Daniel Nestor ,former No.1⃣ in doubles, 9⃣1⃣ titles holder, 1⃣2⃣xGrand Slam 🏆, Olympic 🥇, 4⃣xTour Finals champ inducted into the Rogers Cup Hall of Fame.He’s the last left-handed male player who completed the career Grand Slam in men’s doubles & the only 1⃣🇨🇦🎾player who achieved this feat!
Dominic Thiem claimed his 1⃣st ever win at Rogers Cup beating Denis Shapovalov. Last time when an 🇦🇹male player won a match at Rogers Cup (that time Canada Masters) was in 2004 Jurgen Melzer vs Fernando González Ciuffardi in R3 (6-3,6-3). 2 weeks later Gonzalez with Nicolas Massu (Thiem’s current coach) won Olympic 🥇
Denis Shapovalov is back to the place where his success story just started in 2017. Attending live tv coverage about draw ceremony of Coupe Rogers présentée par Banque Nationale 2019. However, Denis’ route is tough: R1 Pierre-Hugues Herbert R2 Dominic Thiem R3 Marin Cilic
Winning Internazionali Di Tennis BNL, Foro Italico, Roma as his 1⃣st title this year, Rafael Nadal extended his Open-era record streak of consecutive years winning at least 1+ title to 16 years (2004-2019)
Rafael Nadal gave the 1⃣st ever 6⃣-0⃣ set to Novak Djokovic in their 5⃣4⃣th H2H matches since 2⃣0⃣0⃣6⃣!!! This is the 1⃣st bagel btw the two players! The historic milestone happened in the first set of the final of Internazionali Di Tennis BNL, Foro Italico, Roma.
Beating Novak Djokovic Internazionali Di Tennis BNL, Foro Italico, Roma final, Rafael Nadal broke all-time men’s record for most wins against No.1-ranked players (2⃣0⃣ wins). He broke the tie with Boris Becker who had 19 wins against No.1. players.
After Toni Nadal, the winningest coach of all-time showed up Internazionali Di Tennis BNL, Foro Italico, Roma, Rafael Nadal turned back the time, and started to demolish opponents: 2 matches in 129 minutes, lost only 2 games (61 60 vs Jérémy Chardy and 61 60 vs Nikoloz Basilashvili).
Fernando Verdasco is keep his winning streak (4-0) alive vs Dominic Thiem on every surface! 2015 Wimbledon grass 57 64 57 63 64 2017 Rolex Paris Masters hard 64 64 2018 Rio Open clay 64 60 2019 Internazionali Di Tennis BNL, Foro Italico, Roma clay 46 64 75
Stefanos Tsitsipas closing the gap on Big3⃣ (Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer), however only at level non-final matches.The Greek player did not win a set vs Big3⃣ in his 4⃣ final meetings (2x 500, 2×1000 ATP Tour Masters level).His record in that finals: 0⃣–4⃣ with 8⃣ lost sets!
Since 2005, Mutua Madrid Open is the only 1⃣ among the ATP Tour Masters locations where all members of BIG4⃣ won at least 2⃣ Masters titles!(5⃣x Rafael Nadal, 3⃣ – 3⃣x Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer , 2⃣x Andy Murray).