evening at Roland Garros. He affirmed that the big players have the right to make requests, but the final decision rests with the organizers.
Nadal vs Djokovic: The most important match in tennis history
Former seven-time Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander believes the quarter-final between Nadal and Djokovic could be the most important match the tennis world has ever seen.
Wilander, a three-time Roland Garros champion, and now a Eurosport commentator, asserts: “When they played in the semi-finals of this tournament last year, I called it the greatest match in tennis history, because the winner The winner will win the Grand Slam and this year I would like to repeat again that this is the most important match in the world of tennis.”
“All must really cherish this moment. I don’t know how many more times they can play Roland Garros or the US Open. This is a great opportunity to cherish and cherish these two great players. And Last thing, I hope to have a seat to watch this game.”
Like Wilander, former British tennis player Tim Henman told Eurosport: “This is the most important match in tennis in the last 10 years.”
The former British player believes that the winner of the match will be the owner of Roland Garros 2022. If it is Djokovic, the Serbian player will equal Nadal’s record of 21 Grand Slams, whereas if Rafa wins, he will increase. Grand Slam distance with Djokovic, Federer up 2 titles (22 championships).
For the 59th time facing his career, Nadal is aiming for his 29th victory over the opponent. However, Djokovic also wants to defend his Roland Garros title. There are too many things for the tennis world to anxiously await in the upcoming heroic show.
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