Spaniard Rafael Nadal, a 22-time Grand Slam champion and former world No. 1, made it to the second round of Wimbledon 2022.
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In the opening match, Nadal beat the representative of Argentina, Francisco Cerundolo, with a score of 6:4, 6:3, 3:6, 6:4. The meeting lasted 3 hours and 36 minutes.
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4:6, 3:6, 6:3, 4:6
Nadal fired five times, made three double faults and converted six break points out of 14. Serundolo scored two aces, two double faults and converted four break points out of 18.
Rafael Nadal’s next opponent will be Lithuanian tennis player Richardas Berankis. The meeting will take place on June 30 at 10:00 GMT.
The total prize pool of the current Wimbledon was £40,350,000. The reigning champion of the competition is Serb Novak Djokovic.
As you know, tennis players will not be awarded rating points for their performance in London due to ATP sanctions in connection with the removal of Russians and Belarusians.